Operations Associate I in Hendersonville, TN at ITW Specialty Products

Date Posted: 1/28/2020

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Position Title: Operations Associate I (Assembler)Location: US

Classification: Non-ExemptReports to: Production Supervisor                           
Business Description

ITW Dynatec, a division of Illinois Tool Works, designs and manufactures a full range of industrial adhesive applications for the disposable hygiene products, automotive, and packaging industries worldwide.  ITW Dynatec’s systems are used globally in the manufacturing of diapers and a wide range of other consumer and industrial products. The company’s state-of-the-art technology is backed by a worldwide network of industry-leading customer service and support.  Our vision is to put hot melt adhesive exactly where our customers want it each time, every time, better than anyone else in the world. 

Job Summary 

As a key member of the Production team, the Assembler I is responsible for performing a range of operations connected with production of hoses, controls or other components used with adhesive supply units.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Drive a culture of Safety, Wellness and ITW’s Core Values, ensuring proactive practices.
  • Gathers supplies including parts, tools and materials for production.
  • Utilizes work instructions to assemble components, while checking for quality during process and upon completion.
  • Completes preventive maintenance requirements and troubleshoots malfunctions.
  • Maintains supply inventory levels, places orders as need, and verifies receipt.
  • Completes all required quality and production documentation.
  • Partners with appropriate resources to implement improvements in work processes.
  • Accomplishes simple tasks in a self-directed manner.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalency required; 2-year technical degree/certificate a plus
  • 1-year previous experience in a manufacturing or assembly environment
  • Ability to read and use simple schematics and blueprints
  • Basic point to point electrical wiring
  • Ability to use measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers
  • Knowledge and use of hand and pneumatic tools
  • Beginner level user of MS Office; experience with an ERP system a plus
  • Ability to follow work instruction and work order documents
  • Works well within a team
  • Ability to perform simple testing procedures
  • Basic electrical/mechanical troubleshooting ability
  • Language:  English
  • Availability to work overtime as needed


Take this opportunity to join a successful and enthusiastic global team where you can make a significant impact immediately. You will enjoy a competitive salary and a generous benefits package that includes health, dental, life, LTD insurance, 401k (with company match), employee assistance, wellness and 100% tuition reimbursement programs. ITW is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.