Assembler in Hillsboro, OH at ITW Food Equipment Group

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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    1495 North High Street
    Hillsboro, OH
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Job Description

Job Posting- Assembler B – Food Machines

Hobart is a part of Illinois Tool Works (ITW), a Fortune 200 diversified manufacturing company that is a recognized leader among commercial food equipment worldwide. The Hobart Food Machines manufacturing facility located in Hillsboro, OH, is seeking a qualified Assembler. At Hobart, different perspectives are valued, and everyone’s ideas are welcome. We maintain a diverse and inclusive culture. The selected candidate will be responsible for promoting an engaged, safe work environment, measuring productivity, understanding and reducing costs, and on-time delivery.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Performs a wide variety of duties to assemble, check, test and repair in-process electronic and/or mechanical assemblies (sub or final)

·       Assemble, align, fit, adjust clearances and make wiring connections among component parts and ensure proper function and conformance of parts and/or finished products

·       Clean, file hand ream, tap, straighten broach, and set bearings and bushings, perform incidental greasing, filing or shimming on assemblies or component parts as needed

·       Perform wiring/assembly of switches, motors, circuits, sensors, cables, etc.

·       Work from prints, diagrams, sketches, routings, MPS sheets, schematics, oral instruction, written work instructions and photos

·       Perform operational testing procedures throughout assembly process and make any required adjustments, diagnose/correct mechanical/electrical troubles such as misalignment, timing, non-functional, malfunctioning component parts or assemblies

·       Detect unusual conditions, specific problems or quality issues during assembly process and report to proper supervision (assembly errors or component parts)

·       Follow test records and final procedures to evaluate the quality of the product, check field repairs, institute/make repairs, and retest

·       Use hand tools, portable power tools, fixtures and gauges to build/measure performance of  assemblies, sub-assemblies, component parts and complete units, procure additional tools/fixtures required if necessary

·       Pack/move assemblies by using hand tools, power tools, hoists, and powered lift trucks

·       Pack component parts/finished products and hand load on pallets,

·       Complete/file finished product testing and product identifying documentation

·       Assist in maintaining inventories by making transactions to reflect material changes, cycle counting, and notifying supervision when shortages are imminent

·       Reorder, cycle count and stock parts in designated locations using Kan Ban and various other inventory stocking methods

·       Observe good housekeeping/sustainability practices and follow all safety requirements, including preventative maintenance and inspection of tools and material handling devices

·       Work and communicate well with others in a cross-functional team environment

·       Train others as required to pass on acquired job knowledge

·       Adhere to all plant rules and maintain proper attendance standards according to company policy

·       Performs additional duties as required by supervisor

·       Must be able to physically perform (stand, pivot, lean, stoop, lift up to 50 pounds) as job assignment requires

Job Requirements


·       High School Diploma or GED

·       Previous Hobart assembly experience is preferred

·       Fundamental knowledge of computer/electronic handheld device

Pre-employment screenings performed (which includes background checks and drug screening)

ITWFEG is committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for all employees. To demonstrate this commitment, ITWFEG is tobacco-free (including e-cigarettes) on campuses and within company vehicles and maintains a drug-free workplace. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental, and life insurance, short and long term disability benefits, holiday and vacation pay, 401(k) with liberal matching funds, and educational reimbursement. 

ITW FEG is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


For individuals with disabilities who may need help with the application process, ITW- Hobart offers a contact to evaluate requests for assistance and, where appropriate, provide a reasonable accommodation to help the applicants to apply. If you would like this assistance, please call 937-840-5101. Note: Only requests for assistance to apply due to a disability will be responded to.



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