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Prince Industries Production Assembler - 1st Shift in Carol Stream, Illinois


Prince Industries is seeking an experienced Production Assembler for our Carol Stream, IL facility. This position is on first shift: 6am - 2:30pm Monday - Friday. The Production Assembler performs repetitive bench or line assembly operations to produce various types of specified products as described below.


  • Responsible for all production product testing (i.e. hydraulic, electrical, etc.).

  • Responsible for all assembly related inventory systems used to properly maintain inventory levels.

  • Identifies low inventory levels and communicates such findings to department supervisor in a timely manner to avoid any negative impacts on production.

  • Identifies areas of improvement for assembly procedures, fixtures, or testing of the production assemblies.

  • May be required to take on new projects for set up of build benches, test stand, assembly equipment, etc.

  • Initiates subassembly schedules and levels by directing Assembler "B" personnel?s workload and direction.

  • Performs various assembly operations by placing parts in specified blueprint relationship to each other.

  • Bolts, clips, screws, cements, or otherwise fastens parts together.

  • Complete all associated paperwork as required for the job.

  • Operates machines, such as arbor presses or riveting machine, to perform force fitting or fastening operations on assembly line.

  • Maintains quality and production standards as identified by department supervisor.

  • Train new and existing employees on assembly procedures and processes as needed.

  • Identifies and reports problems with assembly, tooling or material shortages to supervisor and makes recommendations for problem resolution, as needed.

  • May be required to receive and verify incoming product and requisition stock to replenish inventory.

  • Understands and observes all necessary safety procedures: safety glasses, shoes, ear protection, lifting guidelines, etc. as designated in specific work area assigned.

  • Additional duties or responsibilities as assigned by department supervisor.


  • Hydraulic assembly experience required

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • 2+ years of hydraulic valve assembly preferred

  • Fluent Spanish is a plus but not required


  • Working knowledge of assembly procedures and processes.

  • Experience/knowledge of work instructions and/or building work instructions

  • Familiar with and/or experience with hydraulic schematics

  • Working knowledge of Windows, Outlook, Excel and Word

  • Knowledge of production and quality standards.


  • Regularly required to sit or stand the duration of 8-10 hour shift daily.

  • Occasionally required to bend, crouch, kneel or bend.

  • Regularly required to perform repetitive operations of assembly daily

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision in which 20/20 or corrected vision to 20/20 vision is required for accuracy and completion of the assembly product.

  • Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.

  • Regularly may lift, push or pull up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds.

  • The noise level in the work environment is generally loud in which hearing protection is required.


  • Paid vacation and holidays (9 per year)

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans

  • Short and Long Term Disability Plans

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with strong employer match

  • Company paid life insurance & AD&D

  • 100% tuition reimbursement for job relation classes

  • PPE reimbursement

  • Your specific benefits package will depend on your position, location, and years of service with Prince.