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    We continuously fill Assembler positions at Watlow in Richmond, IL. Learn more about these great opportunities and contact us today, so you too can work for one of the top employers in McHenry County.

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  • Why Get a Job When You Can Have a Career?

    Entry level assembly position available with a great company in Richmond, IL! No previous experience required.
    We are looking for energetic, detail oriented assemblers for 2nd shift at a well-known and respected Employer in Richmond, IL. This position is a temp to hire opportunity that could turn into a permanent position with this company!

    Job Highlights:

    • Entry level - no experience required
    • Great company, employee-focused, modern design
    • Climate controlled environment

    Assembler Responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

    • Operate assembly line machinery
    • Cut, straighten, and strip wire
    • Lead wire prep, assembly of connectors and electrical plugs
    • Resistance weld, spot weld, solder


     Assembler Qualifications:

    • Flexible attitude and ability to be cross trained in multiple departments
    • Would prefer manufacturing experience in an electronics environment but will train for the right candidates.
    • HS or GED Equivalent
    • Ability to work with small electronic components.
    • Ability to accurately use a ruler
    • Ability to read and follow instruction sheets
    • Ability to fluently speak, read, and write English


    Immediate medical benefits available with a full benefits package offered upon hire!

    Hours: Monday - Friday | 3:30 pm -12:00 am

    Occasional overtime both mandatory and available



    Four ways to apply for this assembly position: (choose one)

    • Apply online at apply.expresspros.com and submit your application to the Crystal Lake, IL locations
    • Call/text Express at 815-788-8556 - say you are interested in the assembler positions in Richmond, IL
    • Email Ruby.Garcia@expresspros.com
    • Stop by our office at 580 E Terra Cotta Ave, Crystal Lake, IL

    About Watlow

    You know your abilities and talents allow you to be selective when looking for a career. You may have looked at a variety of web sites that offer job opportunities. If you are not willing to settle for just finding a good job, you have come to the right place. At Watlow, we help people build great careers. 

    • We are a privately-held, family-owned business that has been around for over 90 years.
    • We are financially strong. This promotes stability in our operations, and the ability to manage the business with a strategic focus, while balancing short and long term goals. 
    • In North America, we are the market leader in our industry. 
    • We are a global business, and we are growing significantly in Europe, Mexico and Asia.   
    • We use Lean enterprise principles as a growth strategy; not a cost reduction strategy. 
    • Our selection process is designed to identify candidates who can make an immediate contribution to our success, and who take an active interest in learning and continuing to develop.

    If you are among those who see a horizon beyond next year, you may be Watlow material. We would certainly appreciate the opportunity to review your credentials. 

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