Refurbish Technician/Assembler

Superior, WI


Reporting to the Shop Supervisor, the Refurb Assembler will be responsible for proper teardown, wash and inspection processes for the refurbishment of hydraulic attachments. The Refurb Assembler will assemble various components and sub-assemblies on attachments for hydraulic excavators following blueprints and other written and verbal specifications by performing the listed duties.


Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Transports specified components to work area either manually or using an overhead crane and lift trucks.
  • Assembles components and sub-assemblies by following blueprints.
  • Aligns and fastens components together with bolts, screws or other fasteners.
  • Operate a torque wrench to the tension specifications and operate a hose fitting crimping machine and a drill for honing.
  • Insert shims between parts to realign, level, and verify clearance of parts using micrometers, scales and gauges.
  • Greases or applies other lubricant on specified parts according to specifications.
  • Inspects components at various stages of assembly as well as the final inspection of the completed product.
  • Completes teardowns of used units, washes and inspects then communicates required work to Refurb Department
  • Estimates time for various stages of rebuilding shears to the Refurb Department
  • Other duties as needed and assigned.


Skills/Knowledge/Experience/Education Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • One (1) year of related experience and/or training; background in engine repair helpful.
  • Mechanical background required; heavy equipment mechanic background preferred.
  • Experience using measuring tools such as micrometers and calipers.
  • Basic trouble shooting hydraulic knowledge, mig welding and blueprint reading.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, blueprints, procedures, etc
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Able to work any shift



While performing the duties of this job, the employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.


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