4 days old
  • Job Code
Jobid: 318209144
Job Title: Assembler
Location: Illinois - Lake Zurich 1

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks an Assembler who wishes to work in a fast paced and ever changing high tech environment. If you have demonstrated successful experience in manual dexterity, the ability to multi-task, and possess process improvement skills, we invite you to consider joining our innovative team.


  • Model SEL values.
  • Assemble SEL's high-tech products to corporate quality standards.
  • Follow work instructions to accurately assemble, solder, wash, inspect, or test SEL's products and subassemblies.
  • Directly place components, build or package products, or operate state-of-the-art machinery.
  • Learn and gain skills to become proficient in department processes.
  • Continuously identify, measure, and improve Manufacturing processes by participating in process improvement teams.
  • Work cooperatively in a team atmosphere.
  • Maintain a clean, organized, and safe work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to listen, comprehend, and follow technical instructions
  • Basic math skills and the ability to read, write, and communicate verbally in English
  • Manual dexterity and ability to focus on tasks at hand
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively as part of a team
  • Ability to work overtime, as required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Word processing and spreadsheet skills
  • Electronic assembly experience

Physical Requirements

  • Lift, push, pull and maneuver up to 40 pounds frequently
  • Sit and/or stand at least 8 hours
  • Vision correctable to 20/30 or better
  • Differentiate color
  • Reach
  • Bend
  • Kneel
  • Twist
  • Grip
  • Pinch
  • Fine finger dexterity sufficient to handle and place parts with precision and accuracy for at least 8 hours

Location Information

Located in Lake Zurich, Illinois, SEL’s Fault Indicator and Sensor Division, provides a positive, professional environment where you can make a difference in how the industry views SEL products and solutions. The company’s proximity to Chicago will allow you to enjoy all that the city has to offer, but its quieter, suburban location is ideal for those looking for a more relaxed place to live and work.

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

Communication with Applicants

SEL sends an initial e-mail response to all applicants at time of résumé or CV submittal. If you do not receive this communication, please check your SPAM filter and make sure your system is not blocking e-mails from SEL. It is important that you ensure your receipt of this e-mail as SEL may communicate future position updates via e-mail. 

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.


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