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Assembler 2

Business Unit Otis Req ID 52366BR Date posted 08/11/2017 City Florence State South Carolina

Otis, a United Technologies company, is the world leader in reliable, efficient and technologically advanced elevators, escalators and people-moving systems. Our revolutionary Gen2® elevators, energy-saving ReGen™ drives and NCE “green” escalator have clearly set the industry standard for innovation, safety and performance. More than 2.4 million Otis elevators and escalators are currently in operation throughout 200 different countries. We are proud to have a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures. So just imagine where we can take you!


  • Prepares work to be accomplished by studying assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, and parts lists; gathering parts, subassemblies, tools, and materials. (both)
  • Positions parts and subassemblies by using templates or reading measurements. (both)
  • Assembles components by examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies. (both)
  • Verifies specifications by measuring completed component.
  • Terminate wires by point to point wiring
  • Close electrical circuits by terminating relay’s and dio’s and terminal boxes
  • Perform HiPot and Continuity testing to ensure all connections are complete
  • Attach labels to parts and verify assemblies for shipment are required
  • Apply graphics as needed
  • Review contract numbers and scan selected parts used in assembly per contract requirements
  • Wire electromechanical components to sub and major assemblies
  • Route and connect electrical wires and harnesses, terminate wires, crimp connectors.
  • Attach electrical components
  • Operate various hand and power tools i.e. soldering tools and crimping implements to meet assembly requirements and specifications
  • KPC Torque and and other KPC Process
  • Monitor, evaluate and maintain all equipment and inventory required to perform assembly functions
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality forms
  • Actively participate in daily housekeeping
  • Utilize the ACE 5S principles to promote continuous improvement
  • Follow all EH&S and quality policies / procedures and plant rules
  • Attend daily tool box meetings
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned

Physical Demand Category: (P.D.C.)

  • If item weighs more than 35 lbs., employee must ask for assistance in lifting and/or use the appropriate crane, forklift or other lifting devices


  • Production and Processing - Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  • Mechanical - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs and uses
  • English Language - Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
  • Mathematics - Knowledge of arithmetic and its applications.


  • Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself to make improvements or take corrective action.
  • Operation Monitoring - Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
  • Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.


  • Near Vision - The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Finger Dexterity - The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.
  • Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Arm-Hand Steadiness - The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
  • Manual Dexterity - The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
Education information
  • High school diploma or its equivalent and/or ability to read and follow directions

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