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Job ID :
56595BR
Location :
US - North Carolina - Asheville
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Job Description

You will be a part of an extraordinary team that manufactures high end laboratory equipment for the scientific community. This includes manufacturing specialty equipment such as ultra low temperature freezers, high performance refrigeration units, furnaces and centrifuges. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Position Summary:
As an Assembler, you will assemble parts according to sequence of events (SOEs), design specifications and company quality standards. Completes appropriate internal control documents including Final Inspection Sheets, Total Quality Control sheets and Traveler sheets.

Responsibilities:

  • Selects components, aligns, and assembles them in proper sequence by drilling holes, adding rivets, screws, bolts, braces, tape, cement or solder to meet specifications.
  • Selects appropriate sub-assemblies or component parts and installs in the unit in specified sequence according to SOE.
  • Applies wiring harnesses, sensors, and other electrical components in cabinet as per SOE. Recognizes color codes to insure that wiring and other color coded procedures meet guidelines. Reads electrical wiring diagrams to accomplish accurate assembly.
  • Uses a wide range of hand tools, drill, rivet gun, saw, hy-pot tester, and drill press.
  • Inspects parts during sub-assembly and at key points to ensure that unit meets specified quality standards prior to moving unit to the next workstation. Verifies that custom equipment changes have been made according to order and Smart Part Number.
  • Cleans and packs final product using approved chemicals, Refers to MSDS to insure safe handling and proper PPE is used around chemicals.
  • Moves units or positions pieces manually or using work aids such as casters, cranes or forklifts.
  • Performs other duties, provides support and coverage on all operations on line as requested by supervisor. Cross training and flexibility required.
  • Reorders raw materials and finished parts using the Kanban inventory system. Maintains Supermarket racks and inventory accuracy using the correct part numbers and bin locations.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires high school diploma or GED
  • Ability to read, interpret and follow wiring diagrams and blueprints as shown in SOE. Ability to read and differentiate part numbers, labels and work instructions.
  • Three to six months manufacturing work experience is preferred.
  • Standing, bending, reaching and handling bulky parts is common to the job. Frequently lifts up to 35 pounds.
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.



Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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