Wazer

Production Technician

Job description

WAZER is the first ever desktop waterjet cutter bringing universal cutting with digital precision to every workshop, big or small. Creating a first of its kind product was no easy feat, but since then we have proven the product and are scaling up! A brand new assembly facility has just been created and we are beginning to staff it. We are looking for an energetic, adaptable and clever team that can think on their feet to solve problems that pop up as well as work to continuously improve our systems and processes. Tired of being a tiny step in a larger process? Take ownership of your work and help bring this brand new product to its many eager customers, while having an opportunity for career growth and development.

YOUR DAILY ROLE:
  • Work alongside engineers and the Lead Assembler to assemble, test, inspect, and pack WAZER units from raw parts
  • Support the assembly, shipping, and inventory management of the WAZER facility
  • Train future assemblers on developed best assembly procedures
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects in the assembly area to reduce assembly time, improve quality, and increase efficiency
  • Ability to commute to Yonkers, NY without the need of public transportation

MUST HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Enthusiasm to learn and a “whatever it takes” attitude
  • Proven record of attendance - commitment and respect for your team and coworkers is essential for a young company with a small team
  • Demonstrated ability to work with your hands - familiarity with hand tools and power tools is a MUST
  • Pride in the quality of one’s work
  • Passion about WAZER’s mission of bringing affordable digital cutting solutions to makers, small business, artisans, and schools.
  • Ability to commute to Yonkers, NY without the need of public transportation


NICE TO HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience working in an assembly facility
  • Participant in the maker community or just a DIY’er
  • Trade or technical background
  • Passion about WAZER’s mission of bringing affordable digital cutting solutions to makers, small business, artisans, and schools.


COMPENSATION:

Employee Health Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick Days, Opportunities for Overtime, WAZER equity (stock options), Opportunity for advancement in a fast-growing company.


LOCATION & ENVIRONMENT:

We’ve located ourselves in Yonkers, NY.  You’ll be working in an environment that is simultaneously our office, ideation studio, research lab, workshop, and final product assembly center, all under one roof. This allows us to collaborate and learn each other’s area of expertise, providing better solutions to our customers. Our facility becomes a playground in the off hours. You are encouraged to design, make, and work on whatever personal projects you may have at the time. You may see brewing equipment, race car parts, plants, and art pieces around the office. Who knows what inspiration we use for the next problem we need to solve!

APPLY:

To apply, write us a quick explanation about why you think you would be a good fit for this role.  Resume and references are always welcome.

Join a fast paced HAX portfolio company and be part of one of the largest hard tech communities in the world.