Whelen Engineering Company, Inc.
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Seasonal Production Assemblers – CT

Chester, CT

About The Job

Whelen Engineering is hiring 1st and 2nd shift assemblers in our Chester location. Whelen Engineering –a global leader in the emergency warning industry –has been trusted to perform since 1952. Whelen designs and manufactures reliable and powerful warning lights, white illumination lighting, sirens, controllers, and high-powered warning systems for Automotive, Aviation (Whelen Aerospace Technologies – WAT), and Mass Notification industries worldwide.

Interested applicants should email their resume and application to HR@whelen.com

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Duties/Responsibilities

  • Assemble variety of emergency warning lights and sirens
  • Use basic tools/equipment to assemble product
  • Bag finished product for shipment processing
  • Operate basic assembly machinery

Requirements

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age

  • Entry level job with little to no prior relevant experience
  • Must be able to distinguish colors
  • Must be able to lift 35lbs
  • Ability to regularly perform repetitive tasks
  • Possess manual dexterity to put parts/pieces together accurately and in a fast-paced environment

Benefits

This position does not offer benefits.

Job Type Full-time 40 hours per week
Rate of Pay: Starting at $15.50
Hours of Operation: 1st shift 6:00am – 2:30pm or 2nd shift 3:00pm – 11:30pm

Must be able to communicate effectively with co-workers, supervisors, and third parties. This ability to communicate requires the employee to be conversant in English as the majority of our workforce and the third parties that we encounter only speak English.

The incumbent is responsible for complying with the policies in Whelen’s “Employee Handbook.”

This Job Description is to serve as a guide. It is intended to be flexible and will continue to evolve over time with business needs and demands and may be updated periodically and at the Company’s discretion. Nothing in this position description changes or is intended to change the employment at-will relationship with the Company. Employment at-will means that an employee or the Company may terminate the employment relationship at any time, for any reason or no reason at all, with or without notice.

It is the policy at Whelen Engineering to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identify, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, age, religion, medical condition, mental or physical disability, veteran status, military service, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, genetic information or any other class or characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

About Whelen

Whelen has the largest design staff in the industry and over 1,200 employees, all dedicated to producing products that people count on when lives are on the line.

Every part of every Whelen product is proudly designed and manufactured in the USA and is tested on-site to meet the toughest industry certifications. All Whelen products are proven in the harshest environments, to make sure everyone goes home at night.

On the road, in the air, and around the world, Whelen is trusted to be seen, trusted to be heard, trusted to perform.