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Job Title


Specialist Track - Mechanical Assembly


Company : Simmons Machine Tool Corporation


Location : Albany, NY


Created : 2019-09-02


Job Type : Full Time


Job Description

Specialist Track - Mechanical Assembly Job Summary:The Mechanic is responsible for performing a variety of mechanical assembly functions independently under general supervision.Personnel in the Specialist Track are direct labor personnel who are highly skilled in a specific trade who may also have limited skills in other trades and add value inside the manufacturing environment. This is a non-exempt hourly position in the Manufacturing Department. Candidates may be asked to work any shift, rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays as defined by Company needs.Essential Functions:MechanicsHydraulics/PneumaticsPower TransmissionTubing/PipingAssemble machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, and drawingsAssemble and disassemble equipment using hand tools and power toolsAlign machines and equipment using hoists, jacks, and hand toolsRepair and lubricate machines and equipment as neededPerform a variety of tasks/duties that may change oftenPerform any reasonable request, within qualifications, by the Training Manager Assembly/Field Service or any other Manager, necessary for the smooth, efficient operation of the factory and consistent productionResponsible for the performance of above mentioned duties with minimum supervision, as required, to the quality and safety standards acceptable by Simmons Machine Tool CorporationReports to Training Manager Assembly/Field ServiceTraining and Opportunities:Training and opportunity to learn and/or prove skills in the following disciplines include:Technical SkillsElectrical SkillsCommissioning SkillsMilling MachiningTurning MachiningSpecial MachiningFabricationSurface Prep/TreatmentMaterial HandlingLarge Part/Piece RiggingERP UtilizationQualityProject CoordinationInventoryAdditional Responsibilities:This description reflects the principal functions of the job for the purpose of job evaluation. It should not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements of the job nor shall be construed as giving exclusive responsibility for every function described.Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Three (3) years experience as a journey-level mechanic or completion of a recognized training program in the field of mechanical assemblyAbility to read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures and follow instructionsAbility to work within precise limits or standards of accuracy and use logical step-by-step procedures to complete tasksAbility to work in a typical manufacturing environment and use protective equipment to avoid common hazards such as safety belts and protective glassesGood communication and self-motivational skills requiredLifting up to 40 lbs. on a regular basisPotentially stand for an entire working shiftCharacter, integrity, and trustworthiness are very important attributes that Simmons Machine Tool Corporation looks for in all candidates.Resume and cover letters can be sent by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.