Production Assembler


Detroit Lakes, MN


All Shifts Available!!

Pay Range: $17.00-$18.25 per hour with great benefits

At SJE, you can choose a schedule that works with your personal schedule, whether you want day shift with Friday afternoons and weekends off, late shift with every Friday – Sunday off or to work 3 12-hour shifts Thursday – Saturday and have 4 days off each week. We also offer competitive wages, health insurancefull benefits package, employee referral incentives, tuition reimbursement, opportunities for career advancement, extensive training program, 401(k) plans and up to 23 paid days off during the first year!

What you will do:

As our Production Assembler, you will assist the Operations Team with assembling components to make products that help control and monitor one of the world’s most valuable and limited resources – Water! This position works at our Detroit Lakes, MN location.

The job:

Every day, your primary role will be to build products according to the production schedule. You will be trained to build float switches, control panels or printed circuit boards. You will have the opportunity to work with tools, machines, robots, and automation equipment. You will work in a clean and air-conditioned environment!

The skills you need:

To succeed in this role, you must be a dependable team player and have a willingness to take control of your future with our company. You will receive training to learn everything you need to know to be successful as an Assembler and build your future. No other experience or knowledge is required. 

Answering your questions:

When you are considering a new job, it is normal to have a ton of questions. Here are a few questions we are asked all the time.

  • What shifts are available? We have 4 different shifts to allow employees to choose a schedule which best fits their personal schedule. 
    • Day Shifts:
    • 6:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Thursday and 6:00 am – 11:00 am Friday (during 45-hour weeks)
    • 7:00 am – 5:30 pm Monday – Thursday and 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Friday (during 45-hour weeks)
    • Late Shift:
    • 3:45 pm – 2:15 am Monday – Thursday (end time is 3:30 AM during 45-hour weeks)
    • Weekend Shift:
    • 6:00 am – 6:30 pm (Thursday – Saturday)
  • What is your Paid Time Off and holiday policy? Up to 3 weeks the first year and an additional week off after 1 year of service as well as 8 paid holidays each year.
  • What is the pay? Pay depends on shift worked.
    • Day and Weekend Shifts: $17.00/hour
    • Late Shift: $18.25/hour
  • What is my commute? Plug this address into Google Maps: 22650 Co Hwy 6, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501.

We will answer more of your questions during the first interview. Expect to hear about the next steps if you meet the job requirements.

A little bit about us:

SJE has been a leader in the water and wastewater industry since 1975. Founded by an entrepreneur in Detroit Lakes, MN, we now have over 600 employees across 10 locations worldwide and have customers in every continent except Antarctica. We are known for our innovation, high-quality products, and exceptional customer service.

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