Chamber Assembler - 2nd Shift

Job Details
Company and Position Summary
Location:  Winona Campus; 1725 Wilkie Drive, Winona, MN 55987

Shift/Hours:  2nd Shift, Mondays-Thursdays, 3:00pm-1:00am 

Position Status: Full-Time

The Company:
RiverSide Integrated Solutions, Inc. is an advanced Contract Manufacturer providing robust comprehensive solutions in Circuit Board Assembly, Electromechanical & Mechanical Assembly, Kitting, Supply Chain Management, Fulfillment, Distribution, and Reverse Logistics.  With a culture of customer focused solutions and continuous improvement, RiverSide Integrated Solutions, Inc. is uniquely positioned to respond to any customer need. As a co-worker, you will be offered a variety of competitive benefits including medical, dental, disability, life, 401K and more.  Come join our team to be a part of a great organization!

The Team:
This role is a part of the production assembly team. The production assembly team works with the scheduling, materials, and operations teams to accomplish work and provides necessary components to further processing.

The Role: 
This position spends time assembling sub-assemblies and thermal chambers with other production team members.  This position will assemble together components, wire harnesses and metal parts as specified by schematics, diagrams, and manufacturing instructions using hand tools. 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

You will spend your time:

  • Maintaining clean and orderly workstations and equipment
  • Completing tasks as designated by production schedules with minimum supervision
  • Performing electrical and sub-assembly processes using power tools such as drills, grinders, pneumatic rivet guns, and Dremel tools on a daily basis
  • Reporting defective materials or safety concerns to the Cell Coordinators
  • May rotate to various workstations as required
  • Pressurizing chambers systems using nitrogen and refrigerant
  • Leak checking chamber systems using refrigerant leak detecting devices
  • Using HVAC equipment such as manifold gauges, vacuum pumps, and micron gauges
  • Cutting, deburring, and swaging copper
  • Aligning and clamping work pieces together, using rule, square, or template or sets up placing them in fixtures, jigs, or vise
  • Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly
  • Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating work pieces
  • Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects
  • Performing other duties assigned as needed

We are excited about you if you have:

  • Good work attendance and a positive attitude
  • An understanding of and ability to interpret Manufacturing Instructions and Work Instructions
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing processes, procedures, and machinery
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Ability to learn and adhere to all applicable health and safety regulations as well as LEAN manufacturing
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to work well with others in a team
  • Good eye/hand coordination with a strong attention to detail
  • Basic computer skills

Additional skills and abilities related to this position:

  • The ability to read and interpret refrigeration and wiring schematics
  • Ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position
  • Ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects
  • The ability to read a tape measure and cut materials to precise dimensions using equipment such as panel saws and band saws

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent lifting and moving of lightweight materials up to 10 pounds
  • Must be able to lift up to 10-50 pounds
  • Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds with assistance
  • Frequent standing, up to 10-hour days
  • Frequent sitting, standing, bending, reaching and walking  


  • This position may travel between all RIS facilities.
  • Infrequent travel for trainings and/or business needs may be required.

Work Environment:

  • Manufacturing setting