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Assembler Wireperson

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Job ID IMS20212904-60574
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Our Business and Operations team has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do. They’re the backbone of our ability to deliver mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

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My favorite part of working for L3Harris is knowing that the parts that I procure go into products that help save lives.

Lizzie, Procurement Associate, Rochester, NY

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L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title:        Assembler/Wireperson

Job Code:       UN062E

Job Location:Philadelphia, PA

Job Description: Under general direction of supervisor, perform a variety of operations to wire and assemble all types of switchgear, switchboard panels and associated components. 

Essential Functions:

Mount, align and secure electrical and mechanical apparatus and electrical devices required on individual jobs. Trace circuits on wiring diagrams. Count wires and plan packs and locations. Use specified size and type of wire, solid color or color-coded; apply identification number bands and tags as required. Cut wires to length. Make mechanical or soldered connections. Apply clips and wire cleats. Check out circuits and make continuity tests. Cut and install conduit. Apply insulation and tape up connection as required. Prepare material report showing size and quantity of wire used, number of cleats, lugs, connectors, etc. Type any additional wire markers. Instruct other employees as necessary. Observe all safety regulations.

Bolt performed parts to welded frame.  Check work for operation, clearances and completeness.  If necessary, make alterations involving drilling, tapping and filing.  Attach any required labels to units.  Bolt units to skid or pallet.

Layout and mount equipment; if necessary, use portable power tools, drill press, band saw, belt sander, fixtures and measurement devices where required.  Clean equipment for shipment.  Touch-up all paint, using spray paint or brush.  Follow established routings, procedures, bills of material, assembly and wiring details and verbal directions.  Clean work area.  Do routine maintenance work when required.

Refer all unusual conditions to supervisor.

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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