Assembly Lead

Date: Apr 30, 2022

Location: Roseville, MN, US

Company: Dover Corporation

We are looking for an Assembly Lead to join our team in Roseville, MN.  Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Assembly Lead will run the day-to-day operations of our production team. Using normal production documentation including pre-production special instructions assembles small parts at the assigned work area; tests parts per provided instructions and may do final verification on the completed product in a manufacturing environment. Assures all the work completed is verified as being completed on the production documentation per our Quality System. The Assembly Lead will train, or arrange for the training of assemblers. In addition, the Lead will schedule the human and equipment resources to complete production to meet the requirements of the production schedule.


Essential Job Responsibilities:

Production Coordination

  • Attends daily production meetings in order to keep lines of communication open between various departments.
  • Plans to organize and assign activities required to complete assembly of parts in their assigned area per production schedule requirements such as quantities and timelines.
  • Responsible for the quality of the product being built in their assigned area. 
  • Actively involved in cost reduction programs.
  • Informs the Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Technologies, and/or Quality Assurance of any discrepancies in part quality, procedures or equipment, and personnel issues.
  • Works with other Assembly Leads to assure balanced workloads.
  • Reports possible operator problems to Supervisor.



  • Works with Production Supervisor and Manufacturing Technologies in determining training needs.
  • Coordinates technical training as required.
  • Trains production staff on the core skills or tasks required for general assembly.



  • Performs routine, repetitive operations as specified on Production Orders and as explained in Work Instructions.
  • Lifts and transports parts between work areas as needed.
  • Performs visual verification and testing of product according to provided instructions.
  • Requests assistance in any of the above areas when required.
  • Ability to lift up to thirty five (35) pounds and transport material, product, or tooling within assembly areas.
  • Performs continuous process improvement activities as assigned.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • An understanding of the assembly operations for which this person is responsible.
  • Proven leadership ability.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate efficiently and effectively with external and internal personnel at all levels of the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately assemble parts using written work instructions, specifications, and assembly prints
  • High comfort level with appropriate Oracle reports and Microsoft Office Suite.


About CPC (Colder Products Company)

We are Colder Products Company, the industry leader in the design and manufacture of specialized quick disconnect couplings for the life sciences, industrial, and chemical handling markets.   Used around the world in a broad range of applications, connection technologies from Colder Products Company allow flexible tubing to be quickly and safely connected and disconnected, reducing spills and increasing safety.  Colder Products Company, a Dover company, is based in Roseville with global offices and operations in Europe and Asia.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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