Crane Aerospace & Electronics Assembler I in Lynnwood, Washington

Assembler I

Location WA, Lynnwood

Department Operations

Employment Type Full Time

Crane Aerospace and Electronics is hiring an Assembler I in Lynnwood, WA.

The Assembler I works under supervision performing assigned assembly processes to manufacture Crane Aerospace & Electronics products in accordance with military and/or other assembly standards using visual aids, verbal and/or written instructions. In addition, the Assembler communicates with the manufacturing team and performs visual and dimensional inspection.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare components prior to assembly, clean components, mark, and inspect components, subassemblies, or completed assemblies

  • Set up and operate assigned equipment and machinery

  • Observe proper health and safety procedures in handling hazardous chemicals

  • Identify and report to lead or supervisor any difficulty which would affect the correctness and quality of the work in process

  • Participate in cleaning of area and machinery and take part in team meetings for improvement

  • Cross-train to work on at least 3 products

  • Complete job-related company training courses

  • Support Crane Business System (CBS) initiatives including 5S, KPI’s, Standard Work, Problem Solving, and other initiatives as they arise

  • Understand and/or participate with internal/external audits

  • Perform inventory cycle counts

Minimum Qualifications:

Experience: 2-5 years of Assembly experience in a manufacturing environment


Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods


  • Strong verbal and written communication;

  • Good reading comprehension (understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents);

  • Basic computer skills (understanding of basic software)

  • Soldering, wire stripping, crimping of magnetic/transformer product


  • Accurate color vision, near vision, and depth perception and other vision capabilities required;

  • Manipulative skills, including finger and manual dexterity;

  • Adept hand-eye coordination and arm-hand steadiness;

  • Ability to thoroughly interpret production or engineering prints, production planning information and assembly aids such as illustrations and wiring diagrams;

  • Ability to work well in a moderate to high paced work environment in a high volume setting


High School diploma or equivalent; Fine soldering certificate or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to do part marking, wrapping and packaging finished goods and transport to other work areas

  • Ability to ensure all paperwork is completed appropriately and to close work orders

  • Ability to perceive and predetermine sequence of operations and installation requirements from sketches and oral instructions

  • Working Conditions:

  • Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment

  • Manufacturing operations may require the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to: eye safety glasses, gowning, masks, hearing protectors, heel/wrist straps and any other required PPE

  • May be exposed to unusual environmental conditions such as loud noises, cold temperatures, confined spaces, dust or fumes

  • Flexible and willing to work overtime if necessary

Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development. Visit our website at for more information on our company, benefits and great opportunities.

In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Crane Aerospace & Electronics requires that candidates complete a satisfactory background check prior to employment. FAA sensitive positions require employees to participate in a random drug test pool.

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.