JBT Corporation

Machine Assembly Technician

Job Locations US-VA-Richmond
Requisition ID
Posted Date
2 months ago(10/11/2021 11:32 AM)
Installation, Maintenance, & Repair


JBT/ Proseal America is a rapidly growing company, with the potential for career growth for its employees. We are looking for experienced candidates interested in long term growth in our technical fields. Proseal is a leader in the food Industry with a strong presence in various industries. Proseal America has a strong and team-oriented culture, where service is a vital component.


Machine Assembly Technicians are responsible for the assembly, wiring, modifying, and refurbishing of Proseal machinery. Daily tasks performed include parts assembly, electrical wiring, pneumatic fitting, and metal manufacturing. Machine Assembly Technicians perform the quality and performance testing to meet customer expectations.


This is a full-time position. Work schedule is Monday-Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm. There is occasional weekend work and overtime when required. Formal job training is provided.


Major Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assemble and fit machine components with use of hand tools and power tools
  • Drill, tap, cut, deburr, and clean metal and plastic components when necessary
  • Read and interpret 3D drawings, electrical and pneumatic diagrams, and Bill of Materials lists
  • Route wiring and piping and terminate connections within predetermined paths on machines
  • Disassemble previously utilized machines
  • Evaluate parts for replacement, upgrade, or reconditioning
  • Rebuild machine back to sellable condition
  • Performance Testing and quality checking of machines and tooling
  • Diagnose and repair errors or malfunctions in machines when they arise
  • Stock consumable items in work areas
  • Perform various task to support manufacturing when required to hit production goals
  • Transport machines between buildings
  • Maneuver machines around workshop floor


Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma/ GED or higher
  • Able to work overtime as needed
  • Knowledge of, and ability to use basic hand tools and power tools such as drills and Dremel’s
  • Able to pass a background check and drug test

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years in technical related experience
  • Technology based Associates Degree/ Technical or Vocational training preferred
  • Valid United States driver’s license and clean driving record preferred
  • Experience driving a Forklift is a plus

  Required Skills

  • Good communication skills & positive attitude
  • Able to read and understand technical schematics
  • Demonstrate a high degree of reliability, flexibility, and self-motivation
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to use hand tools safely and effectively

Physical Requirements and Work Environment

  • Work in a climate-controlled factory
  • Stand continuously for long periods of time
  • Wearing of safety clothing and equipment is required
  • Able to kneel, bend, crouch and climb ladders to access various parts of a machine
  • Able to lift-up to 60Ibs

Company Benefits

  • Competitive Wages and Compensation
  • Formal job training is provided
  • Potential for overtime pay
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term/ Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company Paid Holidays
  • Floating Holidays
  • Company Sponsored Events



It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to www.careeronestop.org

You may also call Susan Cotton at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.



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