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Below is a list of our current openings.  If we currently don’t have an opening that is in your desired career path please feel free to send us a general application.

Engineering

Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Details

Job Summary:

The Mechanical Design Engineer develops and implements optimal, value-added mechanical designs and manufacturing methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards; recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls; coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Create Mechanical Designs for automotive and metal fabricated sub-assemblies utilizing SolidWorks 3D solid modeling
  • Evaluate manufacturing processes by applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling and materials; soliciting observations from operators and production staff
  • Ensure engineering drawings describe how to consistently reproduce the design and the engineering data conforms to the original design goals
  • Review listing of components for computed BOMs, SOLIDWORKS BOMs, weldment BOMs, and weldment cut lists to facilitate data export
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of bills of material (BOM) for manufactured and purchased parts used throughout the production process
  • Provide production, labor, and material cost reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, assembly methods, space requirements, and equipment layout
  • Design, develop and test and/or source and cost-justify various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing method
  • Assist in improving a system of production control, standard operating procedures, safety, quality control, and training
  • Carry out process improvement, problem resolution, and project management

ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Other duties as assigned

 INTERACTION WITH:

  • Various levels of internal staff within a variety of departments.
  • Customer and vendor interaction.
  • Production, Sales and Purchasing Departments

EXPERIENCE:

  • Five (5) to ten (10) years mechanical background

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial Technology or related Engineering field

CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Valid driver’s license

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Strong experience with SolidWorks
  • Working knowledge of and AutoCAD ProNest preferred
  • Efficient with Microsoft desktop applications (i.e. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently while maintaining scheduled deadlines

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
  • Extended periods of sitting, standing, bending, squatting and kneeling
  • Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses
  • Good hearing

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements. All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.  Safety is everyone’s responsibility.  Working safely is a precondition of employment.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors
  • Work shirts provided
  • Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
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Manufacturing Engineer

Job Details

Job Summary:

The Manufacturing Engineer will focus on our fabrication processes including but not limited to CAM/Plasma CNC table, forming, welding and grinding.  Developing, implementing and maintaining optimal, cost-effective processes and documentation will be the foundation of this role as well as process improvement, process documentation, quality initiatives and technology acquisition.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Develop, evaluate and improve manufacturing methods, utilizing knowledge of product design, materials and parts, fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment capabilities, assembly methods and quality control standards
  • Confer with planning and engineering concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient manufacturability/production methods
  • Lead process improvement and cost reduction initiatives
  • Evaluate equipment and tools for efficiency improvements, monitors OEE
  • Design and implement new tooling
  • Work with vendors to determine tool/technology specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, or parts and evaluate products according to specifications and quality standards
  • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning workflow, process methods, space requirements and layout
  • Estimate production times, staffing requirements and related costs to provide information for management decisions
  • Assist in quality improvement by documenting problems, determining root cause and implementing preventative measures
  • Confer with management, engineering and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to facilitate production processes.
  • Troubleshoot part fitment issues and make recommendations for adjustments
  • Create and update Standard Work Instructions (SWI’s) for documentation of assembly and repair procedures
  • Carry out process improvement, problem resolution and project management in an effective and timely manner
  • Create and conduct process training for new and current employees

ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Design new products and redesign existing parts for vehicles
  • Assist with SolidWorks Models/drawings and Bill of Materials
  • Undertake relevant training and development as required
  • Understand and comply with safety and environmental policies
  • Maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate
  • Adhere to company policies

 INTERACTION WITH:

  • Most departments, including but not limited to, Design Engineering, Production, Facilities and Quality
  • Equipment vendors

EXPERIENCE:

  • Strong CNC Plasma, welding, metal forming and assembly experience
  • Capital equipment selection and justification
  • Visual Management, Day by Hour charts, kaizen, setting up Kanban replenishment and Cell/Value Stream layout
  • Preventative maintenance of equipment and buildings
  • Overhead cranes and forklifts
  • Work as a team with Engineering, Operations, Sales & Marketing and Finance
  • 3D printing and laser cutting machines a plus
  • SolidWorks and CAD software skills and experience a plus
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Development of standard work instructions and line balancing
  • Fixture, work holding, tool and gauge design and manufacture
  • CNC programming and set up a plus
  • DFMEA experience.
  • Two (2) years of Manufacturing Engineering required
  • Four (4) years of relevant experience preferred

