Mechanical Assembler, Weekend Shift

Powell Industries, Inc.

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North Canton, OH
First Shift

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Essential Responsibilities

  • Build and assemble mechanical components for Switchgear units.
  • Assemble Switchgear units as per blue prints and instructions.
  • Repair identified discrepancies with Switchgear units.
  • Promote a safety culture as well as attend all safety meetings.
  • Ensures quality by following standard work instructions and identifying any potential risks to product quality.
  • Ensure that work areas remain clean and well organized.
  • Other duties as required.

Core Competencies

  • Willingly accepts constructive feedback.
  • Effectively demonstrates on-time delivery and the ability to stay focused on goals and responsibilities.
  • Self-starter with ability to take on multiple tasks with a drive to succeed.
  • Challenges the status quo; looks for better or more efficient ways to get results.
  • Ability to adapt to new ideas, technology, processes or product changes.
  • Believes and displays through actions that our customers represent our current success and remain vital to our future growth.
  • Demonstrates integrity and ethical decision making.
  • Conscientious, thorough, accurate, and reliable when performing and completing job tasks.
  • Able to work effectively within your team and around other departments and their activities.
  • Ability to learn and adhere to all manufacturing policies and practices to ensure adherence to ISO requirements.
  • Must have a basic command of the English language, both written and verbal.


Job Requirements 


  • Minimum education level of a High School Diploma is required.
  • Minimum 0-3 years’ of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience in Switchgear units is considered an asset.
  • Ability to read a tape measure (including conversions from fraction to decimal and conversely from decimal to fraction and metric to imperial).
  • Knowledge of machines and tools including their design, use, repair and maintenance.
  • Basic working knowledge of MES (Manufacturing and Execution System).
  • Safety training certificates are an asset for the position.