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Assembly Associate - Parson, KS

Parsons, KS | Other
12 Days Ago

Job Description


REPORTS TO:   Production Manager


DEPARTMENT:  Production

FLSA STATUS:  Non-Exempt

LOCATION:   Parsons


TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS*:  No Travel is Expected

*Travel Does Not Refer to Interoffice or Incidental Travel or Errands

NORMAL WORK SCHEDULE*:  M-Th 5:30am-4pm w/Lunch 11:30am-12pm

*Exempt employees are expected to fulfill the duties of their positions regardless of the hours worked.  Non-Exempt employees may be subject to mandatory overtime and/or irregular hours.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:  The assembly associate is responsible for the assembly of equipment that meets company defined quality standards.



  • Work with assembly lead to ensure jobs meet production schedule
  • Complete assembly stages of build as required
  • Assembly area kept clean and organized
  • Work effectively with Shipping Department to crate and secure equipment for shipping
  • Work with other departments to ensure on time delivery and product quality
  • Responsible for being clocked in on appropriate work orders
  • Follow company policies and safety practices as required
  • Work with Operations Safety Manager to ensure safe working environment
  • Work effectively with Quality and Engineering to correct mistakes and minimize rework
  • Complete cleaning stages of build as required
  • Complete sandblasting stages of build as needed




  • Maintain an organized and clean work area (daily)
  • Other duties as assigned


The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.








  • Occasional exposure to a variety of extreme conditions such as working in high and low temperatures
  • The noise level in the production facilities and at job sites can vary
  • Required to work around/near industrial metal equipment including machinery such as plasma table, hand plasma cutters, MIG welders, TIG welders, etc.
  • Work site is an industrial facility with a dusty atmosphere (i.e. stainless steel, carbon steel and aluminum metal dust
  • Subject to paint fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases or other atmospheric conditions


  • Regularly required to stand for long periods of time
  • Prolonged periods of sitting, standing, kneeling…
  • Frequent bending and stooping
  • Frequently (several times per day) lift or move objects up to 25 lbs., regularly (daily) lift or move objects up to 50 lbs. and occasionally lift or move objects up to 75 lbs.
  • Occasional use of stairs to collaborate with engineering/production (up to but not limited to 5 times a day)
  • Visual acuity required to operate motor vehicles and /or heavy equipment


  • Routinely use equipment associated with sheet metal fabrication including, but not limited to:
    • Milling machines and lathes
    • Air and/or electric grinders
    • Dyna-files
    • Horizontal and vertical saws
    • Brake press
    • Drill press
    • Belt sander
    • Air compressors
  • Operation of forklifts and overhead cranes
  • Use of barcode scanners to accurately track time spent on jobs
  • Operation of company work trucks (infrequent)




  • Cleaning and assembly experience and training
  • High attention to detail
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Mechanical Aptitude

Company Overview

  • Website
  • Headquarters MC CUNE, KS
  • Size 50 - 100
  • Founded 1983
  • Type
  • CEO
  • Revenue <$5M
  • Industry Retail & Wholesale
  • About horizonpsi
  • HorizonPSI, Inc. is a one-stop source for automated ingredient handling systems and aftermarket support. Process Systems Inc., a national leader for over 25 years in design and installation of automated systems for the plastics industry, merged in April of 2016 with Horizon Systems, Inc., a 30 plus year old engineering and manufacturing company that designs innovative material handling and automated transfer solutions for Food, Pet Food, Plastics and Chemical manufacturers. HorizonPSI operates out of offices and manufacturing facilities in Lawrence, KS, Lenexa, KS, McCune, KS and Nokomis, IL, ... as well as, sales representation in various cities coast to coast. Our engineering, manufacturing, component and service offerings deliver process solutions to customers worldwide. From turnkey design and installation for new facilities or additional lines, to sustaining production through parts, components and service, HorizonPSI is a trusted source for Ingredient Management, Transfer, Storage and Automation. Our customers count on innovative solutions, quality manufacturing and end-to-end personal attention that listens, solves and delivers. Our business is your business. More

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