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JBT Corporation Electrical Assembler II- 2nd Shift in Kingston, New York


JBT is a diverse, global company with many needs for international management talent and great opportunities for experienced graduates. Our businesses are worldwide and opportunities are broad in scope.

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Being a global company allows us to present you with a number of career opportunities. JBT is one of the largest solutions providers to the global food processing industry. The largest food processors within the fruit, vegetable, meat, poultry, seafood and bakery industries are among our customers.



Assembles and tests electrical components according to specifications.

Embraces the Lean Enterprise strategy and adheres to all safety policies.

Essential Duties and Percent of Time Spent:

Reads work orders, bills of materials, blueprints, schematics and other written or verbal work instructions to determine best assembly method. Verifies and gathers parts, tools and measuring devices needed for assembly. Assembles, wires, and solders electronic components according to specifications.

30 %

Performs bench and / or machine wiring of panels from electrical documentation.

30 %

Tests equipment operation and software. Completes required test documentation including test reports, failed test reports and Non-Conformance Reports (NCR’s).

20 %

Assists customer service with problems in the field.

10 %

Performs all duties in a safe manner and keeps all employees aware of potential dangers in work area. Cleans and performs preventative maintenance on tools and equipment if required. Practices good housekeeping in work area and properly disposes of waste according to safety and environmental policies.

10 %

Occasional Responsibilities:

Performs other duties as assigned.


Knowledge and Skills:

Associates degree in electrical or electro-mechanical technology or equivalent work experience.

Thorough knowledge of electrical theory, electrical meters and test equipment.

The ability to read wiring diagrams and blueprints. Working knowledge of bill of materials.

Wiring skills in working with high voltage (480v) and low voltage (24v).

The ability to trouble-shoot down to the board level.

Demonstrated ability to meet safety, production and quality requirements in assigned area.

Basic computer knowledge for capturing labor and navigating assembly drawings.

Mechanical ability with basic knowledge of hand tools such as crimpers, strippers, drills, grinders, knockout punches, etc.

Good oral and written communication skills. Safety and detail oriented.


At least 5 years related experience using similar tools and measuring equipment.

Work Environment and Physical Demands :

Work Environment: Spends majority of time in a manufacturing environment which is not air conditioned.

Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job is regularly required to sit, stand, and walk. Uses hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Regularly required to lift and move 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.


JBT Corporation offers the growth potential of a company with a developing technology that is unique in its field, plus frequent company-sponsored events and a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision coverage, and 401(k) plan with company match.


It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to

You may also call Susan Cotton at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.

Job LocationsUS-NY-Kingston

Requisition ID 2021-7670

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (9/14/2021 11:57 AM)

Category Manufacturing