REI is an energetic and diverse company with a complimentary mix of career opportunities for skilled and talented labor including:

  • Software engineers
  • Mechanical engineers
  • Electrical engineers
  • Engineering test technicians
  • Production assemblers
  • Purchasing
  • IT
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Training instructors

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Production, Shop Assembler

FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt

Reports to: Production Manager

Job Description:


Assist shop machinist with milling, sanding, bead blasting, and other post processing of metal and plastic parts.  Perform shop and production assembly work.  Light facility maintenance as requested by management.

Essential functions

  • Follow all safety protocols and maintain a safe working environment.
  • Ability to properly use CNC equipment and other shop equipment to make production parts to design drawing and quality specifications.
  • Perform finishing work to ensure quality functionality and cosmetic specifications are met.
  • Shop and production assembly work as assigned.
  • Equipment maintenance as requested by management.
  • Construct jigs and fixtures for assembly work.
  • Cross train other shop team members.
  • Preform inventory control and accurate inventory transactions entries.
  • Regular attendance is an essential function of the position.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


  • Ability to comprehend and follow Standard Operational Processes
  • Ability to comprehend mechanical drawings and use measuring equipment to ensure engineering specifications and quality specifications are met
  • Ability to safely and properly use shop equipment and hand tools to perform assign task
  • High attention to quality and detail

Supervisory responsibilities: None

 Work environment

  • Working on a Production Floor environment.  Location in Cookeville TN corporate building required.

Physical demands

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a workstation.
  • Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds.

Travel required: None

Required education and experience

  • High School diploma or GED. 

Preferred education and experience

  • Equipment maintenance experience
  • Basic construction and facility maintenance experience.

    Additional eligibility requirements

    • Must be authorized to work in the United States of America

     Work authorization/security clearance requirements: NA

    Affirmative Action/EEO statement

    • All qualified individuals, including minorities, women and people with disabilities, are encouraged to apply, regardless of race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin and ancestry, age, marital/domestic partner/civil union status, or veteran status.

    Other duties

    Please note this job description is not a contract. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change over time and the employer shall, in its discretion, modify or adjust the position to meet the company’s changing needs at any time with or without notice.

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