Assembler I

Date:  Nov 21, 2023

Ephrata, PA, US, 17522

Company:  REV Group, Inc.
Work Hours:  Mon-Thu 5:30a-4:00p, 30 min lunch

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Requisition ID: 20091
Spartan Emergency Response (Spartan ER) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of custom emergency response vehicles, cabs, and chassis. Driven by a commitment to quality and innovation, Spartan and its portfolio of brands Spartan Fire Apparatus and Chassis, Smeal Fire Apparatus, and Ladder Tower (LT) offer a broad range of apparatus to meet specific requirements and demands of the fire service industry. Spartan has a rich history in fire apparatus manufacturing with over 250 years of combined experience.
Spartan Emergency Response is part of the larger REV Group (NYSE: REVG), a leading manufacturer of specialty vehicles for the fire & emergency, commercial, and recreation markets. REV Group’s extensive vehicle line-up includes models such as ambulances, fire trucks, school buses, terminal trucks, RV’s, luxury buses, and much more. Our 6,500+ employees continuously demonstrate their commitment to building innovative and reliable vehicles that our customers can depend on whether for a family trip across the U.S. or when responding to an emergency. Rev Group is a veteran friendly employer and hires over 200 veterans and or those transferring out of the military each year.

Assemble the component of the aerial ladder and mount to the chassis. This position requires individuals with strong mechanical abilities. They perform work with hydraulics, electrical, and mechanical components of the truck. Individuals in this position are required to work with a variety of hand tools and power tools.



  • Mount hydraulic valves and components.
  • Install diamond plate and trim to turntable.
  • Mount torque box to chassis.
  • Mount superstructure to chassis.
  • Mount outrigger structure to chassis.
  • Install and mount small components (i.e. rung covers, side rollers, rasp assembly and slide pads, etc.) to ladder, truck and turntable.
  • Run power cables and harnesses.
  • Mount electrical components.
  • Run hydraulic hoses.
  • All bolts above ½” must be torque to specifications.  
  • Complete pinning of cylinders.
  • Assist with and perform duties defined in all levels of assembly positions.
  • Other duties as assigned



  • High school diploma or equivalent experience
  • Ability to use basic hand and power tools.
  • Ability to read and use a tape measure to precise measurements.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to maintain attendance within company guidelines.
  • Ability to retain and apply instructions. 
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Basic math skills; addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions and decimals.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and abilities.
  • Knowledge of Hydraulic valves, pumps, cylinders and hosing
  • Knowledge of 12  and 110 volt wiring
  • Experience building mobile equipment or truck assembly is benifical.
  • Must be very detail orientated. 
  • Ability to read and understand trucks specifications document
  • Ability to use and maintain equipment
  • Ability to read, communicate and understand in English
  • Ability to assess and apply the best process to complete the project.
  • May assist with the training of associates.
  • Self sufficient, self motivated
  • Ability to work under extreme pressure and tight time tables.
  • Work overtime on short notice
  • Embrace change
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to work within safety guidelines
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Must be able to work with little to no supervision after two weeks

EDUCATION AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS: (Select education and/or other certifications that may be either required or preferred to perform the job)

Degree Type


Area of Study

HS Diploma or GED




Certificates / Certifications





Functional Experience

3 - 5 Years

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Related experience


Management Experience


Approximate Number of Reports



Additional Requirements: N/A



Operate a vehicle:




Operate heavy equipment:




Operate small equipment:




Handle power tools:




Operate production machinery:


Isolated with minimal support:


Operate office equipment:


Work in all weather conditions:


Eye/hand coordination:


Requires extended hours:


Physical movement (pushing, pulling, bending, lifting, standing):


Inside work area:



*This job description is intended to outline those functions typically performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This description is not intended to be all-inclusive or to limit the discretionary authority of supervisors to assign other tasks of similar nature or level of responsibility. Spartan Motors reserves the right to change or assign to this position as required.


REV Group is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by law. REV Group also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunities for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans. 



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