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Founded in 1925, Festo Corporation is a leading provider of pneumatic and automation control solutions.

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Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

SMS Assembly Lead

  • Job Tracking ID: 7.30.2018#34
  • Job Location: Mason/Cincinnati, OH
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: 2 year degree
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: August 08, 2018
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP
  • SAP Category: Manufacturing and Technical

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Job Description:

  • Review daily customer orders, coordinate and schedule production order priorities based on the basic finish date

  • Communicate company policies to employees and enforce safety requirements.

  • Analyze and resolve work problems, or assist employees in solving work problems.

  • Make and/or encourage suggestions to motivate employees in attaining departmental and company goals.

  • Train new and/or existing employees in required tasks and introduction of new products.

  • Perform the same or similar tasks of subordinate employees.

  • Initiates requisitions and inspects materials used in the production process.

  • Sets up and maintains all tools and equipment within the assigned production area,

  • Read and interpret engineering or production drawings, catalogues, machine manuals, electrical schematics or other pertinent data in order to assemble and/or repair product or machinery in accordance with applicable specifications.

  • Responsible for communicating changes and/or variances in the production requirements to ensure proper completion of all work assigned on the shop floor, in accordance with ISO requirements.

  • Use inspection tools such as vernier calipers, micrometers, tape measures, torque wrenches, multimeters, plug gauges, dial indicators, thread ring gauges, thread plug gauges, flowmeters, etc.

  • Examine form, fit and function of parts for conformance to specifications.

  • Ensure movement of product and all associated documentation to their next applicable work area (IE Final Test, Stock Room and Production Control).

  • Functionally test customer ordered material for proper function using pneumatic service units, fittings, valves, sensors, accessories, test hardware and software.

  • Identify product to indicate correct identification, or inspection and test status, using appropriate tags or labels.

  • Review employee overtime, vacation, and other time off requests with management.

  • Provide objective feedback to management in regard to ongoing employee performance and performance appraisals.

Experience and Skills:

  • Requires general computer proficiency.

  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 quality system requirements and Festo product preferred.

  • Knowledge of basic assembly practices and safety standards. Ability to use computer and word processing and spreadsheet software. Knowledge of measuring equipment and machine tools.

  • Knowledge of Festo cylinder and drives.

  • Responsibilities could include interviewing, training employees; planning, assigning and directing work and resolving problems.

  • Excellent oral & written communication skills

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

  • Fluent in English language


Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster