810 Sawdust Trail, Kissimmee, FL 34744, USA Req #1474
Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Job Title:    Hardware Assembler     Department:        Hardware

Reports to: Production Supervisor   Effective Date:     10/12/2022


Job Summary:

Assists in fabrication and assembly of all mounting hangers and embed placement devices for locating and suspending plates and embeds over and in precast panel formwork prior to casting.



  • Have the ability to work as a part of a team and have good communication skills
  • Operate forklift to deliver plates
  • Uses drill presses, chop saws, hand drills, post-tension jack, screw guns, and grinder
  • Maintain clean work area, organized and clear of any tripping hazards
  • Fabricate hangers/holders for all embeds to ensure they can be placed/held in the proper locations in or over the mold
  • Deliver hangers/holders with embeds attached, to the table where the precast panel will be cast Ensure all pallets delivered to the tables are clearly marked
  • Set chucks on/cut post-tension cables
  • Cut aircraft cables with a grinder
  • Cut threaded rod for lifter bolts
  • Remove concrete from the wood holders
  • Clean and prepare lifter cups and lifters
  • Keep track of lifter/foam quantities
  • Prepare panel hardware according to the blueprint
  • Fix possible hardware errors on the tables
  • Ensure the hardware list is complete for the panels
  • General cleaning of the hardware department (weeds, garbage, broken pallets)
  • Read and interpret shop tickets
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed

Education and Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent is preferred, but not required.  On-the-job training offered. Some rebar/construction experience is preferred.


Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, twist, and walk, must be able to use various hand tools or controls; reach with hands and arm; climb or balance on elevated surfaces; and stoop, kneel, squat, crouch or crawl. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Constant and continual medium to heavy manual, physical labor is required for this position.


Must be able to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) such as steel toe work boots, hard hats, work gloves, safety glasses, hearing protection, back brace, forearm shields, and safety vests. This is an indoor/outdoor work environment: Exposure to sun, heat, humidity, cold, wind, light rain, sand, and dust. 



  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Life and Accident insurance
  • Legal Shield/Identity theft protection
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Medicare, Retirement planning, and Social Security assistance
  • On-demand pay
  • Educational Expense reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance program
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick time
  • Paid Maternity leave
  • Paid holidays


GATE Precast is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace

For more information about us, please visit our website at www.gateprecast.com


Other details

  • Job Family PRECAST PLANT
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • 810 Sawdust Trail, Kissimmee, FL 34744, USA