Electrical Panel Assembler

Manufacturing Operations Tualatin, Oregon

Position at Nortek Air Solutions

Job Title: Electrical Panel Assembler I


About Nortek Air Solutions:

Nortek Air Management is comprised of two individual businesses, Nortek Air Solutions and Nortek Global HVAC with annual sales of close to $1 billion across three market segments: Residential, Light Commercial and Custom Air Solutions. Our Company’s mission is Creating a Better Tomorrow Every Day. By living our core values of Safety, Integrity, Performance Driven Culture and Teamwork, we are a premier HVAC Company offering energy efficient and sustainable products and solutions that exceed customer expectations through employee’s commitment to quality, customer service and operational excellence.

Position Key Attributes

  • Ability to personally live safe and hold themselves and other team members accountable by having their back in support of our Safety core value.
  • Has integrity, works transparently and recognized for treating others with respect.
  • Takes accountability to create and execute solutions that deliver desired results, and can “own it” in a Performance Driven Culture.
  • Works collaboratively as one team in a Teamwork culture.
  • Enjoys embracing and igniting change as a catalyst for improvement.
  • A “builder” who is comfortable in a continuous improvement culture.
  • Can thrive in a “legacy now” culture in which we strive to do the right thing for the company today, even if it is the hard thing, and leave behind a stronger company for the next generation of employees.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Panel layout: With print, verify all parts are accounted for then layout panel. Drill and tap mount all hardware and create label packet.
  • Door area: With schematic, lay out door for components and cut, drill then mount hardware. Read and interpret drawings, diagrams, blueprints, specifications, work orders or reports.
  • Harness area: By reading schematics, creates wire harness by pulling wires by gauge and lengths then number labels and plugs.
  • Wire area: Wire panels using schematics for correct size wire and crimping appropriate connectors.
  • Point-to-Point: With schematic, check all connection points, wire numbers, conductivity components and pull test. This is a Quality Control process done in panel shop by the panel shop.

Position Qualifications


  • Able to lift and/or move frequently up to 25lbs. and occasionally up to 50 lbs.
  • Must have average manual dexterity with ability to use hand to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls and balance.
  • Able to stand for prolonged periods on a concrete floor.
  • Able to walk, reach with hands and arms, push, pull, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl.
  • Able to climb ladders and work in high areas.
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, the ability to adjust focus, and color vision acuity.

Education and Skills

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • At least 6 or more months’ electrical assembly experience, or equivalent combination of education & experience.
  • Basic working knowledge of electricity and electro-mechanical equipment desired.
  • Able to install all kinds of conduit.
  • Able to operate and use wire pulling equipment, assorted tools & drills skillfully and safely.
  • Able to read a tape measure.
  • Must have demonstrated ability to communicate (speak, read, write) in English.
  • Good math skills are preferred to interpret drawings and specifications.
  • Able to work independently and with others and work under supervision of Electrical Department.


Nortek Air Management and its divisions offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. To learn more about Nortek Air Solutions, please visit our company website at http://www.nortekair.com/.

 Nortek Air Solutions and Nortek Global HVAC are equal opportunity employers and do not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex national origin, age disability, sexual orientation, or any other class protected by federal or state law.