Assembler I-1st Shift -Friday- Sunday

General Summary:

This occupation includes all activities required to assemble, mount, and test various pumps and to combine these pumps with other components and accessories into complete pumping systems.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assemble, disassemble, align, adjust, and repair all horizontal and standard vertical pumps.
  • Checks components prior to assembly for suitability of use.
  • Mount pumps and other accessories and components to base plates using mechanical fasteners and/or by welding. Must have proof of current welding certification and/or able to be certified.
  • Make electrical and mechanical connections.
  • Move material as required.
  • Perform layout work required for mounting and testing
  • Perform operations such as drilling, tapping, fitting, filing, polishing, honing, reaming, countersinking, and adjusting.
  • Performs welding and acetylene cutting required for mounting or leak repair.
  • Performs manual and electronic record keeping and information retrieval functions.
  • Obtain hardware items necessary to complete job or perform test.
  • Setup, prepare, and perform hydraulic pressure tests and record results.
  • Provide training and instruction to other employees as required.
  • Make performance and run test set-ups for pumps, and pumping systems.
  • Assist in conducting performance and run test, read and record test data as required.
  • Receive, store, and retrieve material.
  • Perform work, promote teamwork and communicate in conjunction with our culture and corporate standards (Safety/Environmental, Quality, Continuous Improvement, Communication, Internal Controls, etc.).


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Must be able to work Friday- Sunday 6:00am- 6:00pm
  • Lift truck, two wheeled truck, carts, other material handling equipment.
  • Cranes, hoists, screw jacks, hydraulic jacks.
  • Data terminal, personal computer, electronic engraver.
  • Manual and power driven hand tools.
  • Arc welding and acetylene cutting equipment.
  • Precision measuring instruments, gages, meters.
  • Radial drill press.
  • Power saw, pipe cut-off and threading machine.




Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Vocational Training in electrical, welding, precision measuring instruments, blueprints, or equivalent
  • Specialize on-the-job training in pump hydraulics, diesel engine start-up, and control panel operation.
  • Must have proof of current welding certification and/or able to be certified.


Grundfos participates in E-verify and is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer

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