Assembly Shop Technician
Eastlake, OH 
Posted 17 days ago
Job Description
Assembly Shop Technician
Location US-OH-Eastlake
Job Title Assembly Shop Technician
Requisition ID 2020-5746
Category Assembly
Segment Kaman Distribution
Shift : Location Code (External ID) 1
# of Openings 1
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/3/2020 8:49 AM)



Kaman Industrial Technologies has a vacancy for a self-motivated and experienced Assembly Shop Technician to join our team in Cleveland, Ohio. 


The Assembly Shop Technician Performs finishing assembly for gearing, hose, linear and other products produced in the assembly shops.


Kaman Industrial Technologies, a platform of Kaman Distribution Group, is a leading provider of industrial products and solutions. We are proud to be a one source network for customers in various industries including food and beverage, power generation, and waste management. With over 150 locations across the United States and four million products and services, our people are the foundation of our success. We recognize that the ability to sustain our competitive advantage is by investing in the development of our employees, driving innovation, and providing solutions for a better tomorrow.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
    Perform assembly processes for gearing products, using manufacturer’s recommended processes to assembly, test, paint, nameplate, package and ship, producing quality work in an efficient and workmanlike manner.
  • Perform cut to length, and cut and couple of hydraulic hose assemblies, assembling product to manufacturer’s recommendations, producing products with zero defects in an efficient and workmanlike manner.
  • Perform linear cut to length and assembly, cutting profile rail and round rail to manufacturers required tolerances, finishes, cleans and packages according to manufacturer standards.
  • Perform, with training and experience, product specification, quotation, order processing, expediting and purchasing of components using the KIT system and vendor e-commerce capabilities as required
  • Perform shipping/receiving duties as necessary.
  • Performs other duties as may be required by shop coordinator or team leader.
  • A minimum of High School Diploma/GED reqiured, 2 years of shop or mechanical training or demonstrated capability for gearing, bearings, hydraulics, linear, and other assembly processes
  • Mechanical and mathematical aptitude preferred. 
  • Knowledge of the distribution industry (Hydraulic, Pneumatic, Fluid Power, Electrical, Motors, Motion Control, Material Handling, Bearings) preferred. Knowledge of KIT products a plus.
  • Ability to work with a diverse group.
  • Customer focused.
  • Quality work ethic.
    Knowledge Essential to Position
    • Familiarity with shop environments
    • Continual learning
    • Lean enterprise
     Other: Some travel may be required for training on new product lines

We offer a competitive compensation package and a comprehensive benefit program to include:

  • Your choice of medical insurance providers and plans, Dental & Vision insurance, & Flexible spending accounts
  • Company matching 401(k) with a great vesting schedule
  • Paid Vacation, Sick time, & Company Holidays
  • 100% tax free tuition reimbursement

Kaman Distribution Group is comprised of three business platforms: Kaman Automation, Kaman Fluid Power, and Kaman Industrial Technologies. We offer more than four million items including bearings, mechanical power transmission, electrical and automation, material handling, motion control, fluid power and MRO supplies to customers in virtually every industry. Additionally, we provide engineering, design and support for automation, electrical, linear, hydraulic and pneumatic systems as well as belting and rubber fabrication, customized mechanical services, hose assemblies, repair, fluid analysis and motor management. Offering products and solutions from more than 250 locations, our people are the foundation of our success. We recognize that our ability to sustain our competitive advantage rests among our talent. #KIT #KDG

Kaman is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/ Disability; All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected class.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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