Assembler - Value Add Automation Technician

Warehouse ROCHESTER HILLS, Michigan


Assembler - Value Add Automation Technician
Empire – Rochester Hills, MI 

Assembler Value Add Technician ~ Works with Automation department to execute Value Add opportunities. Including Electrical Control panel, Electrical Enclosure, Pushbutton, kitted Value add, Cable assemblies. 

Skills Required, Responsibilities (Including but are not limited to the following):

  • Hands on assembly, Cutting, drilling of Metal, Plastic Enclosures
  • Assembly of Industrial Control Panels
  • Occasional Lifting 25-75 pounds Enclosures, Cables
  • Willingness to take on new tasks on short notice.
  • Manage multiple projects with ability to complete tasks with limited guidance from Automation team, production manager.
  • Be organized, professional in busy manufacturing environment.
  • Some in-state travel may be required, primarily in Eastern Michigan to Lansing area for Sales, Value Add support
  • Willingness to be trained on Electrical build basics, common industrial wiring practices.
  • Maintain positive relationship with Sales, production team.
  • Backup Mobile Exhibit Driver, fee for CDL will be covered by Empire
  • Willingness to Communicate process, build improvements to help improve profit to company on each assembly 


  • 2+ years’ experience in Manufacturing.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook) and the web required.

Required education:

  • 5 years of work history in Manufacturing environment

Related bonus experience:

  • Panelbuilder
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Machine Tool Assembly 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.