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2nd Shift Valve Assembler

Date: Jan 24, 2022

Location: Appleton, WI, US, 54913

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Company / Location Information

Water technology is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. As a leading global water technology company, A. O. Smith Corporation is at the center of the trend. We are a $3 billion company with over 140 years of history and more than 16,000 employees. Our emphasis is on hot water and clean water; we are one of the world’s largest manufacturers of residential and commercial water heating equipment as well as a supplier of water purification products in a number of emerging countries.


With manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, India, and Europe, we have the reach to serve customers worldwide. A. O. Smith is committed to continuous improvement and maintaining a culture that values and respects our employees. 


Water-Right, Inc., based in Appleton, Wisconsin, is A. O. Smith's water quality solutions provider with a complete line of residential and commercial products and systems for a wide variety of applications, including solutions for problem well water. Water-Right products are sold under the Evolve®, WaterCare®, Sanitizer Series®, Impression Series® and CustomCare® product brands. In addition to its advanced and innovative product solutions, Water-Right also has a retail facility, Water-Right Services, and a state-certified lab, Clean Water Testing LLC™, specializing in water analytical services. 


Primary Function

This production associate position's primary duties are assembling and programming of water softener and filter control valves. The successful candidate will be able to work from a bill of materials to determine required valve components and programming requirements. The candidate will also be able to perform computer tasks to include downloading valve configuration files and RF scanning. Successful candidate will have the skill set to work both accurately and complete tasks in a timely manner.


The production floor has a friendly, fast paced work environment, where team building is a must. Must be able to think quickly and identify production issues when they arise. Multiple tasks must be mastered, in a safe, conscientious manner.

This is a part time 20-25 hours per week, Mon-Fri position needed due to the addition of a 2nd shift. The anticipated scheduled hours are between the hours of 3:30pm to 12:00am. Pre-employment drug test is required. Training for the first couple weeks ideally would start at 11:30am.


  • Reading Bill of Materials
  • Pick Parts from Multiple Locations
  • Assemble Components
  • Inventory control
  • Shop clean up
  • Quality control
  • Other responsibilities may be assigned as needed.


  1. No experience needed
  2. Basic computer experience required
  3. Fork Lift Certification a plus, but not required


High School Diploma or GED

Years of Experience

No previous related work experience required

We Offer

Employees are eligible for benefits on their 1st day of employment.

Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.

Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh

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