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Mechanical Assembler - Day Shift

Company: Northeast Power Systems
Location: Queensbury
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Northeast Power Systems, Inc. (NEPSI) is the leading global provider of medium-voltage metal-enclosed power capacitor banks and harmonic filter banks for use on electric power systems. In 2020, NEPSI was acquired by American Superconductor (AMSC). AMSC, a publicly traded corporation, is a leading supplier of STATCOM systems into the renewables and utilities industries. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of AMSC, NEPSI will continue to provide the highest quality and most innovative reactive power solutions. NEPSI is currently seeking three (3) Mechanical Assemblers. JOB RESPONSIBILITY SUMMARY Plan, lay-out, assemble, and install components and assemblies within fabricated steel assemblies per shop drawings. Assemble, modify, test, and adjust custom mechanical assemblies and apparatus applying knowledge of various assembly techniques and referring to shop drawings and instructions. Measure out and mark dimensions and reference lines for installation of components. Install components such as disconnect switches, ground switch, relays, vacuum switches, interlocks, windows, door-stays, locks, capacitors, fuses, reactors, CT---s, PT---s, CPT---s, ground bus, phase bus, conductors, insulators, hardware, etc. Read and understand blue prints, drawings, wiring diagrams, mechanical prints, assembly and schematic drawings, and receive verbal instructions on work to be performed. Ensure proper components are installed in appropriate sequence, per established methods, instructions, and drawings. Fasten, align, and mount parts, components, relays, using hand and power tools. Examine parts / components that are installed to verify they are free from damage and defects. Notify Production Manager if defects are found. Route and terminate cables. Operate basic hand tools, saws, punches, grinders, drills. Clean up shop area of tools and work at the end of each shift. Perform other work duties as assigned. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE To perform this duty, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements and preferences listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities required: EDUCATION/LICENSURE CREDENTIALS Required: High school diploma or equivalent. EXPERIENCE Required: Prior experience in manufacturing or product assembly or using hand held power tools. SPECIAL SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE Required: Ability to use handheld power tools; Ability to measure; Ability to use a computer. Preferred: Ability to read blueprints. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/HAZARDOUS WORKING CONDITIONS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential work functions. Physical Demands Standing Walking Lifting Carrying Pulling/Pushing Climbing Reaching Physical Strength Medium work Lifting up to 50 pounds.

Keywords: Northeast Power Systems, Albany , Mechanical Assembler - Day Shift, Other , Queensbury, New York

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