 EDUCATION:

  • College education or Trade school required
  • Degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Technology or Industrial Engineering preferred

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Positive Attitude
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Ability to maintain focus
  • Meet deadlines
  • Math skills required (add, subtract, divide and multiply)
  • Reading abilities required
  • Ability to write
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Follow safety and materials policies and procedures
  • Attention to detail
  • Work as a member of a team and as an individual

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Ability to exert maximum force to pull and carry objects
  • Extended periods of sitting, standing, bending, squatting and kneeling
  • Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses
  • Good hearing

 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements.
  • All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.
  • Safety is everyone’s responsibility.  Working safely is a precondition of employment.

 WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • The work environment characteristics are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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CAD Operator

Job Details

Job Summary:

The CAD Operator position develops and maintains Models and Drawings in accordance with manufacturing methods, product specifications, and quality standards. Improves legacy model health, as well as creates new models to the highest standard. This Individual will need to be self-motivated, and work proficiently as part of a team, as well as independently.

 

JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Create/maintain 3D models for parts, weldments and assemblies utilizing SolidWorks 3D solid modeling.
  • Creates/maintains engineering drawings for production to consistently reproduce the design and verifies the engineering data conforms to the original design goals and department standards.
  • Assists in the creation and maintenance of Bills of Material (BOM) for manufactured and purchased parts used throughout the production process via PDM and internal ERP systems.

 INTERACTION WITH:

  • Design, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineers
  • Customer and vendor interaction
  • Production, Sales, Quality, Technical Services and Purchasing Departments

 EXPERIENCE:

  • One (1) to five (5) years of related work experience
  • PDM file management experience.
  • MBD (Model Based Definition) Experience
  • ERP system experience
  • Automotive or sheet metal background
  • Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing basics
  • Hands on experience with welding, fabricating, machining and/or production assembly work

 EDUCATION:

  • Degree or Certificate in Drafting and Design/CAD Engineering or related

 CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Citizenship Requirements (ITAR Export Controls)

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Strong experience with SolidWorks
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
  • Proficient with Microsoft desktop applications (i.e. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
  • Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
  • Extended periods of sitting, standing, bending, squatting and kneeling
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses
  • Good hearing

 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements. All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.  Safety is everyone’s responsibility.  Working safely is a precondition of employment.

 WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors
  • Work shirts provided
  • Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
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Manufacturing

Production Mechanic

Job Details

Job Summary:

Assemble armored vehicles ensuring functionality of systems. Carry out electrical and mechanical assembly of components on painted trucks bodies. See vehicle through final inspection for customer delivery.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Run electrical wiring using in-house built and prebuilt wiring harnesses.
  • Install all interior and exterior lighting following workorders and Lenco standards.
  • Install exterior electronics such as thermal cameras, 360 camera systems, sirens etc.
  • Install exterior components such as ballistic glass, bumpers, hitches, roof turrets, gun ports, winches etc.
  • Install interior components such as seats, cabinets, benches, carpets etc.
  • Adhere to existing work practices, procedures and policies.
  • Understand and comply with safety and environmental policies.
  • Must own mechanics tool set in accordance to Lenco standard tool list.

 INTERACTION WITH:

  • Work with other teams on shop floor to ensure trucks are built on schedule.

 EXPERIENCE:

  • Three plus (3+) years in the automotive industry working on mechanical and electrical systems.

 EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma required
  • Certification from a vocational school or completion of apprenticeship is plus

 CERTIFICATIONS:

  • ASE certification required. Preferred qualifications L2 or A6-A7 or E1-E3 or T6-T7. (preferred qualifications must be obtained within 1 yr. of employment)
  • Valid driver’s license

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems and their components.
  • Knowledgeable in air conditioning, suspension and other mechanical systems.
  • Attention to detail and independent drive a must.
  • Knowledge of Ford vehicles a plus

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs.
  • Ability to exert maximum force to pull, and carry objects
  • Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
  • Extended periods of sitting, standing, bending, squatting and kneeling
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses

 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements. All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.  Safety is everyone’s responsibility.  Working safely is a precondition of employment.

 WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors.
  • Work T-shirts provided every 6 months.
  • Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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Welder / Fabricator

Job Details

Job Summary:

The Welder/Fabricator is responsible for performing a variety of welding involving fabrication, alteration, and repairs of metal parts.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Weld and fabricate metal components per drawing/prints and work orders
  • Layout fits and welds components for assembly based on pre-designed specifications
  • Grind off excess weld, slag or splatter, using hand scraper, power chipper or portable grinder, and is reviewed while in progress and upon completion
  • Weld in flat, horizontal, vertical or overhead positions
  • Responsible for sound welds and accuracy of assembly
  • Observe and identify any fault in equipment, material and assembly process, then notifying supervisors
  • Control the processes of fitting burning and welding to avoid problems in relation to overheating and/or distortion of the parts
  • Clamping, holding, tack welding, heat bending, bolting, or grinding parts as necessary to satisfy the technical requirements
  • Requisition parts and equipment as necessary
  • Liaise with supervisor on problems to achieve efficient repair
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area
  • Complete all documentation including inspection sheets, certificates, and receipts applying signatures as appropriate
  • Identify abnormalities and repairs required as result of internal actions and advise the supervisor accordingly
  • Identify areas of process improvement, cost and waste reduction
  • Work in an efficient and timely manner
  • Undertake relevant training and development as required
  • Carry out work orders within a realistic time line ensuring that deadlines are met
  • Maintain cooperative working relationships, and demonstrate sensitivity to and respect for a diverse population
  • Record all hours worked accurately
  • Other duties as assigned

EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience with welding equipment
  • Experience with MIG and TIG welding
  • Mechanical aptitude

 EDUCATION:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience

CERTIFICATIONS:

  • AWS Certified
  • Crane Certified
  • Valid Driver’s License

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Adhere to and carry out existing work practices, procedures and policies
  • Maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate
  • Understand and comply with safety and environmental policies
  • Ability to work independently in the absence of supervision
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Take and understand measurements
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Ability to maintain focus
  • Work efficiently under pressure, and meet deadlines
  • Math skills required (add, subtract, divide, multiply and knowledge of angles)
  • Reading abilities required (including blueprint details)
  • Ability to write legibly
  • Follow safety and materials policies and procedures
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to interact with the Stock room as well as numerous levels of internal staff within a variety of departments
  • Ability to occasionally interact with customer(s)

EQUIPMENT USED:

  • Welding Helmet
  • Hand held plasma tool
  • Band & chop saws
  • Drill & punch press
  • Pipe bender
  • See list of required tools

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs.
  • Ability to exert maximum force to pull and carry objects
  • Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
  • Extended periods of sitting, standing, bending, squatting and kneeling
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses
  • Good hearing

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements. All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.  Safety is everyone’s responsibility.  Working safely is a precondition of employment.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors
  • Work shirts provided
  • Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
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Welder / Build

Job Details

Job Summary:

The Welder is responsible for performing a variety of welding involving fabrication, alteration and repairs

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Weld and fabricate per drawings, prints and work orders
  • Layout fits and welds components for assembly based on pre-designed specifications
  • Grind off excess weld, slag or splatter, using hand scraper, power chipper or portable grinder, and is reviewed upon completion
  • Weld in flat, horizontal, vertical or overhead positions
  • Responsible for sound welds and accuracy of assembly
  • Observe, identify and notify supervisor of any fault in equipment, material and assembly process
  • Control the processes of fitting burning and welding to avoid problems in relation to overheating and/or distortion
  • Clamp, hold, tack weld, heat bend, bolt, or grind parts as necessary to satisfy the technical requirements
  • Build with extreme caution to avoid damage to OEM components
  • Requisition parts and equipment as necessary
  • Liaise with supervisor on problems to achieve efficient repair
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area
  • Complete all documentation including inspection sheets, certificates, and receipts applying signatures as appropriate
  • Identify abnormalities and repairs required as a result of internal actions and advise the supervisor accordingly
  • Identify areas of process improvement, cost and waste reduction
  • Work in an efficient and timely manner
  • Undertake relevant training and development as required
  • Carry out work orders within a realistic time line ensuring that deadlines are met
  • Maintain cooperative working relationships, and demonstrate sensitivity to and respect for a diverse population
  • Record all hours worked accurately

 ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Adhere to and carry out existing work practices, procedures and policies
  • Maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate
  • Understand and comply with safety and environmental policies
  • Other duties as assigned

 INTERACTION WITH:

  • Stock room as well as numerous levels of internal staff within a variety of departments

 EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ welding experience

 EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

 CERTIFICATIONS:

  • AWS certified
  • Crane certified
  • Valid Driver’s License

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to work independently in the absence of supervision
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Take and understand measurements
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Ability to maintain focus
  • Work efficiently under pressure, and meet deadlines
  • Math skills required (add, subtract, divide, multiply and knowledge of angles)
  • Reading abilities required (including blueprint details)
  • Ability to write legibly
  • Follow safety and materials policies and procedures
  • Attention to detail

 EQUIPMENT USED:

  • Welding Helmet
  • Hand held plasma tool
  • Crane & Forklift
  • Come along, Pallet & Hydraulic Jack
  • Various Clamps

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs.
  • Ability to exert maximum force to pull and carry objects
  • Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
  • Extended periods of standing, bending, squatting and kneeling
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses
  • Good hearing

 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements. All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.  Safety is everyone’s responsibility.  Working safely is a precondition of employment.

 WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors.
  • Work T-shirts provided every 6 months.
  • Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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Press Brake Operator

Job Details

Job Summary:

The Press Brake Operator is responsible to prepare and run the press brake machine to bend and form parts and materials for vehicles.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Preparation and run bend setups and forming operations
  • Work with supervisor to ensure material for each job is on schedule
  • Requisition parts and equipment as necessary
  • Liaise with supervisor on problems to achieve efficient repair
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area
  • Complete all documentation including inspection sheets, certificates, and receipts applying signatures as appropriate
  • Identify abnormalities and repairs required as result of internal actions and advise the supervisor accordingly
  • Identify areas of process improvement, cost and waste reduction
  • Work in an efficient and timely manner
  • Undertake relevant training and development as required
  • Carry out work orders within a realistic time line ensuring that deadlines are met
  • Maintain cooperative working relationships, and demonstrate sensitivity to and respect for a diverse population
  • Record all hours worked accurately

 ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • General maintenance of the press brake machine
  • Adhere to and carry out existing work practices, procedures and policies
  • Maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate
  • Understand and comply with safety and environmental policies
  • Other duties as assigned

INTERACTION WITH:

  • Stock room as well as numerous levels of internal staff within a variety of departments
  • Occasional customer interaction

 EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working with Press Brake Machine

 EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Must have full understanding of print reading and geometric tolerances and how they relate to the finished part
  • Ability to work independently in the absence of supervision
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Take and understand measurements
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Ability to maintain focus
  • Meet deadlines
  • Math skills required (add, subtract, divide, and geometry)
  • Reading abilities required (including schematics and blueprints)
  • Ability to write legibly
  • Follow safety and materials policies and procedures
  • Attention to detail

 EQUIPMENT USED:

  • Tape measure
  • Press Brake
  • Pallet Jack
  • Protractor

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to pass physical exam
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs.
  • Ability to exert maximum force to pull and carry objects
  • Extended periods of standing, bending, squatting
  • Vision a minimum 20/40 with or without corrective lenses
  • Good hearing

 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements.
  • All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs.
  • Safety is everyone’s responsibility.
  • Working safely is a precondition of employment.

 WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors
  • Work shirts provided
  • Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
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Human Resources

Toll-Free: (800) 444-5362
In MA: (413) 443-7359 Ext. 109
FAX: (413) 443-2419
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Address

Lenco Industries, Inc.
10 Betnr Industrial Drive
Pittsfield, MA 01201

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