Assembly Operator jnf

Skilled Trades

Assembly Operator jnf

Generalized Work Activities:

• Controlling Machines and Processes - Using either control mechanisms or direct physical activity to operate machines or processes (not including computers or vehicles).

• Handling and Moving Objects - Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.

• Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates - Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by written form, and/or verbally in person.

• Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material - Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.

• Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events - Identifying information by categorizing, estimating, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances or events.

Detailed Work Activities:

• Set-up and operate rivet and shim presses or assembly fixtures

• adjust production equipment/machinery setup

• attach or mark identification onto products or containers

• clean equipment or machinery

• examine products or work to verify conformance to specifications

• Use Bench Equipment to rivet, stake, torque component parts to complete assemblies by hand

• install equipment or attachments on machinery or related structures

• load or unload material or work piece into machinery

• maintain or repair industrial or related equipment/machinery

• measure, weigh, or count products or materials

• monitor production machinery/equipment operation to detect problems

• operate hoist, winch, or hydraulic boom

• operate forklift

• operate metal or plastic fabricating equipment/machinery

• perform safety inspections in manufacturing or industrial setting

• plan or organize work

• read blueprints

• read production layouts

• read specifications

• read technical drawings

• read work order, instructions, formulas, or processing charts

• recognize characteristics of metals

• set up production equipment or machinery

• understand machine setup instructions

• use precision measuring tools or equipment


A.  Decisions made or actions taken on own authority:

Setup, process, inspect, and record product according to established procedures and within established time requirements.

Accuracy of information and data for all production documents and entries into TCM.

Follow all Safety procedures and policies.

Maintains inventory and production records as required.

Fills/Maintains stock bins as needed.

Maintain necessary equipment, tools and supplies on hand.

Maintain organization and cleanliness of workstations and production shop floor area.

B.  Decisions/actions that require support of associates or higher approval:

1st and Last Article Inspection.

Changes in production quantities.

Changes in production schedules.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (education, knowledge, skills, abilities):

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


• High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).

• Vocational Education Classes or equivalent education or experience may qualify a person for this occupation.

• Machine Tool Technology/Machinist

• Sheet Metal Technology/Sheet working


• Production and Processing - Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture of products.

• Mathematics - Knowledge of arithmetic, with ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to use and understand statistical process control (xbar and rcharts).

• Administration and Management – N/A

• Mechanical - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.


• Quality Control Analysis - Conduct inspections of products, or processes to evaluate quality and/or performance.

• Troubleshooting - Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.

• Operation Monitoring - Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.

• Operation and Control - Controlling operations of equipment or systems.

• Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.


• Control Precision - The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.

• Information Ordering - The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations).

• Manual Dexterity - The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.

• Visualization - The ability to imagine how something will look after it is moved around or when its parts are moved or rearranged.

• Near Vision - The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).

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