General Assembler

Jonestown, PA 17038

Job ID: 41954 Category: Converted Pay Rate: 14.00

Elwood Staffing

General Assembly (Assembler)

Job Description

Elwood Staffing is a leading staffing firm that specializes in clerical, industrial, technical and managerial placements. At Elwood Staffing, we recognize that you are a uniquely qualified individual and we take the time to carefully match you to one of our excellent job opportunities. Our close consideration of your individual needs is how we have become one of Southern Pennsylvania's largest staffing companies! Currently, we are seeking General Assemblers for a position with a Company located in the Jonestown, PA area.

This is a Full Time, Temp-to-Hire starting at $12.00 an hour. The hours will be Monday-Friday 6am-2: 30 pm, This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing company!

General Assembly Assembler General labor

Job Responsibilities

Assembly positions vary throughout the company. However, a strong ability to use and operate hand held power tools in a safe and effective manner is required. The General Assembler position involves assembling products by retrieving, lifting, carrying, various size parts. In addition, positioning, measuring, fitting and using various assembly aid tools such as files, drills, screw guns, rivet guns, saws, hand tools and other assembly tools. Operate machines such as a drill press, wood and metal cutting band and circular saws and other basic assembly shop machinery. Employees must remain professional in their dealings with others and be adaptable to various environments and teams. Employees generally work day shift from 6: 00 am until 2: 30 pm with minimal overtime required from time to time. Employees report to a Group Leader who supervises their work. Beyond safe work ethics, is expected that employees to be able to read a tape measure, read and communicate in English and be able to learn the terminology of the industry. Employees are also expected to read and understand work orders and blueprints. Employees must be able to lift up to 75 pounds and lift up to 125 pounds occasionally with assistance. Assemblers build various components or sub components of a truck body or assemble the finished truck body product.

General Assembly Assembler General labor


    • Accurately, safely and efficiently perform small fabrication and assembly operation of large and small steel, aluminum, fiberglass and wooden parts using hand held and power tools and equipment.

    • Reading, writing and comprehending written and verbal instructions, including but not limited to reading and interpreting engineering drawings and build orders.


    • Read and accurately follow engineering drawings

    • Accurately perform measurements with a tape measure and scale.

    • Correctly, accurately, safely and efficiently assemble components to suit the job requirements.

    • Basic Math Skills

    • Correct, safe and efficient use of various tools as described in position summary.

    • Have mechanical skills.

Physical Requirements:

    • Lift, push, pull and manipulate various sizes and shapes up to 75 lbs. Lift up to 125 lbs. Occasionally with assistance.

    • Standing for long periods of time.

    • Walking and moving about, kneeling, stretching, twisting, bending, reaching, squatting, pushing and pulling occasionally to frequently.

    • Climbing ladders occasionally to frequently

    • Work outside in various weather conditions occasionally

    • Walk and move about as required.

Safety Requirements

    • Safety glasses with side shields, face shields when operating chip producing equipment such as saws, grinders, routers, wire wheeling, and acid cleaning.

    • Steel toed leather work shoes.

    • Knee pads are required.

    • Glove are required.

    • Follow safe work instructions and maintain good housekeeping in the work area.

    • Other Department/Job specific Personal Protective Equipment as required.


    • High School/GED or equivalent relevant experience.

The Company will supply required PPE; however the employee is responsible for his safety footwear (steel toe shoes/boots required).

General Assembly Assembler General labor

980 Isabel Drive
Lebanon, PA 17042
Online Applications at www.Berksandbeyond.Com
Email resumes to: lebanonpa@elwoodstaffing.Com

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