Mechanical Assembler

  • Viasat
  • Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Sep 28, 2021
Supply Chain Warehouse

Job Description

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments, and militaries around the globe communicate. We're looking for people who think big, act fearlessly and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.We're the company behind the world's fastest satellite internet service, with technology that's helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more. We're growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. Our team is fearless in the pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world's first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today. Job ResponsibilitiesDo you enjoy taking equipment apart and then putting it together again or fixing equipment when it isn't working correctly? You will utilize your mechanical skills by putting together assemblies for Viasat, including large antennas, using light equipment and tooling. Working as part of a bigger team within our Manufacturing area, your sense of teamwork will draw you into additional duties, including moving equipment and integrating assemblies into our bigger systems. If you can learn the job, we'll train you to do it, and do it right, from documentation to following processes and procedures!Requirements2+ years experience in mechanical assembly (mechanical tools, drills and impact tools, professional or personal)Ability to follow instructions and read fabrication drawingsAbility to install bearings, gears, and motors.Ability to lift 50 lbs. and work outside at heights up to 100 feetHigh School Diploma or GEDUS government position. US Citizenship required.Work week is Monday thru Friday (Day Shift)Available to work overtime as required.Ability to work with Bills of Material, Engineering Change OrdersAbility to use OraclePreferencesOperate light machineryOperate forklifts and aerial liftAbility to use mechanical tools, drills, & impact toolsAbility to work on documentation and proceduresTo learn more about this site and other office locations, please clickhere!

Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:
High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:
2-4 years


US Citizenship Required


Worker Classification:

This is an FAA safety sensitive position, which requires participation in our Drug-Alcohol program, including pre-employment testing and random testing. It is an essential function of the position that the employee meets the safety requirements of the FAA.

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