John Crane
  • Street Address: 175 E Crossroads Pkwy City: Bolingbrook, IL Zip Code: 60440
  • Salary: $30,000
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Warehouse Associate/Assembler

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Job Details

The purpose of this job is to accurately and safely inspect, receive, store, and distribute material, tools, equipment, and products within the company warehouse as well as picking, packing and scanning orders for customer pickup and delivery, in order to increase operational efficiency, company profitability and customer satisfaction.

The Warehouse Associate/Assembler will assemble the components following assembly procedures specific to the product, complete all inspection forms, and uses inspection equipment for proper documentation of the assembly. The individual will install all tagging, and prep the seal (primary boxing) prior to moving it to shipping/receiving.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Read customer orders, work orders, shipping orders, or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed and/or shipped.
  • Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed. Complete internal forms and documents or reports as instructed.
  • Verify correctness of received material against bill of lading invoices and checks for damaged parts, etc.
  • Opens bales, crates, and other containers.
  • Marks materials with identifying information.
  • Sort and place materials or items in proper locations according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  • Assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets, shelves or directly onto company/ customer trucks or relocate orders to a holding area or shipping department
  • Assembles, Inspects, tests, and packages Seals or sub – assemblies well working at various stations, machines, test benches.
  • Completes quality check documents for all Seals repaired.
  • Ensures all required parts for an assembly job are received and in correct condition; receives and issues materials from inventory.
  • Receives parts to inventory and picks parts to jobs using hand held scanners. Help solve inventory discrepancies as discovered.
  • Scans completed orders into AS400 system.

Diversity & Inclusion

We believe that different perspectives and backgrounds are what make a company flourish. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, economic status, disability, age, or any other legally protected characteristics. We are proud to be an inclusive company with values grounded in equality and ethics, where we celebrate, support, and embrace diversity.

The Individual


  • High school Diploma or equivalent
  • Requires 3 – 6 months experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.


  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Good attention to detail

About Smiths

At Smiths we apply leading-edge technology to design, manufacture and deliver market-leading innovative solutions that meet our customers’ evolving needs, and touch the lives of millions of people every day. We are a FTSE100, global business of around 23,000 colleagues, based in 55 countries. Our solutions have a real impact on lives across the planet, enabling industry, improving healthcare, enhancing security, advancing connectivity and supporting new homes. Our products and services are often critical to our customers’ operations, while our proprietary technology and high service levels help create competitive advantage. We welcome colleagues with a curious mind, who are happy with responsibility, enjoy a challenge and are attracted by the idea of working at a business with an almost 170 year history of innovation, and five global divisions, all experts in their field.

About John Crane

John Crane ( is a global leader in rotating equipment solutions, supplying engineered technologies and services to process industries. The company designs and manufactures a variety of products including mechanical seals and systems, couplings, bearings, filtration systems and predictive digital monitoring technologies. John Crane customer service is accessed through a global network of more than 200 sales and service facilities in over 50 countries. Fiscal year 2016 revenue was greater than 1 Billion USD (£830m). John Crane is part of Smiths Group (, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications, and engineered components.

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