Assembler I - Instruments in Oro Valley, AZ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is seeking an Assembler to work on day shift for a top Medical Device company.


  • Performs a wide variety of electro-mechanical and pneumatic assembly operations.
  • Determines and follows methods and sequence of operations in performing component installation, wiring, hand soldering and cable harnessing on assembly units.
  • Makes setups and adjustments holding tolerances to blueprint / work instruction specifications.
  • Identifies and documents non-conformances in piece parts and assemblies.
  • Recognizes equipment and product problems and notifies individuals using team specific Help Chain to achieve optimum production levels.
  • Performs repetitive assembly of the company's products into complete packages.
  • Maintains all production related documentation in compliance with internal Quality System Regulations.
  • Assemble components and sub-assemblies for instruments per production drawings and documents while sustaining quality, cost, delivery, and safety metrics.
  • Perform other duties as required or assigned. 


  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Ability to acquire basic job skills and learn company policies and procedures to complete routine tasks.
  • Written and verbal comprehension of the English language.
  • Ability to interpret and understand production documents and drawings to complete tasks.
  • Basic mathematical comprehension (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, percentages).
  • Must be able to work within a team environment in a culture of accountability and professionalism.
  • Ability to consistently meet work zone cycle times by following standard work instructions.
  • Ability to use hand tools; such as screwdrivers, wrenches, nut-drivers, power drivers, etc.
  • The position requires considerable standing and/or sitting, repetitive movement, and the ability to lift objects less than 25 pounds. 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.