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  • Set Up Technician- Assembly

    Job Locations US-NY-Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/30/2019 1:04 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Production / Operators / Production Planning
    Schatz Bearing
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    Flexible, Versatile and Responsive. If these words sound like they describe you and you're all about the details- read on!  This is your opportunity to become part of an innovative, industry-leading, manufacturing company in the Mid - Hudson Valley.


    Schatz Bearing Corporation (Poughkeepsie, NY)  manufactures specialty ball bearings used in various industries with high standards for quality and performance – including Aerospace & Defense, Machine Tool, Automation & Robotics, and Medical Equipment.  We are a rapidly growing company with a need to increase our manufacturing and customer support capabilities in order to accommodate market demand. If you are detail oriented, possess a strong mechanical aptitude, are highly motivated, positive, and reliable we'd like you to apply!


    This is an excellent position for someone with assembly experience who is eager to learn more and grow with the company. 


    Full-time position Monday Through Thursday 6:00am - 3:30pm, Fridays 6:00am - 10:00am,with occasional overtime when needed.



    After successful completion of 90 day introduction period, benefits include 10 paid holidays, paid sick days, bonus day eligibility, medical, dental, life insurance, employer 401K match, earn up to 2 weeks of  paid vacation after 1 year, and more.



    Primary responsibilities are setting up Assembly Cells with all necessary tooling, gaging, and equipment to build precision ball bearings.  We utilize Lean Manufacturing methods at Schatz so timely set-ups and changeovers are a must!


    • Work with small power tools, hand tools and customized and bearing specific equipment
    • Support assemblers with adjustments or enhancements throughout the process to accomplish goals
    • Quickly assess, troubleshoot and resolve issues as they arise


    Previous Assembly experience is required for this role, Lean Manufacturing experience is a big plus


    You must have:

    • A demonstrated ability to work quickly and accurately with minimal supervision
    • An eye for detail and work well with others, in a fast paced production environment.              
    • Strong mechanical/technical aptitude 
    • General Computer Skills (MS Office, Access, and Excel a plus)
    • Manufacturing experience 


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    Schatz Bearing Corporation does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


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