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Lippert Components, Inc 2nd Shift Sub Assembly Press Operator in Goshen, Indiana

This position is primarily responsible for the drilling of tube used for upper decks and tube room bar. This individual will be measuring, plasma cutting, and as mentioned drilling a variety of tubes. A press operator will be reporting to the team leader to ensure daily goals are being met.

Essential Functions

  • Combination of specified designs and measurements, appropriate component parts, plasma cutting, and drilling of a variety of tubes.

  • Correctly drill material in accordance with production requirements.

  • Rotation of positions as necessary in or outside of the sub assembly department.

  • Assistance in repair work as necessary.

  • Maintain parts area organized and clean as well as being responsible for labeling and bundling extra parts as needed.

  • Make sure that scrap metal is not put in the same bin as your regular trash. Trash needs to be separated for it to be picked up.

  • Parts should not be on the floor for any reason. Racks & shelves must be used to keep parts off the floor.

  • Ability to read and use a tape measure.

  • Maintenance of good housekeeping practices throughout the sub-assembly area.


  • Must be able to work as a part of a team to achieve the company’s overall demand.

  • Must be able to meet production goals and time deadlines.

  • Basic computer skills needed to post-production tags onto the system.

  • Must demonstrate clear verbal and written communication skills (English).

  • Must be able to read and process written communication including, but not limited to measurements, frame prints, directions, instructions, etc.

  • Must demonstrate welding competency and knowledge of welding systems.

  • Must be able to operate appropriate equipment including band saws, plasma cutters, tape measures, industrial drills, etc.

  • Must possess successful problem solving skills.

  • Must be able to exhibit tact and diplomacy and maintain professional relationships with supervisors, fellow team members, customers, etc.

  • Must be able to work under physically and mentally stressful situations.

  • Must be able to prioritize and easily adapt to changes through the day.

  • Must be able to operate a lift truck as necessary.

  • Must be able to prioritize and easily adapt to changes throughout the day.

Supervisory Responsibility

This role does not have any supervisory responsibility upon hiring.

Physical Demands

While performing duties of the job, the team member is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active – while performing this job the team member is regularly standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, balancing, reaching, handling, and climbing all day. The team member may have to lift and/or move items over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations considered for individuals with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the team member works around moving mechanical parts, heavy equipment, and conveyer roller lines. The team member may work in outside weather conditions in all seasons. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

In addition, the team member may be exposed to dust, fumes, gases, noise, heat, cold, and wet work while performing job duties.

This position requires personal protective equipment such as work gloves, safety glasses, ear plugs, cut resistant sleeves, and seasonal gear which will be provided (contingent on position).

Additional items required but not included are steel toed shoes or boots with metatarsal guards.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time hourly position, and hours of work and days are based upon the need to support operations and production. Some Saturdays will be mandatory.


No Travel required for this position.

Required Education and Experience

  • High school degree or GED.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Ability to read and understand basic blueprints.

  • Lift Truck Operators License preferred (training available).

Additional Eligibility Qualifications


Work Authorization/Security Clearance

Must be able to pass EVerify.

AAP/EEO Statement

LCI provides equal employment opportunity to all team members and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the Team Member for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

LCI provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category.

Requisition ID: 2020-3126

External Company Name: Lippert Components

External Company URL:

Street: 3152 Skyview Rd