Final Assembler in Portland, OR at Hawthorne Gardening Co.

Date Posted: 1/27/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Portland, OR
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Job Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

We are looking for a Final Assembler who will grow at our Vancouver, WA facility.

Participate with the building of lighting fixtures and final packaging in the assembly line.

In this role you will:

  • Accurately and efficiently build fixtures or components as required with minimal supervision.

  • Visually inspect fixtures for material flaws and report flaws as directed.

  • Will participate in quality assurance training.

  • Proficient with wiring techniques and testing of lighting fixtures.

  • Trained in all areas of Final Production.

  • Must be able to safely lift up to 30lbs. repetitively throughout the work day.

  • Expert with use of all hand tools for assembly and testing.

  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment while paying attention to quality and details.

  • Must maintain a clean work environment.

  • Will assist in training of new Line Assembler employees.

  • Fully trained in proper packaging techniques to include identifying miss-prints or other defects on packaging material, packaging products with correct components and labels, down stacking and pallet placements, wrapping pallets and accurate counting of leftover packaging.

The perfect person will have:

  • Must be able to read and understand the English language.

  • Must have basic math skills for accurate material/product counting.

  • Must be a team player. Must be able to quickly learn the assembly process.

  • One to two years experience as a Line Assembler

This is what we will bring to the table:

  • Extremely competitive benefits including; Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • State of the art facilities gym.

  • A highly energetic and fast paced environment at a rapidly growing company.

  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program.

  • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays.

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.