We are seeking a skilled and experienced Senior Assembly Technician to join our manufacturing team. As a Senior Assembly Technician, you will be responsible for assembling various customer specific components and systems. Your expertise in hand tools, power tools, hydraulics, pneumatics and electrical systems will be crucial in ensuring the quality and functionality of our agricultural feed hopper trailers.

We are currently expanding our operations in the Wayland area and are looking for skilled, motivated and dependable people to join our growing family!

Duties:
- Perform assembly and installation of mechanical and electrical components according to engineering specifications
- Utilize hand tools, power tools, and precision instruments to assemble, adjust, and test components such as augers, junction boxes, hydraulic control valves and motors in addition to pneumatic air lines and valves
- Read and interpret schematics, blueprints, and technical drawings
- Troubleshoot and repair any issues or malfunctions in the assembly process
- Collaborate with other team members to improve assembly processes and product quality

Experience:
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in assembly work in a manufacturing environment, preferably in heavy equipment
- Proficiency in using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring instruments such as calipers
- Familiarity with machining processes and ability to fabricate components as needed
- Strong understanding of electrical, hydraulic and pnuematic systems and ability to read schematics
- Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot complex issues

- Attention to detail and ability to work with minimal supervision

- Ability to stand, bend, twist and meet physical demands of job with or without accomodation

- Ability to occasionally lift 50 pounds from the floor to waist.

Walinga USA is located just north of Wayland, Michigan with easy access to 131.

Walinga USA is a leader in the worldwide Ag Industry for customized manufacturing of bulk feed trailers with additional locations in Iowa, Canada and Australia. Walinga USA takes pride in quality craftmanship and superb customer satisfaction. Our location in Wayland manufactures highly specialized trailers for hauling animal feed and grains. Each trailer is designed and built to meet individual customer specifications and exceed expectations.

Work Location: In person

Posted onMarch 28, 2024
Available positions1
Country & LanguageUnited States
English
Location1190 Electric Ave, Wayland, MI 49348, United States
Job TypeFull-time
Expected hours per week40-48
Schedule10 Hour shift
8 Hour shift
Monday to Friday
Day shift
No weekends
Experience Level5 years
QualificationsMECHANIC EXPERIENCE 5 Years Required
MECHANICAL HEAVY EQUIPMENT 5 Years Required
HYDRAULICS EXPERIENCE 5 Years Required
HAND TOOLS EXPERIENCE 5 Years Required
ASSEMBLY EXPERIENCE 5 Years Required
DRIVERS LICENSE 1 Year Required
UNDERSTANDING SCHEMATICS 5 Years Required
ELECTRICAL EXPERIENCE 5 Years Required
BenefitsHealth insurance
Paid time off
Dental insurance
401(k)
Vision insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Life insurance
401(k) matching
Resume RequiredYes
Hiring Timeline1 to 2 weeks
Background check requiredYes
Fair Chance HiringNo, people with a criminal record are not encouraged to apply.

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