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Start your career with Ultralife as a Production Associate today!

An experienced Team Assembler in the FLX could make upwards of $47,100/annually

Production Associate

Ultralife is seeking highly motivated individuals to support the fast-paced production process throughout various stages while ensuring quality standards are met or exceeded for their government and defense and commercial customers; such as the medical device metering, and energy storage markets across the globe.

Position Details

First shift: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Overtime availability required as needed (10 shifts and/or Saturday 6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. shift)

The hourly rate for this position ranges from $16.50 to $17.50. This range is an estimate, based on potential employee qualifications, operational needs and other considers permitted by law.

  • HS Diploma or GED preferred.
  • Experience in a fast-paced manufacturing setting preferred.
  • Soldering experience preferred, IPC Soldering Certification a plus.
  • High level of initiative and strong work ethic.
  • Experience in reading, understanding, and following job instructions to complete tasks.
  • Ability to remain focused on repetitive tasks with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work within tight tolerances.
  • Basic math skills (counting, adding, and subtracting).
  • Prior experience in the following areas is strongly preferred:
    • Welding
    • Use of measuring equipment (ex. scales and calipers)
    • Computer-based testing
    • Understanding of percentages and ability to read and convert measurements 
    • Convert units of measurement (kilograms to pounds, inches to millimeters, etc.) preferred.
  • Ability to operate a fork truck or powered walkie preferred.
Physical Requirements – Occasional = 1% – 33%, Frequent = 34% – 66%, Continuous = 67% – 100%
  • Continuous sitting or standing/walking for majority of the workday, depending on operation.
  • Frequent use of hand coordination.
  • Occasional to frequent use of arms to reach.
  • Ability to bend (during Cathode or Packaging duties) and twist (during Cathode duties) frequently.
  • Some operations require the frequent use of a foot pedal.
  • Ability to grip at least 15-25lbs of pressure.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 35lbs.
  • Ability to pinch at least 5lbs of pressure.
  • Ability to push and pull up to 40lbs occasionally.
  • Ability to work within Cathode department; dust/air quality and/or subject to elevated temperature environment.
  • Ability to work within Dry Room; exposure to changes in temperature and humidity
Occupational Outlook

Team Assemblers


Work as part of a team having responsibility for assembling an entire product or component of a product. Team assemblers can perform all tasks conducted by the team in the assembly process and rotate through all or most of them, rather than being assigned to a specific task on a permanent basis. May participate in making management decisions affecting the work. Includes team leaders who work as part of the team.

Mean                    Entry Level          Experienced

$42,000                $31,900                $47,100

Data for Team Assemblers 51-2092
Source: JobsEQ®
Wage data are as of 2023Q1

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