Assembly Supervisor

Purpose and Objective of the Position

This person is responsible to lead and assist assemblers, and other production personnel, on their shifts to perform their jobs and ensure that jobs are done on time to excellent quality standards and that all customers’ requirements are met.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Supervise staff to consistently meet and exceed corporate goals by providing training (including cross training) coaching and motivation to employees.

  • Be a safety role model. Engage with employees and management to create and promote a safe work environment. Oversee and assist the day-to-day safety activities of manufacturing personnel.

  • Assist in developing and implementing production KPIs. Provide feedback weekly to the team on performance to KPIs. Provide praise and support when goals are met. Assist in investigating and providing monthly root cause analysis when KPIs are not met. Implement corrective actions.

  • Coordinate with Production Manager workloads for all plant personnel on their shift based on FIFO boards and weekly production report.

  • Advise Production Manager of new needs and work with Engineers on the design and implementation of new fixtures, assembly methods as required.

  • Maintain clean and organized assembly areas (promote 5S activities).

  • Ensures that customers’ requirements are met on every job.

  • Assist with special projects and perform other related duties as assigned.

Requirements / Qualifications

Education Required:

  • High School Degree.

  • Degree or training in electrical engineering or engineering technology a plus.

  • Reading of electrical schematics and mechanical drawings a plus.

Experience Required:

  • 2 - 5 years: Proven Ability to motivate others to succeed.

  • 2 - 5 years: Proven ability to develop the skills and talents of others in a way that increases their self-esteem and their ability to contribute to the department.

  • 2 - 5 years: Proven experience having regular contact and communications with Production Manager, other lead-persons and Engineers to plan, organize or evaluate resources necessary in the fulfillment of job duties.

  • Problem solving skills.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Strong mechanical aptitude and experience with mechanical tools.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Sharp attention to detail.

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office software.

  • Action oriented.

Character Traits:

  • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest.

  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well.

  • Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them.

  • Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause.


  • Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility.

  • Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization.

  • Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks.

  • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help.

  • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals.


At Prime Systems, all personnel are valued and their contribution is vital. We work as a team to accomplish our goal, customer satisfaction!

About Prime UV-IR Systems, Inc.:

Located in a Chicago Western suburb (Carol Stream, IL,) Prime UV-IR Systems, Inc. is an innovative, technology driven company manufacturing and supplying IR Drying Systems & UV Curing Systems to packaging, printing, converting and industrial companies located around the world.

Prime values each of our dedicated staff and, therefore, is pleased to offer a competitive starting wage and a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, 401K with company match, group life insurance, paid time off and paid holidays.

Prime is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by the law.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00 to $22.00 /hour


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off

  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Retirement benefits or accounts

  • Other types of insurance

  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, please contact us directly.