Mechanical Assembler in Grand Prairie, TX at ITW Construction Products

Date Posted: 8/30/2018

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Job Description

Alpine, an ITW company, currently has an opening for a Mechanical Assembler position in its Grand Prairie, TX facility to produce electro-mechanical sub-assemblies, assemblies and Alpine machine systems  by assembling, testing and troubleshooting final product according to standard operating procedures. Provides technical assistance and cross-functional support as required by business and customer requirements.

Alpine is a leading provider of building component software, equipment, and the industry’s best service to truss manufacturers.  Partnering with our customers, we help to improve their businesses and make them more productive.  We are also a leader in delivering software solutions to homebuilders to increase productivity and profitability.  Alpine is a division of ITW, a F200 global diversified manufacturer with $13.4B in revenue.

ITW offers its employees a path for advancement, a competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package designed to help employees care for themselves, their families, and their futures.


  • Analyze assembly blueprint and specifications, plans machine building operations.
  • Verify conformance of parts to stock list and blueprints.
  • Lay out hole locations and drills and taps holes on parts for assembly.
  • Align components for assembly and bolts, screws, dowels, welds, or rivets parts together, or arranges for assembly by Welder and Electrician.
  • Verify alignment and tolerances of moving parts.
  • Test operation of assembly manually or with powered controls.
  • Assemble, set up, and operate machine to verify functioning, machine capabilities, and conformance to customer's specifications with wrenches, tools, calipers, and gauges to accomplish task at each level.
  • Follow all quality checks and procedures. Participate in root cause analysis to reduce unnecessary quality issues.
  • Communicates with coworkers, management, staff, the general public, and others in a courteous and professional manner. Assist in training of team members. Participates in Team activities to build relationships across the organization.
  • This position may be assigned other duties as needed to support plant and to meet customer needs.

  Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED, technical school preferred
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of industrial related experience in setup, blueprint reading, technical math, measuring tools, machine building and/or equipment maintenance.  
  • Ability to understand basic machinery operations
  • Demonstrate a willingness to cooperate in a team environment.
  • Ability to recognize and identify parts, problems, and offer a resolution.

ITW 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. We do not accept unsolicited resumes. To be considered an applicant, please apply online for a specific job posting.

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