Assembler - 2nd Shift- $1,000 Sign on Bonus

Date: Nov 28, 2021

LOCATION: Maple Grove, MN, US

Company: Pelican Products, Inc.

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Pelican BioThermal LLC is a global leader in the design and manufacture of single use and reusable temperature-controlled packaging solutions for the highly regulated pharmaceutical, biotech, and clinical trials industries.  Pelican BioThermal is a great place to work and offers employees the opportunity to flourish and excel in a high-growth, fast-paced, creative, and exciting environment!  We currently have an opening for a Final Assembler based at our site in Plymouth, MN.


The Final Assembler is responsible for performing a variety of job duties to ensure the production, inspection, inventory, and distribution of our products are accurate and ready for shipment.  This position works within a team environment.


What You’ll Do:

  • Performs a wide range of assembly operations on components or sub-assemblies. Uses work instructions to assemble, rework, or reassemble units. Receives limited instructions on new assessments.
  • Packs products into shipping cartons as described on work orders instruction sheets. Uses packaging materials as necessary to prevent breakage or damage. Closes, seals and accurately labels cartons for shipping.
  • Skilled in reading company work orders and shipping documents to determine appropriate action.
  • Performs specified quality assurance checks designated for each job.
  • Ensures appropriate paperwork and electronic systems are updated with accurate data.
  • Maintains good housekeeping and clean work areas.
  • Meets production standards on all assignments.
  • Adheres to the Quality Policy, including all items assigned to this position in accordance with ISO policies, procedures, and work instructions.
  • Follows company policies and practices as outlined in Handbook and follow guidelines regarding safety as outline in the AWAIR, and other safety procedures in accordance to the job.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.


What You’ll Need:

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent plus one year or more of relevant experience.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret documents relating to the job, function or assignment.
  • Ability to make decisions when identifying in-process problems.
  • Must be able to operate in a fast-paced organization and be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must be able to interact effectively and cooperatively with employees at all levels.
  • Must have the ability to complete assignments within the time frame specified by the Lead.
  • Has knowledge of warehouse layout and the safe operation of material moving and handling equipment including 2-wheeler, lift truck, pallet jack, or motorized forklift.
  • Must be flexible regarding working hours and overtime. Must be able to work overtime on evenings and weekends.


Why Join Pelican BioThermal? Here’s a glimpse of Pelican Perks…

  • Generous paid time off plans.
  • 401k plan – with a competitive match.
  • Tuition Assistance Program.
  • Established reputable brand offering premium products – you’ll be proud to represent Pelican!
  • Employee discount program on Pelican Products.
  • Great Benefits – several options including Pet insurance for our animal lovers.
  • Wellness Discount Program.
  • Lucrative employee referral program – get paid to work with your trusted network.
  • And more…


Working Conditions 

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be constantly required to execute standard physical activities within the facility areas (i.e. stand, walk, sit, use hands/fingers).
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be constantly required to executive non-standard physical activities within the facility areas (i.e. climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch).
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.
  • This position requires repetitive hand/wrist activities.

Pelican Products, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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