Set Up Operator III – Assembly (1st Shift)

Schaeffler, a global automotive and industrial supplier, is seeking a qualified Setup Operator III – Assembly (1st Shift) to support our Plant 3 facility on our Fort Mill, SC campus.
Key duties include but not limited to:
  • Responsible for sampling parts during the assembly operation to ensure parts meet blueprint specifications
  • Ensure that all components have been accepted and correspond to the assembly work order and blueprint while keeping parts organized in such a way to avoid mixing
  • Verify all required paperwork and gages are on the workstation
  • Ensure gages are properly set and properly calibrated per calibration stickers, and perform inspections / quality checks per the control plans
  • Adhere to 5S standards
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex assembly / machine issues
  • Ensure work and inspection stations are clean
  • Follow all safety rules and wear all required PPE




Qualified candidates will have:
  • Minimum of two years in manufacturing environment operating complex plant metalworking or related equipment
  • Experience with machine set-up on the same machine or machine type as will be responsible for after hire
  • Ability to read/complete blueprints
  • Ability to provide examples of previous complex troubleshooting
  • Strong communication skills and strong mechanical background with troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work overtime to include weekends
  • HS Diploma or GED
Schaeffler is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job Function


Primary Location

 United States-South Carolina-Fort Mill

Manufacturing / Mechanical

Tagged as: assembly, Manufacturing, set up operator