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Lippert Components, Inc Fabrication Associate II - $17.00, 1st Shift in Brandon, South Dakota

Job Description Summary:

This position will perform duties required to meet production demands. This position will be responsible operating brake press machines, in-process inspection and cleaning operations required in the manufacturing of steel fabrication. Work may involve any of the following: assist in set-up process and operate fabricating machines to cut, bend, and straighten sheet steel. This position will report to Operations Supervisor.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The duties and responsibilities of this position will consist of, but not limited to, the following:

  • Determine project requirements, including scope, assembly sequences, and required methods and materials, according to blueprints, drawings, and written or verbal instructions

  • Lay out, measure, and mark dimensions and reference lines on material, according to drawings or templates, using calculators, scribes, dividers, squares, and rulers

  • Convert blueprints into shop drawings to be followed in the construction and assembly of sheet steel products

  • Select gauges and types of sheet steel or non-metallic material, according to product specifications

  • Drill and punch holes in metal

  • Operate machinery used in steel fabrication

  • Trim, file, grind, debar, buff, and smooth surfaces, seams, and joints, using hand tools and portable power tools

  • All other duties as assigned


  • Customer Focus

  • Decision Quality

  • Results, Action Oriented

  • Displaying Technical Expertise

  • Time Management


  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Computer Skills Basic computer skills necessary

  • Organization Skills: Maintain clean and organized work space.

  • Cross-functional skills: Ability to work and handle multiple job assignments

  • Communication Skills: Ability to communicate within a team setting

  • Physical, Mental and Visual Skills: Ability to lift, bend, and twist throughout the workday; ability to lift between 50 to 100 pounds

  • Physical Environment: Fast-paced manufacturing environment

Preferred Requirements:

  • Education: Associates Degree in Metal Fabrication

  • Work Experience: 1 Year of prior work experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment

About CURT Group:

CURT Group is a family of more than 1000 associates world-wide. We believe that the customer is KING and our associates are our greatest ASSET. With headquarters in Eau Claire, WI our brands include CURT, Aries, Retrac, Luverne, and UWS. With manufacturing plants in Eau Claire, the Philippines, Brandon, South Dakota, Perry, Florida and eleven regional warehouses across North America and Canada, we are proud to offer our customers reliable service and dependable American-made towing products and truck accessories.

CURT Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. CURT provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Requisition ID: 2021-4761

External Company Name: Lippert Components

External Company URL:

Street: 1200 E Birch St