Production Assembler – 2nd Shift

Production Assembler – 2nd Shift

Ames, IA – Full Time

Position: Production Assembler – 2nd shift – full-time, part-time, and summer students

Position Status: Hourly

Hours Per Week:

Part-time: minimum of 12 hrs./wk. – up to 40 hrs./wk. as schedule allows.

Full-time: 40 hrs./wk. (occasional OT during busy season)

Daily Work Shift: 2:30 PM – 12:30 AM, Monday – Thursday (4 x 10 hr. shifts)

Position Rate: $14.00/hour + $1.00/hour shift differential


The Opportunity

Working as a Production Assembler at Ag Leader offers an opportunity to work in a manufacturing environment unlike any other in the area. Our production floor is very clean, friendly, and climate-controlled. We offer a great employment opportunity with flexible hours for high-energy individuals.



  • Build small mechanical, electronic &/or cable assemblies.
  • Perform repetitive assembly operations to produce products such as cable assemblies, sensors, computer, and circuit board assemblies.
  • Perform testing processes for component functionality and to ensure assemblies are produced within quality standards.
  • Use hand tools and/or semi-automated equipment to otherwise fasten parts together.
  • Perform operations in accordance to written assembly instructions and/or by using prepared examples of assemblies.
  • Gathering materials to assemble kits.
  • General housekeeping and following quality control, Kanban, ESD and 5S procedures.
  • Other duties as required or assigned.



  • Be at least 18 years old (summer students must be at least 16 years old)
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Be dedicated to bringing your best every day.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Must be able to perform repetitive precision work within set limits, tolerances, or standards.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions and procedures, and to communicate effectively any problems encountered.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Basic computer skills.

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Posted on

May 31, 2022