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General Assembler - NS
HANOVER PA 17331
Category: Other
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Job code: lhw-e0-90664034

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R. H. Sheppard Co., Inc.

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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General Assembler - NS
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Since its beginnings in 1937, R.H. Sheppard Co., Inc. has grown to be one of the largest employers in South Central Pennsylvania. Today, the company operates 400,000 square foot manufacturing facilities and two state-of-the art foundries in Hanover, Pennsylvania, and an additional 69,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Wytheville, Virginia. While our number of employees, facilities and processing equipment has grown over the years, our basic philosophy has remained the same.


Our employees are committed to providing our customers with the best possible product in design, quality, cost and service.


Employees of Sheppard are provided the opportunity to learn and develop new skills to reach their full potential. Our culture is to promote the advancement of employees who achieve results. This environment has helped the company retain many of our employees for the majority of their working careers, creating an overall average length of service that is among the highest in our industry.


Position Overview:


The primary responsibility of this position is to assemble products from components produced internally and externally while ensuring all quality standards are met. Under general supervision, the incumbent must maintain assembly line volume standards while completing tasks that require a large degree of mechanical aptitude and manual dexterity. Responsibilities captioned below are considered essential job functions:


Principal Duties & Responsibilities:



+ Adhere to established safety procedures and 5 " S " standards (Sort, Set in order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain the cycle) required to perform daily duties in this position, including the proper techniques used in lifting/moving of parts


+ Select component parts to assemble in accordance to the blue prints or instructions, inspect parts for damage and/or imperfections


+ Ensure tolerances are accurate by using the appropriate indicators such as gages, micrometers, dimentionaire, plug gages, air tools, hand torque, wrenches, job blocks and/or V-blocks


+ Operate machines required for pre-assembly operations including CNC machines, thrust washer machines, vertical drills, man-o-meters, parts washers, drill presses and Pressure Relief Valve (PRV) setting machines.


+ Assemble and fasten components according to plans, maintaining required quality standards


+ Coordinate parts using an assembly schedule


+ Visually inspect assembled products to identify component and product issues and inform the supervisor as needed


+ Perform basic tool and machine maintenance including checking oil levels and minor repairs


+ Trains employees in lower class assembly positions, as necessary.


+ Other duties as assigned; required being very flexible in their daily job assignments; cross-training is a must to assure this flexibility



Skills/Qualifications:



+ Communication skills, ability to read, write and comprehend instruction


+ Ability to stand, stoop, bend, walk, reach frequently throughout the workday


+ Ability to lift items up to 70lbs without assistance


+ Manual dexterity


+ Experience operating manual/powered pallet jack


+ Knowledge of shop mathematics and blue print reading



Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:


General shop and machine tool noise, dirt, grease, and coolants from the operation of machine tools and assembly of machines and equipment. Normal working position is standing or walking through out the plant. Some repetitive lifting/moving is required, depending on the daily assignment or tasks being performed. The weight can range anywhere from 1 to 75 lbs in which proper lifting/moving techniques are required.


Standard Shift Hours:


Sun-Thurs: 10pm-6am


Benefits:


Paid Time-Off


Paid Holidays


Medical Insurance with Flexible Spending Account


Free Medical Clinic for Employees and Dependents


Dental & Vision Insurance


Life, STD & LTD


Life Assistance Program


401(k)

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