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PRODUCTION: Mechanical Assembler

KEB America Inc

KEB America Inc

Shakopee, MN, USA
Posted on Monday, February 28, 2022
KEB America is a leading manufacturer of industrial automation solutions. KEB has openings for 1st Shift and 2nd Shift Mechanical Assemblers. The Mechanical Assembler is responsible for mechanical assemblies and subassemblies for various clutch, brake, and gearmotor product lines.1st shift is Monday through Friday, 6:00 am-2:30 pm. 2nd Shift is Monday through Thursday, 2:30 pm-1:00 am. Shift differential included. Overtime occurs as needed.


Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Set up sheets and read blueprints
  • Pick hardware items
  • Assemble, fit, and install parts to form subassemblies and final assemblies
  • Set up and operate machines, testers and cranes
  • Mount and position materials
  • Install connectors, plus, wire guides, and more
  • Prepare epoxy
  • Cut semi-finished parts
  • Solder
  • Paint
  • Cycle counting
  • Package some products
  • Perform various types of testing
  • Assist other departments
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic math skills (standard and metric)
  • Basic knowledge of hand tools and power tools
  • Ability to follow work instructions accurately
  • Ability to do accurate work at a rapid pace
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively (written and verbal)
  • Ability to work well independently as well as with others
  • Have attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to proficiently read and write in English
  • Ability to follow all safety rules
  • Basic understanding of inspection equipment (calipers, micrometers, etc.)
  • Basic understanding of product functions
  • Ability to operate pallet jack


Working Conditions

The working conditions described here represent those an employee may be exposed to while performing job duties and responsibilities.

  • Industrial setting
  • Climate Controlled
  • Brightly Lit
  • Organized and clean


Physical Demands

An employee must meet the physical demands described here to perform the essential functions of this job successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

  • Ability to be on feet standing majority of the shift
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to lift, push, pull and sit as needed



  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) and match
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Health saving account (HSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-term and long-term insurance
  • Paid time off (PTO) and paid holidays
  • Employee assistance program (EAP)
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Flexible schedule
  • Educational assistance
  • Growth opportunities
  • And more!


**Job Description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned. Reasonable accommodations may enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.**