Job Title: Mechanical Assembler

Position Description: Assemble and debug a variety of equipment designed or manufactured by Freund-Vector that meets or exceeds quality requirements and expectations in a cost-effective manner while adhering to all safety guidelines.

Required Education: High School graduate or equivalent required. Formal course on reading blueprints a plus.

Required Experience: Minimum of two years’ experience in mechanical assembly required; pneumatic assembly experience required.

Relevant Skills: Must be able to read blueprints and pneumatic diagrams, perform hand drilling and tapping, and layout and fabricate parts; have good mechanical background and be familiar with the operation of machine shop equipment. Must be able to work overtime, including nights and weekends. Good verbal and written communication skills; accuracy, organizational skills; Ability to handle stress produced by time pressure, equipment design flaws, customer demands, etc.; Ability to concentrate for prolonged periods.

Physical Requirements: Must be able to operate forklift; requires some heavy lifting up to 60 lbs.; involves climbing and working at heights of 30-60 feet; necessary to work in small, confined areas.

Location: Marion, IA


  1. Assemble and debug all machines and/or equipment (customized and stock) per specifications and drawings supplied by Engineering through various means, including fitting weldments, pneumatic assembly, mechanical assembly, etc.
  2. Set-up machines prior to shipment by configuring machine per P & I specifications.
  3. Assure that all manufacturing checklists are completed.
  4. Assure that all assembled parts and equipment are complete and supplied to Shipping per project specifications.
  5. Ensure that all reports on machine problems and/or Engineering Change Orders encountered during the assembly process are turned into immediate supervisor upon completion of the machine.
  6. Maintain adequate personal supply of all hand tools required to perform duties of the position.
  7. Maintain cleanliness of own work area for safety and appearance reasons.


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