Assembler I

Application Deadline: 
Location: 

Lubbock, US, 79404

Working Hours:  40
Employment Type:  Regular

Peerless Pump, an Indianapolis based subsidiary of Grundfos, is seeking a Crate Builder/Assembler to join its Lubbock Service Center Team. 

 

This position will assemble, mount, paint, and crate pumps and parts for shipmentis. This position reports directly to the Service Center Supervisor and will operate daily out of the Lubbock Service Center Monday-Friday. 

Relocation for this position cannot be supported and qualified candidates must have authorization to work in the USA without support.

 

Why Peerless?

 

Peerless: having no equal; matchless, unrivaled. At Peerless, our team of experts come together with a common passion for manufacturing sustainable pumps that provide peace of mind. Our pumps create more reliable food supplies, clean and safe water, and keep life and property safe around the globe. For nearly a century, the Peerless brand has helped keep people safe where they live, work, and play. We are Pioneers. We are united. We are Peerless! Join our united team!

 

See why our Employees are Peerless:   I am PEERLESS!

 

Work/Life Balance:

 

  • our team enjoys regular work week,
  • an outstanding benefits package with very affordable insurances,
  • generous paid time off [4 weeks/year],
  • an unparalleled holiday and paid shut down program

 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Observe all safety and health policies
  • Mix paints and thinners per instructions
  • Paint pumps and parts using PPE
  • Construct shipping skids and crates for pumps and parts.
  • Work from shop orders or special instructions to assemble and/or accessory components for pumps
  • Write or paint order markings as necessary
  • Complete required quality checks and properly fill out required paperwork
  • Use power saws, hand tools, drill press, special tooling, jigs, and fixtures required
  • Notify supervisor of re-supply requirements for lumber, nails, carriage bolts, flange covers, paint, thinner, instruction booklets, etc.
  • Keep storage and work area clean and orderly
  • Exercise care in the use of company equipment
  • Perform other duties as necessary

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

 

  • Good mechanical aptitude and dexterity.
  • Good woodwork skills
  • Ability to properly read and use tape measure 
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and assembly instructions.     
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. 
  • Ability to apply common sense to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. 
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, bend, squat, walk, and be on your feet for an entire shift.
  • Exposure to dust, noise, shop heat, and exposure to ambient heat in summer, exposure to paint and fumes.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

 

  • High school diploma or GED/HSE (or HiSET); 
  • 1-3 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of both.
     

Peerless participates in E-verify and is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. All positions subject to post offer drug screening and background check.

About Grundfos 
Grundfos is one of the world’s leading water technology companies with more than 19.000 employees in 60+ countries all over the world. Our skills commit us to pioneering solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges and improve the quality of life for people. We dare to do things that others cannot or dare not do, as we believe innovation is not only a business opportunity, but an obligation. And what really matters to us is not short term profit, but the impact we make. By becoming part of our united powerful team, you too can drive this change no matter your role.

An inclusive team
If you like the look of this job and know you can bring your skills to contribute to our purpose, please apply. We need and welcome professional people from all corners – however you identify and whatever your background is.


Nearest Major Market: Lubbock