New Flyer is North America's heavy-duty transit bus leader with locations in Canada in Winnipeg and Arnprior, and facilities in the USA in Crookston, St. Cloud, Ontario, Anniston, Shepherdsville and Jamestown. It offers the most advanced product line under the Xcelsior® and Xcelsior CHARGE™ brands. It also offers infrastructure development through New Flyer Infrastructure Solutions™, a service dedicated to providing safe, sustainable, and reliable charging and mobility solutions. New Flyer actively supports over 41,000 heavy-duty transit buses (New Flyer, NABI, and Orion) currently in service, of which 7,300 are powered by electric motors and battery propulsion and 1,600 are zero-emission. Further information is available at Link removed - Click here to apply to Assembly Technician . POSITION SUMMARY As a part of the Production Team, an Assembly Technician will be responsible for all required assemblies and installations on heavy-duty transit buses in the assigned work area on the production line, while maintaining a clean and safe work environment on first (1st) shift. WHAT YOU WILL DO: - Performs all installations and/or assemblies within a specified work area on the production line. - Prepares work to be accomplished by reviewing assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, and parts lists; gathering parts, subassemblies, tools and materials. - Ensures quality and consistency in installations and/or assemblies within a specified work area. - Must be able to work from blueprints, process sheets, and/or written instructions, then build to those specifications while utilizing measurement tools and basic math skills. - Must have working knowledge of hand and air tools. Employee is regularly exposed to vibration, and occasionally works near moving mechanical parts - Must regularly lift and move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and move up to 50 pounds. - Must be able to bend, stoop, and reach. Must be able to climb up and down, as well as work using a ladder. Employee will go extended periods of time standing and performing repetitive tasks - Ensure work station is kept clean and in safe working condition - Must be present on the job to perform the assigned duties and be able to work overtime which is often required to meet production schedules - Must perform all other duties as assigned WHAT YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL: - Ability to use small hand and power tools repetitively, as well as measuring equipment and tools - Ability to read and follow intermediate measurements and instructions with a strong mechanical aptitude - Must be a team player, a self-starter and be able to work in a team setting - Good communication skills, ability to work with little supervision, with excellent time management skills - Safety sensitive position - Must be able to work both first (1st) shift (6:30am - 3:00pm) and second (2nd) shift (4:00pm - 12:30am). New Flyer is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer WHY JOIN OUR TEAM: - Staring wage $17.72 per hour and after six (6) months $19.89 per hour. - COVID-19 Precaution(s): Personal protective equipment provided or required. Social distancing guidelines in place. Temperature checks, sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place. - Benefits: Our benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance. We also have 12 paid holidays and vacation, 401k with a generous company match, flexible spending accounts, employer-paid life insurance, voluntary-term life insurance, employer-paid short and long-term disability, critical illness and accident benefits, and an allowance for safety boot/shoes just to name a few. A waiting period for benefits may apply and only full-time employees are eligible. - NFI Group has been named a Manitoba Top Employer for 2020 and this is the tenth since the competition was established in 2007. - Employee social committee organizes numerous events throughout the year, including summer barbecues, holiday festivities, sporting events and tournaments, and much more. - Ongoing employee development through a variety of in-house training initiatives along with tuition subsidies for courses at outside institutions. OUR WHY: We exist to move people. Our mission is to design and deliver exceptional transportation solutions that are safe, accessible, e­fficient and reliable. ABOUT NFI GROUP: With over 8,900 team members operating from more than 50 facilities across ten countries, NFI is a leading independent global bus manufacturer providing a comprehensive suite of mass transportation solutions under brands: New Flyer® (heavy-duty transit buses), Alexander Dennis Limited (single and double-deck buses), Plaxton (motor coaches), MCI® (motor coaches), ARBOC® (low-floor cutaway and medium-duty buses), and NFI Parts™. NFI buses and motor coaches incorporate the widest range of drive systems available including: clean diesel, natural gas, diesel-electric hybrid, and zero-emission electric (trolley, battery, and fuel cell). In total, NFI now supports over 105,000 buses and coaches currently in service around the world. NFI common shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol NFI. 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