Assembly Operator Job Description Template
We are looking for a dynamic assembly operator to join our production team. In this role, you'll be responsible for working on the assembly line and producing our product based on specific schematics. You'll also be in charge of inspecting finished products, packing boxes, unloading materials onto the assembly line, and adhering to safety protocols.
To ensure success as an assembly operator, you should have meticulous attention to detail and be able to spot the smallest imperfections in products. Ultimately, a top-notch assembly operator should display excellent knowledge of proper assembly procedures.
Assembly Operator Responsibilities:
- Building products on the assembly line according to drawings, instructions, or schematics.
- Following established safety and efficiency procedures to ensure that operations run smoothly.
- Inspecting assembled products for any faults or defects.
- Loading product pieces slated for assembly onto the line and packing assembled products into boxes for storage.
- Stopping the assembly line and halting production if machinery fails or a major defect is detected.
- Maintaining a record of mechanical repairs and adjustments.
- Reporting incidents, faulty operations, or product imperfections on the assembly line to management.
Assembly Operator Requirements:
- A high school diploma or equivalent qualification.
- At least 2 years experience working on an assembly line.
- Solid understanding of production machinery and proper assembly procedures.
- Excellent knowledge of manufacturing safety protocols and regulations.
- Ability to read and interpret technical drawings, blueprints, and schematics.
- Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
- Good physical stamina and the ability to lift heavy pieces of equipment, as well as stand for hours at a time.