Position Description

Electrical Assembler
Location US - UT - Salt Lake City
Job Code 30005123
# of Openings 1
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Who We Are

When you have a serious project that needs to be done, look no further than Tradestar.  A leader in industrial craftsmanship. We innovate. We deliver.  

Tradestar was started in the birthplace of modern water gel explosives.  The company was the truck shop where IRECO Chemicals built the first bulk delivery systems for emulsion type commercial explosives.  Over the last 50 years a lot has changed – technology, governments, world economies, the materials we use in our daily lives. But, one thing remains unchanged – our dedication to doing the best work in the world. We keep an old-fashioned attitude about work, and that is doing what needs to be done to deliver on our promise. More and more, that means relying on brilliant engineers and hardworking craftsmen working in tandem.

Join us in everything that’s great about Tradestar: OUR culture, OUR values, OUR commitment to safety and most importantly our PEOPLE. This combination makes Tradestar a terrific place to work.


What You’ll Do

As the Electrician, you will be a ccountable to successfully complete electrical wiring, assembly, and trouble shooting a variety of products, chassis, and systems enabling timely delivery of high quality equipment and services to Tradestar customers.  You will be responsible for ensuring compliance with applicable Company HSE Performance Standards, as well as applicable acts and regulations. Other duties will include:

  • Safe, accurate and efficient assembly of electronic sub/finished assemblies for installation into equipment or direct sale to customers
  • Ensure compliance with USA and international electronics/wiring codes to provide functional and acceptable products to customers in various countries
  • Travel to customer’s locations for assembly/service jobs and work independently to successfully complete the job
  • Interpret engineering drawing, expectations and convert into successful finished products such as (but not limited to:) 
    • EC200 Control Panels and Junction Boxes
    • EC004 Control Panels and Junction Boxes
    • Remote Receivers
    • Work and Beacon Lights
    • Chassis Tail Light Assemblies
    • Relays
    • Red Lion Displays
    • Level Probes
    • Pressure and Temperature Transducers and Switches
    • Krohne flow Meters
    • Proximity Switches
    • 12v-24v Power Converters
  • Accurately account for components used for specific jobs/work orders
  • Search for, identify, and implement improvement ideas continually
  • Monitor daily/weekly/monthly work performance through Key Process Indicator graphs
  • Participate in, and contribute to, team meetings
  • Shift to non-electrical jobs if required by supervision


What We’re Looking For

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Ability to work with sheet metal (aluminum, mild steel, stainless steel) for drilling and clearing holes for connectors, die punching for differing connector types cutting and finishing openings of various sizes and shapes
  • Experience forming plastic housings for use in mounting electrical and electronic hardware including cutting and finishing openings, mounting circuit panels or circuit boards, and installing panel mount components such as switches, lights, displays, joysticks and key locks
  • Experience with adhesives and bonding agents
  • Must follow safety guidelines and be willing to offer suggestions to improve safety of working conditions
  • Willing to complete general tasks not directly related to the job description (clean-up, inventory, training, etc)
  • Willingness to cross train into non-electrical areas as the needs arise
  • Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and a team player


What We Offer

  • Vacation time + 11 paid holidays + a couple of PTO days
  • Full health benefits including employer HSA contributions + dental plan with an orthodontic option, wellness coaching available
  • Up to a 4% 401k match
  • Generous tuition reimbursement program
  • Friendly and supportive coworkers







Women and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Tradestar Corporation is an equal employment opportunity employer and will give all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

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