Manufacturing – Skilled Labor/Shipping/Delivery Position

Advanced Power Technologies (APT)

Position Summary:

APT is a premier manufacturer of generator and distribution switchboards, switchgear and control panels.  We have immediate job openings for Manufacturing – Skilled Labor/Shipping/Delivery Position at our product manufacturing facility located in Lafayette, Indiana.

Work Environment:

  • New State-of-the-Art Modern Manufacturing Facility
  • Driving pickup truck towing flatbed trailer (50%)
  • On job training is provided by the Company
  • Clean, hard-working, family-friendly, business-tempo atmosphere
  • Manufacturing, Assembly, Metal Work for Electrical Equipment, Shop Work
  • State-of-the-art heavy-duty manual & power tools & industrial toolboxes
  • Adequate quantity of tools provided for each group’s individual’s toolbox

Job Responsibilities may include the following:

  • Shipping / Outside delivery – 50% of position, Pickup/Trailer, no CDL needed, clean driving record required
  • Skilled Labor- Metal fabrication department Proper utilization of all common shop tools
  • Accurately make measurements in 1/32” increments
  • Perform quality and safety inspections on all parts, orders, and equipment
  • Perform general housekeeping duties as necessary or other assigned duties as required

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Driving pickup truck towing flatbed trailer. Clean driving record required.
  • Responsible for Truck, Trailer, Product, as well as general housekeeping
  • Detail-oriented person; the work requires attention to detail
  • Perform all functions related to assembly operations with minimal training
  • Must be a self-motivated individual and work well in a team environment
  • Must be competent in the use of hand tools and power tools
  • Assure compliance with appropriate quality standards/requirements
  • Responsible for personal and area safety as well as general housekeeping
  • Basic math skills (ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers and common fractions)

Desired Experience and Skills:

  • Ability to read mechanical drawings and electrical schematics
  • Computer literacy
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD
  • Ability to travel if necessary

Education & Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a High school diploma or equivalent combination of education, work experience and skill development required

Additional Information:

  • Position Type:
    • Full Time (First Shift – Days)
  • Job Function:
    • Manufacturing, Assembly, Metal & Electrical Work, Shop Work
  • Approximate Time Commitment:
    • 40-50 Hours Per Week
  • Typical Travel Percentage:
    • Less than 5% travel


  • Commensurate with Experience & Skills.  Hourly wages on the higher end of the Greater Lafayette wage range
  • Health/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Performance based Profit Sharing Bonus