Occupation Profile

Team Assemblers
(SOC Code : 51-2092)
in Imperial County

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. Team leaders who work as part of the team should be included. Exclude assemblers (51-2011 through 51-2099) who continuously perform the same task.

Employers usually expect an employee in this occupation to be able to do the job after Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months) .

Imperial County is the same as El Centro MSA.
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 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
Imperial County 2014 - 202450904080.05

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Number of Employers in Imperial County
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Employment Services 1816.6%
Medical Equipment and Supplies Mfg 47.5%
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing 75.4%
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing 154.6%
Electrical Equipment and Appliances 24.2%
Semiconductor and Electronic Components 24.1%
Aerospace Product & Parts Manufacturing 13.6%
Misc Nondurable Goods Merchant Whsle 472.9%
Other General Purpose Machinery Mfg 52.5%
Architectural and Structural Metals 62.4%
Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing32.4%
Other Wood Product Manufacturing 22.4%
Other Fabricated Metal Product Mfg 42.0%
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers 131.8%
Commercial & Service Industry Machinery 51.3%
Machine Shops and Threaded Products 71.2%
Household and Institutional Furniture 11.2%

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Top Tasks (Specific duties and responsibilities of this job.)
Perform quality checks on products and parts.
Package finished products and prepare them for shipment.
Rotate through all the tasks required in a particular production process.
Shovel, sweep, or otherwise clean work areas.
Review work orders and blueprints to ensure work is performed according to specifications.
Complete production reports to communicate team production level to management.
Determine work assignments and procedures.
Maintain production equipment and machinery.
Provide assistance in the production of wiring assemblies.
Supervise assemblers and train employees on job procedures.

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Top Skills used in this Job
Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others` actions.
Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
Quality Control Analysis - Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.
Time Management - Managing one`s own time and the time of others.
Management of Personnel Resources - Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.
Operation Monitoring - Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.

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Top Work Values (Aspects of this job that create satisfaction.)
Support - Occupations that satisfy this work value offer supportive management that stands behind employees.
Relationships - Occupations that satisfy this work value allow employees to provide service to others and work with co-workers in a friendly non-competitive environment.

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Top Interests (The types of activities someone in this job would like.)
Realistic - Realistic occupations frequently involve work activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions. They often deal with plants, animals, and real-world materials like wood, tools, and machinery. Many of the occupations require working outside, and do not involve a lot of paperwork or working closely with others.
Conventional - Conventional occupations frequently involve following set procedures and routines. These occupations can include working with data and details more than with ideas. Usually there is a clear line of authority to follow.

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Alternate Titles
Assembly Line Workers; Assembly Operators; Assembly Technicians; Production Line Workers
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