Title:  Mechanical Assembly


Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022

Job Description: 

Primetals Technologies, a Group Company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries offers a world-class technology product portfolio to guarantee excellence in metals production across the entire value chain - from the raw materials to the finished product. Operating globally, we provide fully integrated new technology, automation and environmental solutions, high-end manufacturing capabilities and comprehensive life-cycle services. Becoming a member of the Primetals Technologies Team means that our customers can count on reliable and dedicated support to master the challenges facing the metals industry today and in the future. For our Employees, this means abundant opportunities to gain challenging work experience and steady growth potential for their careers.            


We are looking for a Mechanical Assembly II at our Benton Harbor, MI facility in the Material Handling department. 



  • Performs tasks in support of Machine Assembly operations such as disassembly/assembly of various types of machinery and mechanical assemblies, staging, cleaning, inspection, welding, torching, painting, material movement, etc.  Secondly, may be assigned tasks to support workflow in other areas of the organization. 
  • Assembles component parts, sub-assemblies or completed units.  Includes electronic, electro-mechanical, mechanical, structural products, instrument, air/hydraulic piping and plastic parts assembly.  Must be knowledgeable in machine assembly techniques to ensure proper fits, clearances, finishes, travels, limits, lubrications, preservations, etc.  Some background in hydraulic systems and operations preferred, mandrels experience a plus.
  • Uses hand tools, small power tools, precision measuring tools and other special equipment.      
  • Receives detailed written and verbal instructions on all work.     
  • Proficient at reading and interpreting blue prints and schematics.  Proficient at the use of micrometers and other precision measuring tools.
  • Use of heavy lifting equipment, cranes and forklifts.  Lift rigging required.
  • Other work may be assigned at Management’s direction.



  • High School or Equivalent
  • Two – Five years of related work experience
  • Welding experience needed
  • Crane/Forklift Certification – In-house training provided to obtain certifications
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Proper use of Hand tools, power tools, cranes, micrometers and other precision measuring tools
  • Proper use of Safety Equipment – Safety boots, hard hat, safety glasses, ear plugs


Primetals Technologies offers a full range of benefits starting with first day of employment.  If you want to learn more about Primetals Technologies, visit our website!  


At Primetals Technologies, we value difference for the benefit of our Employees, our Customers and our Community. Primetals Technologies is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.


Req 3825

Nearest Major Market: Niles
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend