Assembly Technician

Assembly Technician

Full Job Description

Assembly Technician (BEND)

DENT Instruments is a growing, 33-year young technology company in Bend. A leader in the energy information “green” sector, DENT manufactures energy metering and measurement equipment for customers all over the world. We include in our client list Fortune 10 companies as well as small electrical shops. We are keenly aware how our products help reduce energy use and improve efficiencies for the betterment of everyone.

The assembler/lab technician assembles DENT products until they are completed to acceptance test procedures and routing operations. Functionally test parts for release to customers.

Essential Functions

  • Product assembly, test, and verification, and final assembly.
  • Record product performance.
  • Contributes towards continuous improvement.
  • Fault diagnosis and corrective action.
  • GI Quality Control inspection.
  • Processes Production Orders in ERP system.
  • Use of electronic test instruments
  • Current transformer phasing
  • Use of hand tools
  • Shipping, receiving, clean-up and other duties as assigned.
  • Adhere to all company policies, procedures and business ethics codes.



Strong Organizational Skills Technical Capacity

Problem Solving Skills Attention to Detail

Strong Communication Skills Time Management

Results Driven Good Attitude


Education and Experience

  • High school diploma required; some college preferred
  • 3-5 years’ experience in an assembly environment


Job Factors

Standard days of work are Monday through Friday; 40 working hours are expected weekly. Employee’s physical presence at the office work location is required to perform the essential job functions, tasks and responsibilities

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms and requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies up to 50 lbs. Hydraulic lifts are available for assistance.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. For any position at DENT Instruments, including the position of Assembly Technician, several possible duties may be assigned depending on the needs of the company. The duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time as required by business needs. If specified duties listed on a formal Offer of Employment differ from those shown on this document, the Offer of Employment takes precedence.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this or any other DENT Instruments job.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 – $22.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance



  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay


COVID-19 considerations:
All visitors and employees are required to wear masks in common areas and to be maintain a safe social distance from one another. All employees are encouraged to get vaccinated, if they are not already.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Bend, OR 97702: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)



  • Assembly: 1 year (Required)

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to
Please include “Assembly Technician” as the subject of the email.