Spring Assembler

Assemble leaf-type springs.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Spring Assemblers do?

Assembles leaf-type springs, performing any combination of following tasks: Picks up specified spring leaves from conveyor and inserts metal rod through center holes of leaves to align leaves lengthwise and form springs. Removes rod and attaches leaves together with nut and bolt, using pneumatic wrench. Attaches pads and clips to leaf spring to maintain spring alignment. Places ends of spring under bushing machine and activates machine to insert rubber bushings. May spread grease over surface of spring leaves before assembly, using greasing apparatus or brush. May compress leaves prior to attaching center bolt, using press. May be designated according to specific task performed as Bolt-Up Worker; Bushing-And-Broach Operator; Catcher; Clip Riveter; Greaser; Pinner.

Should I be a Spring Assembler?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Assembler, Latches and Springs, Bedspring Assembler, Chair-Spring Assembler, Coil-Spring Assembler See More

    How to become a Spring Assembler

    Spring Assemblers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Spring Assembler-related education!
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