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Assembler 1

Assembler 1

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Manufacturing and Production - Assembly

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The Assembler 1 works under direct supervision, following formal written procedures and detailed verbal instructions.


Candidates must be willing and available to work other shifts or overtime as needed to meet production schedules.


This current opening may be filled at this  level as posted or at one level higher.

Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)

80% - Weighs material, mixes ingredients, prepares tools and equipment, cleans and assembles parts. Handles materials, assembles parts, bonds parts and packages materials. Cleans tools, equipment and work area. Observes skilled Operator for learning purposes. Assists in the assembly and pack-out of rocket motors igniters.  Maintains logs related to igniters and initiators manufacture.


20% - Learns and follows Standard Operation Procedures for the assembly of igniters and squibs.


High School Diploma or equivalent preferred and 0-1 year of directly related experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of this position. Arkansas Career Readiness Certificate-Silver Level is required for this position.


US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.


Previous Mechanical experience is desired.


Candidates must be willing and available to work other shifts or overtime as needed to meet production schedules.



Work Environment/Physical Requirements:

Will be exposed to chemicals/propellant. Workplace may involve a variety of conditions including but not limited to: outdoor environments, elevated structures and excavations, areas where chemical materials may be encountered, shop environments and construction sites. Must customarily have a high consciousness for personnel and equipment safety. May be required to utilize a variety of personal protective equipment.


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