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Mechanical Assembly 2nd Shift

Sterling Engineering Franklin, WI
  • Expired: 27 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

2nd shift long term contract to hire

Room for growth,


In this job you will assemble overhead switches such as an IntelliRupter. You will work in a production environment, engage in continuous production activity, must meet requirements within time constraints and you will be held accountable for the quality of your work. Tasks require a mechanical assembly aptitude, an above average degree of eye-hand coordination, manual dexterity, and the use of both hands and arms on a repetitive basis for a full range of motion. You will frequently use hand and power tools; working while standing on the floor and occasionally on a ladder or lift.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

Assembling IntelliRupters at one of several stations, in sizes approximately 9’ x 4’ x 4’.

Identifying, transporting, installing, mounting and bolting all switch components (ranging from 5 lbs. to over 25 lbs. without equipment assistance). Some judgment required to assemble and make simple adjustments.

Performing mechanical inspection using torque wrenches, screwdriver and tape measure.

Using simple material handling equipment, hand tools, power tools, simple gauges and instruments, and overhead cranes, if required.

To select this job as one of interest to you, at a minimum, you must have the following:

Basic knowledge of mechanical assembly operations.

Ability to use basic shop math and measuring tools such as tape measures.

Ability to use air impact tools and other hand-held tools.

Ability to follow specific instructions and procedures and read assembly prints.

Relevant Work Experience:

Mechanical assembly experience preferred.


Standing: Most tasks are performed in a standing position with frequent walking.

Lifting: Frequent lifting of items ranging in weight from 5 lbs. to 25 lbs.

Walking: Frequent walking of short distances (approx. 200 feet or less).

Carrying: Frequent carrying of items ranging in weight from 5 lbs. to 25 lbs.

Pushing: Occasional use of manual or electric hand trucks to move parts a moderate distance.

Pulling: Occasional use of manual or electric hand trucks to move parts a moderate distance.

Bending: Frequent bending and crouching required to complete assembly tasks.

Reaching: Continuous full range of motion from above the shoulders to below the knees.

Handling: Continuous handling of parts ranging in weight from 5 lbs. to 75 lbs. along with a variety of hand tools.

Sterling Engineering

Why Work Here?

Challenging Environment, competitive salary. Are you up for the challenge?

Sterling Engineering provides high-quality technical recruitment, information technology solutions, and engineering project services to hundreds of clients throughout the Chicago and Milwaukee regions. Sterling Engineering is known for an exceptional ability to deliver: Technical Engineering - With over a 40 year singular focus on technical, engineering and technician disciplines has given Sterling the in-depth knowledge, industry expertise and robust employee pipeline it takes to rapidly deliver ideal candidates for even the most difficult-to-fill requirements. Sterling’s extensive recruitment methodology allows us to engage the most talented employees in the marketplace. Information Technology Services - Our team, bringing with them over 35 years of IT talent acquisition expertise and specializing in the Microsoft Technology Stack, has established a track record of consistency and success placing seasoned professionals in applications development, infrastructure engineering, and project management. Engineering Project Services - Managed engineering teams consisting of multi-disciplined professionals that will support your project from the initial concept phase through the implementation phase. Our engineering teams – consisting of multi-disciplined engineers, designers and detailers – are experts at supporting projects from initial concept through implementation phase.


Franklin, WI