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Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Assembler in Lake Zurich 1, Illinois

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks Assemblers who wish to work in a fast paced and ever changing high tech environment. If you have demonstrated successful experience in manual dexterity, the ability to multi-task, and possess process improvement skills, we invite you to consider joining our innovative team. This position is for an Assembler opening located in Lake Zurich, IL with the starting wage of $15.50 per hour.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Follows detailed work instructions to perform basic production duties such as assembly, operating machinery, packaging products, building products and soldering.

  2. Obtains a basic understanding of quality and productivity standards.

  3. Demonstrates a willingness to learn, retain information and becomes proficient in basic electronic production processes.

  4. Learns and follow all safety policies.

  5. Develops positive and effective working relationships with co-workers.

  6. Follow and apply SEL Values, Principles of Operations, and World Class Manufacturing Principles.

  7. Understand. Create. Simplify.

  8. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

Ability to listen, comprehend, and follow technical instructions

Learn and follow all safety policies.

Ability to work overtime as required

Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skillsAbility to learn new skills and assume new responsibilitiesAbility to work cooperatively in a team environmentBackground check results satisfactory to SELNegative drug test result(s)

Preferred Qualifications

Word processing and spreadsheet skills

Assembly experience

Physical Requirements

Lift, push, pull and maneuver up to 40 pounds frequently

Sit and/or stand at least 8 hours

Vision correctable to 20/30 or better

Differentiate color







Fine finger dexterity sufficient to handle and place parts with precision and accuracy for at least 8 hours

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Disabled.

SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.