Kubota Tractor Corp.

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Salina, KS
First Shift

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Job Overview:

Assembler – 1st Shift – Salina, KS



Great Plains Manufacturing is seeking a 1st Shift Assembler for our facility in Salina, KS. 


This position works Monday through Thursday, from 6:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with overtime on Fridays as required. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Follow and complete daily build schedule  
  • Bolt, clip, screw, cement, or otherwise fasten parts together by hand, or using hand tools or portable power tools.
  • Read and interpret engineering prints and use a tape measure as required. 
  • Tend machines and use tools, such as impact wrenches, to perform force fitting or fastening operations on assembly line.
  • Work at different work stations as production needs require.
  • Work on line where tasks vary as different model of same article moves along line or at a fixed assembly station.
  • Monitor assembly tasks and recommend quality improvement initiatives to the assembly/shipping manager. 
  • Other duties may be assigned that require other qualifications, physical demands, and/or work environment.


Preferred Skills and Qualifications: 

No prior experience or training is required; however, the following traits are helpful:

  • Ability to give strong attention to detail and stay on-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Have a good understanding of team concepts and be a strong team player
  • Ability to safely use hand and power tools; ability to read engineering prints and tape measure 
  • Capable of embracing a culture of Lean Manufacturing and implementation of change
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to maintain excellent attendance
  • Must have ability to obtain a forklift license
  • Ability to follow all Great Plains and OSHA safety regulations and wear prescribed PPE as required


  1. Ask about our new-hire signing bonus! 


At Great Plains Manufacturing, our people make the difference, making our company a great place to work and grow. If you are self-motivated, have a passion to succeed and value teamwork, we invite you to apply to join our team. For over 45 years, Great Plains Manufacturing, Inc., has been known as a world-class manufacturer of farm and landscaping equipment in Central Kansas with over 2,000 dedicated employees.  Now a Kubota company, Great Plains Manufacturing continues its dedication toward innovation and professional growth, while maintaining our family culture and community values.  Grow with us! Visit our Careers page at