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Assembly Technician Omaha NE

CLAAS Omaha Omaha, NE

Job Description

Assembly Technician Omaha NE


Assembly technician position is responsible for quality workmanship while assembling subassemblies or parts of subassemblies to the main machine, combine or header.



·         To assemble subassemblies or parts of subassemblies to the main machine, combine or header

·         To check and double check own work and correct any assembly and minor fit up problems

·         To fulfill job with skill and judgment as well as alertness to avoid excessive spoilage

·         To take responsibility for quality and workmanship during assembly work and also to be responsible for the instruction of new co-workers

·         To assist in planning assembly procedures and administer the completion of a machine

·         To conduct final functional tests to verify that the assembled unit operates properly and that a high-quality product is delivered to the customer

·         To keep work area neat, clean, and orderly and to follow prescribed safety regulations

·         To report shop floor related items to the data system



Assemble most subassemblies and/or machines from blueprint without supervision
Independently carry out general assembly procedures and able to work by assembly instructions sheets
Improve techniques, processes, material flow, equipment, and plant layout


·         Minimum of high school degree or equivalent; additional training and college education is desirable

·         Two to three years of assembly experience preferred, not required. Preferably in agricultural machinery assembly, repair, operation or maintenance.

·         Considerable fitting, aligning and adjusting skills to fulfill very close tolerances and strict inspection requirements

·         Experience in operating material handling equipment like cranes and forklifts

·         Proven ability, as demonstrated through previous experience, to skillfully use all tools, machinery, and equipment necessary for assembly work, including torque tools and electronic adjusting, diagnosis and test equipment

·         Ability to read/understand blueprints, technical drawings, and specifications

·         Must have a good command of the English language, both written and verbal

·         Basic computer and SAP knowledge are desirable

·         Must be able to perform simple shop mathematics

·         Ability to work in a team environment

·         Knowledge of safe assembly practices

·         Farm background and previous large equipment driving experience preferred



·         Ability to work in a standing position for extended periods of time

·         Dexterity sufficient to operate small to mid-size hand tools

·         Ability to see well enough to operate a computer and read drawings

·         Ability to lift items weighing up to 35+ pounds

·         Ability to regularly bend, stoop, reach and climb onto machines

Must be able to hear well enough to communicate with other team members and supervisors, hear warning alarms/sirens, and hear forklift signals in a loud manufacturing environment



The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.  Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing plant environment whereas temperatures could be cold to warm depending on the season.  Work may require weekend and evening work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified


Job Details

Date Posted January 12, 2019
Date Closes February 11, 2019
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Manufacturing
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 51-2099.00 Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other
Zipcode 68138
Name Michelle Schefcik
Address 8401 S 132nd Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68138
Phone 402-861-1171

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Remote Access
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Manufacturing - Maintenance
  • Manufacturing - Mechanic
  • Manufacturing - Production Worker
  • Manufacturing - Worker
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • And More ...