Senior Assembly Technician

NACS, Inc. - Ham Lake, MN (30+ days ago)


Assembly technician will perform electro-mechanical assembly of industrial controls and machinery.


  • Participate in assembly kick-off meetings.
  • Read and interpret complex electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic drawings.
  • Modify electrical enclosures to accept components.
  • Wire field devices including routing of wires.
  • Assemble mechanical assemblies including bearings, gears, actuators, rollers, shafts and pneumatic components.
  • Perform check out, power-up, and start up of complete machine assemblies.
  • Complete build verification and quality assurance documentation as required.
  • Document redlined changes as required.
  • Perform field service as required.


  • Safely perform duties following NACS policies, procedures, and quality standards.
  • Manage projects as it relates to cost and schedule.
  • Communicate with fabrication and engineering for support services.
  • Maintain NACS’s high level of quality
  • Build and strengthen relationships with customers while in house or in customer’s facility.
  • Maintain orderly clean work areas, tools, equipment, and other supplies.
  • Follow NACS Master Documentation and Job Boss procedures.
  • Participate in team building, training, and department communications.
  • Assist other assembly technicians utilizing areas of expertise.
  • Maintain a commitment to the NACS vision and “spirit” by partnering with new and current employees by demonstrating outstanding service, teamwork, and integrity.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have basic knowledge of MS Operating Systems, MS Word and MS Excel.
  • Must have basic knowledge of image, drawing, and ladder logic viewing software.
  • Must have advanced knowledge in reading electrical wiring detail and elementary documentation including bills of material.
  • Must have basic knowledge of electronic principles including transistor theory as applied to analog/digital input and output devises.
  • Must have basic knowledge of UL508A, NFPA79, ETL, and CE requirements.
  • Must have advanced knowledge in reading mechanical elementary drawings, pneumatic/hydraulic diagrams, and instrumentation flow diagrams.
  • Must have advanced knowledge of mechanical assembly techniques.


Applicable AAS, Vocational Certificate, and five years’ machine building experience, or ten years in equivalent experience in both electrical and, mechanical disciplines.


Ability to read and interpret complex documentation, drawings, images, symbols, and software. Ability to effectively communicate with all levels within the company.


Application of basic Geometry, Algebra, and Trigonometry.


Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing work environment, troubleshoot and make accurate timely decisions.


While performing duties of this job the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, talk, walk, use hands, see, and hear. Infrequent lifting of up to 50 pounds is required.

Job Type: Full-time

Qualification Questions

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  • How many years of Assembly experience do you have?
  • How many years of Machine Building experience do you have?


Job Type: Full-time


  • Machine Building: 5 years (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)