Senior Mechanical Assembler Class A – First Shift

Manchester, NH


Partially or completely assembles Electro/Mechanical products such as handling devices, robotics, and mechanical assemblies while working at a bench or on the shop floor. Leads and coordinates activities of workers engaged in assembling parts or assemblies into units.


  • Reads and interprets blueprints, schematics, sketches, and written instructions.
  • Uses assembly drawings and process sheets to assemble products.
  • Performs basic quality assurance functions to ensure sub-assemblies meet specifications.
  • Uses basic hand and power tools.
  • Fastens parts together with bolts, screws, speed clips, rivets, or other fasteners as required by drawing specifications.
  • Operates drill presses, arbor presses, or various other machines to assist in assembly operation.
  • Recognizes potential quality deficiencies in assemblies and notifies the engineering department of such concerns.
  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
  • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
  • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for creating a professional, safe, and clean environment evidenced by: being at work on time to perform assigned duties, following the policies of Granite State Manufacturing, always wearing safety glasses in designated areas, maintaining a neat and orderly work area, and following safety practices to prevent errors.
  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork by establishing effective relationships and networks with both managers/directors and workers, and collaborating with them to accomplish shared purposes and goals.
  • Abide by GSM Code of Ethics and Business Conduct standards and strictly observe all U.S. and foreign laws and regulations.


  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, schematics, sketches and written instructions. Must have the ability to build to assembly drawings and follow process sheets.
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and five or more year’s related mechanical experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Group leader or lead mechanical assembler experience preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; listens to others without interrupting; keeps emotions under control; remains open to others’ ideas and tries new things. Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

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