Mechanical Assembler

VC999 Packaging Systems - Kansas City, MO (30+ days ago)

This position requires the ability to assemble mechanical components and sub assemblies following detailed assembly drawings, bill of materials, and other written and verbal specifications. Must pass a drug screen and criminal background check for employment.

General Description:

  • Prepares production sheets and other reports, as required
  • Ability to read and understand job aids and work instructions
  • Keeps all work areas clean and orderly
  • Utilizes pneumatic and hand tools to assist with building product
  • Responsible for quality of product produced in his/her work area
  • Reads and interprets engineering drawings to support production
  • Material handling duties, as required kitting product and transporting materials
  • Performs final assembly and testing of product against required specifications
  • Keeps their supervisor apprised of issues related to daily performance
  • Maintains discipline and a safe working environment
  • Must be able to work overtime as required (including occasional Saturdays)
  • Must be willing to be cross-trained in all areas of production
  • Must be punctual, responsible, and reliable
  • Must be able to lift up to 80 lbs. on an occasional basis
  • Must supply your own hand tools and tool box

Company Overview

VC999, XtraPlast, & XtraVac manufacture packaging machines and materials including Vacuum Chamber, Roll Stock, Shrink Packaging, Tray Sealers and more. Headquartered for the Western hemisphere in Kansas City, Missouri we are a fast-paced, customer-focused team.

Work Environment:

  • Clean, Air Conditioned Manufacturing Environment

Work Experience:

  • Previous assembly/sub-assembly work in a manufacturing environment preferred


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent


  • Ability to use hand tools and power tools
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to details
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with others
  • Basic understanding/ability to use computers to access production lists and attendance system


  • Hourly, based on skill level and experience
  • 2 weeks vacation per year to start
  • Excellent benefits package – Paid healthcare, matching 401k, Options for dental, optical, life, etc.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Mechanical Assembly: 2 years (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Kansas City, MO 64116 (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)