Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $35 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them.

How will you make an impact?

Thermo Fisher Scientific in Asheville manufactures freezers for vaccine storage. Due to global demand, the Asheville site is rapidly growing and hiring for their Manufacturing and Fabrication Teams.

We offer:
Competitive Pay

Annual Performance Based Incentive

Annual Performance Base Merit Increase

Excellent Benefits!

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Medical, Dental, & Vision benefits – effective Day 1

Paid Time Off & Holidays

401K Company Match up to 6%

Tuition Reimbursement – eligible after 90 days!

Employee Referral Bonus

Employee Discount Program

Recognition Program

Charitable Gift Matching

Company Paid Parental Leave

Career Advancement Opportunities

What will you do?

Assembles metal components of various gauges and dimensions and spot weld for stress and position, according to design specifications and company quality standards using a resistance spot welder.

Operated a variety of metal fabrication equipment to cut, bend, shape, and form metal parts according to design specifications and quality standards.

Performs all duties using required safety procedures and equipment according to company policies and practices.

Responsible for keeping machines in good working condition by performing daily routine maintenance checks as required.

Maintains specified department records of set-up time and parts produced.

Judgment and initiative are required to follow product specifications and maintain company quality standards.

Reads and interprets product specifications, bill of materials, blueprints and production schedules.

Selects and assembles specified parts – positioning at welder, in fixtures and/or lay out.

Spot-weld various components for stress and position using a resistance spot welder.

Visually inspects product for defects, measures dimensions or makes adjustments as needed to maintain company quality standards and specified tolerances.

Periodically stress test welds

Moves products to and from various welding stations.

Maintains and orders parts as required.

Makes minor adjustments to parts such as bending, cutting, grinding, and polishing welds.

Operates and/or assists in the operation of various press equipment.

Processes specified parts using deburrer, brake press, drill press, punch press, NC turret press, and other related equipment.

Assist throughout the department as needed to facilitate the flow of work.

Makes adjustments to the spot welder as needed, to include changing the welding arm, welding tips, welding temperature, hold, squeeze, count etc.

Completes daily tracking sheets

Cleans immediate work area.

Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.

How will you get here?

Requires high school diploma or GED.

Standing, bending, reaching and handling bulky parts is common to the job. Frequently lifts up to 35 pounds.

Beginner Digital literacy or willingness to learn.

Preferred Qualifications:
Ability to read, interpret and follow wiring diagrams and blueprints as shown in SOE. Ability to read and differentiate part numbers, labels and work instructions.

Standing, bending, reaching and handling bulky parts is common to the job.

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