Electrical Assembly- Machine Builder
Viking Engineering and Development is currently hiring machine builders that specialize in electrical assembly for their manufacturing division in Fridley, MN. Viking offers day-time shift hours in a climate-controlled facility. Viking is looking for hardworking, team players who can build large automated pallet equipment and assemble complex electrical units. Viking automated pallet machinery is engineered with innovative electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and PLC control components, representing state-of-the-art technology. The machine builder is a full time position that reports directly to the Manufacturing Manager.
Assemble electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic sub-assemblies, and PLC controls
Assemble equipment from drawings, specifications, blue prints, and schematics
Communicate to proper departments any changes or modifications that need to be made in order to properly assemble the equipment
Identify and correct any problems during testing stage of equipment
Test and inspect (to print specs) the product before shipment
Other duties may be assigned
Two-year technical degree in Automation & Manufacturing Technology or related field preferred
Understanding of electrical systems and AC/DC electrical circuits
Experience with GE PLC programming and components are a plus
Previous experience installing or troubleshooting mechanical or hydraulic systems preferred
Regularly required to stand, kneel, crouch or crawl
Must regularly be able to lift and move up to 30 lbs. Team lift all components between 30lbs and 60lbs that are being lifted below waist height. Any assembly/component over 30lbs that needs to be lifted above waist height and/or attached/fasten to a system must have lifting points designed into the part/assembly.
Must pass background check
Compensations Starting at $25 per hour depending on qualifications