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Part Time 2nd Shift Assembler 2 (4:30-9:00PM)

Company: HNI Corporation
Location: Hickory
Posted on: October 10, 2021

Job Description:

HBF, an industry leader in workplace furnishings and a top brand in the HNI Corporation enterprise, is in search of an Assembler 2 to join our team in Hickory, NC! 

Primary Purpose: Assemble and or glue parts to form sections, frames and or complete furniture product. Utilizes glue and clamps to drill holes, drive screws and reinforce joints or attach hardware. Assembler 2 builds sub-assemblies and final clamping operations.

Some of the essential aspects of the position include:

  • Retrieve stock needed to build piece.
  • Read tickets prior to building frames to verify options.
  • Set up clamp (if applicable) on first piece in a batch and check set-up for squareness.
  • Final assemble piece using hammer and/or proper amount of glue, applied neatly.
  • If required, clamp final assembly.
  • On some styles, build arm assemblies in clamp due to difficulty of sub-assembling.
  • On some styles, apply glue to chair frames in preparation for upholstering and uniformly shape and glue poly to chair frame with spay gun.
  • May use staples, screws, and joint reinforcement blocks as required by company specifications. Make sure joints are closed tightly, individually checked for squareness.
  • Properly clean off glue squeeze out.
  • Apply tickets to piece.
  • Set aside completed sofas or loveseats on end. Set aside chairs to go to leveling area.
  • Properly store tools and supplies at end of shift.
  • Wears all required all PPE; work safely at all times and reports all unsafe practices to Supervisor.

What it takes:

  • Ability to consistently meet high quality/quantity performance standards.
  • Must comply with company rules, regulations, and safety practices.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to stand, stoop and bend for extended periods of time.
  • Fast paced work environment driven by standard production goals based on customer demand.
  • Ability to work up to 10-hour days as the schedule dictates.

We look forward to hearing from you! 

Why HNI Corporation?

HNI Corporation (NYSE: HNI) is a manufacturer of workplace furnishings and building products, operating under two segments.  The workplace furnishings segment is a leading global designer and provider of commercial furnishings, going to market under multiple unique brands.  The residential building products segment is the nation’s leading manufacturer and marketer of hearth products, which include a full array of gas, electric, wood, and pellet-burning fireplaces, inserts, stoves, facings, and accessories. 

As one of the larger employers in Iowa, HNI Corporation has been ranked by Industry Week magazine as one of the “Top 100 Best Managed Companies in the World”, by Fortune magazine as “The Most Admired Company” in the furniture industry; and named by Chief Executive Magazine as one of the world’s best companies for leadership development.

HBF is a leader in beautifully designed, exquisitely crafted and exceptionally constructed products. These products represent the finest in contemporary design, reflecting the essence of current culture while evoking a timeless, transcendent appeal. To realize this vision, HBF works with luminaries in the visual arts....those whose expansive talents are woven into a tapestry of uncommon design. These rare and gifted individuals delight in collaboration with HBF, as our singular capabilities bring their creations to life. And so entwined, our products inspire. 

We invite you to visit us at www.HNICorp.com for the best visual overview of our organization.



Keywords: HNI Corporation, Hickory , Part Time 2nd Shift Assembler 2 (4:30-9:00PM), Other , Hickory, North Carolina

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