Mechanical Assembler

Posting Date:  Jul 1, 2024

Richmond, VA, US

Business Area:  Technologies
Company:  Körber Technologies, Inc.

Mechanical Assembler

Körber is the home for passionate people who innovate, collaborate and love what they do. Entrepreneurial spirit is our joint DNA. We develop future technologies and support talents to deploy their skills and reach their full potential. We combine our strong heritage with our understanding for local specifics and a global mindset to bring people together and create valuable solutions for our customers. We aim for being the first to do the right thing at the right time.



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Körber Technologies, Inc., a Sales and Service Company serving the North American Tobacco Industry, has an outstanding career opportunity available for a Mechanical Assembler to join our team. As a Mechanical Assembler you will be working in the Assembly department performing the mechanical assembly, repair, and reconditioning of electro/mechanical equipment within engineering specifications, providing quality workmanship and meeting production requirements.



Your role in our team

  • You will work independently, complete subassemblies and assemblies according to engineering specifications.
  • You will dismantle, replace necessary parts, and reassemble used equipment, ensuring quality workmanship.
  • You will perform machine assembly duties within prescribed tolerances, ensuring functionality.
  • You will use hand and electric tools in the assembly and repair of equipment.
  • You will uncrate and unpack returned equipment as well as crate, pack, and prepare assembled equipment for shipment.
  • You will unload and load equipment from trucks with forklift truck and move equipment in the assembly area with forklift or hand truck.
  • You will clean returned machinery and equipment using steam, sandblasting, and other cleaning methods.
  • You will travel, as necessary on an occasional basis, to the customer's site for troubleshooting, installation, support, service, and acceptance tests of equipment.
  • You will work in a safe manner, adhering to company safety standards. Keep work area clean.
  • You will work as a team member in a cooperative manner


Your profile

  • You are a high school graduate.
  • You have vocational training, with an ability to read and use engineering drawings as well as use micrometers and other precise measuring devices.
  • You have at least five years’ experience in the assembly of tobacco related sub-assemblies / modules or equivalent complex machinery or as a Journeyman Machinist.


If you can see yourself in this profile, please apply. We look forward to talking with you! Körber Xperience (!


Your working environment at Körber Technologies, Inc. 

At Körber Technologies, Inc., you will work in an innovative, friendly, diverse environment. You will work with experienced colleagues and will have opportunities to advance your career. Körber Technologies, Inc is part of an exciting industry. As a company, we value our long-term relationships with our customers who value us and our innovative solutions and flexibility. 

  • You will work for a company who values its employees and their contributions
  • You will work for a worldwide organization and will develop partnerships with your colleagues throughout the globe
  • You will receive:
    • Competitive salary
    • Flexible working hours
    • Paid vacation
    • Vacation purchase program
    • Sick days
    • Paid holidays
    • 401k Plan with a $1 for $1 match up to 6% of your base income
    • Medical, dental, vision insurance plans
    • Basic life and disability insurances, both short and long term, paid by employer
    • Voluntary life insurance purchase program
    • Training and Development Program


Equal employer opportunity

Körber Technologies is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.











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Recruiter: Brenda Hernandez Nazario

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The Business Area Technologies is part of the international technology group Körber, with more than 12,000 employees at over 100 locations. We develop customized solutions in the areas of machinery, equipment, software, measuring instruments, flavors, and services with a focus on the tobacco and the food and beverage industry. Beyond, our range of offerings includes innovative concepts for battery cell production. With passion, precision and performance, we deliver and integrate outperforming technologies to help our customers realize their full potential.

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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