Heavy Duty Assembly Technician

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United States of America
Camarillo, California
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A diversified heavy duty assembler of vehicles, assemblies and/or subassemblies that are complex, requiring adjusting, fitting and aligning to ordinary tolerances. Works from drawings and/or specifications; inspects and tests finished units. Assembles parts and devices to support production needs with minimal supervision. Requires ability to interpret and follow verbal or written instructions and Blueprints.

Education Level:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Trade School or on the job experience

  • Certificate in Automotive, or similar Electro-mechanical Technology preferred

  • Associate degree in electronics, mechanical or related fields are a plus

  • Electrical, hydraulic, or mechanical certifications are a plus

Job Experience:

  • 1-2 plus years’ experience in an assembly of heavy/medium sized equipment

  • Strong hands on Heavy Duty mechanic experience working with underground, maritime, construction, or Oilfield Heavy Duty Mobile equipment preferred

  • Exposure to HV and LV systems, routing terminating and diagnosing

  • Fluid Power Industrial Hydraulic Systems exposure

Skills/Special Training Required to Effectively Perform the Job:

  • Strong technical and mechanical aptitude with ability to think outside the box

  • High level attention to detail and work quality

  • Display strong creativity and resourcefulness skills

  • Fluid Power Industrial Hydraulic Systems certifications

  • Overhead crane / rigging certifications are a plus

  • Basic computer navigation and utilization skills


  • Prepares work to be accomplished by studying assembly instructions, manufacturing document specifications, and B.O.M.; gathering necessary tools and materials.

  • Perform tasks using vernier calipers and micrometers to accurately measure parts and verify tolerances.

  • Assembles equipment components, sub-assemblies, and accessories, as required for the assigned stage of production.

  • Resolves assembly problems to meet specifications; notifying the supervisor to obtain additional resources and or approval.

  • Conserves resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.

  • Documents actions stamping off on completed sequences and operations.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

  • Sufficient reasoning ability to understand detailed, yet repetitive, written and oral instructions, and solve straightforward problems.

  • Identifying non-conforming parts and recommend modifications or possible redesign of existing or new parts. Provide input for assembly procedures and constant product improvement.

  • Install various machine hydraulic and cooling components such as tubing, valves, accumulators, compressors, pumps, etc.

  • Rework and/or repair assembled equipment and products according to engineering specification changes.

  • Maintain expected progress of jobs in the assembly area of assignment and communicate problem areas or parts shortages.

  • Utilize various types of material handling equipment including hand trucks, carts, fork trucks, scissor lifts, et cetera where required.

  • Working from oral, written, or electronically generated instructions perform skilled preventive maintenance, operations, adjustments, corrections, repairs, diagnosis or modifications to a variety of electronic/electro-mechanical equipment and components.

  • Utilize a variety of procedures, manuals, drawings and schematics to troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair systems and components.

  • Work or assist in other departments to balance workloads and to meet schedule priorities. Assist in other non-production areas as may be required by supervision or management.

  • General knowledge of machines and equipment functionality, and how the tools can be used on such equipment/machines. This includes the ability to learn new systems quickly, understanding how parts relate, and how they impact system functionality. The position also requires manual dexterity or the ability to work quickly with hands.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned by Management.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice

Job Requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge in the usage of hand tools, hand held power tools, fabricating equipment, and portable air tools; ability to drill, ream, tap, and install heli-coils in various size holes.

  • Observe good housekeeping and safety procedures and keep equipment, tools, and work area clean and orderly and a continued dedication to raising the bar.

  • Exhibit teamwork in all you do, maintaining a positive and team based attitude. Support peers in time of high demand by working hours assigned and overtime as required; also comply with scheduled start/stop times and break periods for the facility.

  • Perform arithmetic calculations, read and record detailed measurements, and ability to convert fractions to decimals / millimeters.

  • Perform all work in accordance with quality standards and established safety procedures.

  • Requires the ability to lift, pull, push and guide medium weight objects frequently up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

  • Must be fluent in reading and speaking English to properly interpret schematics and all documentation.

  • Teamwork, cooperation, positive attitude and strong work ethic.

Careers with Artisan:

Artisan offers a career opportunity with an international company that develops and creates cutting edge electric and hybrid technology. You will be part of a fast growing establishment of highly motivated people who have a strong will to succeed. With us, you have substantial opportunities for personal development, and will be working with highly skilled colleagues. Artisan Vehicle Systems provides a competitive compensation and benefit package, including 401(k), Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance plans and 11 paid holidays.

Artisan/Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at +(1) 805-512-9955 Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

Deadline: Not set
Job-ID: R0032984

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