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Manufacturing Assembler, Night

Portland, OR
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description


Leatherman Tool Group, Inc. is seeking an Assembler, for our Headquarters location in Portland, Oregon.

Shift: Swing 2:30PM-1:00AM

Type: Full-time

Job Summary:

Responsible for producing products and components by assembling parts and subassemblies. Prepares work to be accomplished by studying applicable manufacturing documentation, assembly work instructions, and/or visual demonstration.

Who are we?

Leatherman is the world leader in the design and manufacturer of innovative, high quality, compact, multi-purpose tools. We are a progressive company with an excellent culture of respect and interest in the well-being of our employees. We provide a competitive benefit package that includes perks like an on-site masseuse, gym, and fitness classes. There are also significant discounts on products for you, your family, and friends. Check out our benefits listing below. We are interested in seeing if you would be a great fit for our Leatherman family!

Apply today, we would love to hear from you!

Sign-on Bonus: $500 signing bonus after successful 60 days of employment (taxes may apply)

Essential Functions

  • Perform various steps to complete assembly process which includes but is not limited to placing components into subassemblies, applying lock tite into pins, driving screws into pins.
  • Typically assigned to build on the first two positions of multi-person assembly lines.
  • Operate various assembly machines and or hand tools during the assembly process.
  • Check and adjust torque of components and handles in sub-assemblies and finished tools.
  • Inspect components for cosmetic, dimensional, functional defects and accuracy.
  • Apply correction process steps to misassembled products.
  • May participate in department cross-training.
  • Act as a resource for engineering when needed.

Experience and Education:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred.
  • Some experience in manufacturing environment or completion of a manufacturing foundations class preferred however we can teach you if your willing to learn.
  • Basic Math/Arithmetic Skills, including addition and subtraction or willingness to learn and become proficient required.
  • Basic computer skills preferred. Willingness to learn and become proficient required.
  • Ability to read, comprehend and write English at a level to effectively utilize and interpret SDS’s and work instructions, or the ability to understand this information when translated.
  • Demonstrated skill in meeting standard work build rate will be required after training.

Physical Demands/ Working Conditions/Physical Hazards: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is continually required to stand; walk; balance; use hands to finger, handle, grasp, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms, some overhead. The employee is occasionally may be required to lift to 50 lbs.; sit; climb; twist, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in a production environment with regular exposure to noise, liquid grinding coolant mist, and vapor, dust, and lubricants managed through an exhaust system. The work area is well lit and air-conditioned.


  • Competitive prices for Medical/dental/vision
  • Tuition assistance
  • Sick pay
  • vacation pay
  • floating holiday pay
  • COVID-19 sick pay
  • Community service paid time
  • Free/low cost on-site primary care health center
  • 401(k) plan with company matching
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Flexible spending and health savings accounts
  • Behavioral health programs
  • Pet insurance
  • Onsite health coaching
  • Lifestyle and fitness programs
  • Generous employee discounts
  • Onsite fitness center

Apply today, we would love to hear from you!

Pre-employment background check and drug screening is required. Leatherman Is An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company Description
When Tim Leatherman built the first American multipurpose tool, there were no CAD files, no blueprints. Just perseverance, imagination, and a little ingenuity. The result is a product that customers around the world have come to trust and use to solve problems big and small.

That same spirit flows through our company today. It's a place where you can help create solutions that improve the lives of our consumers and our communities. Where you can work with amazing folks who care for each other, learn from one another, and laugh—a lot. It's a place where you can help build a better brand, and a better you.

We believe that with the right tools in hand, anyone can achieve greatness. We value perseverance, ingenious design and changing the world through innovation. We grow and support our employees. We create global solutions our competitors cannot copy. We believe in integrity, authentic collaboration, honesty and humility. We fuel growth from our failures. We build a culture that celebrates diversity, develops respect, and cultivates a community to solve any problem.



12106 NE Ainsworth Circle

Portland, OR



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