Job Openings >> Handpiece Assembler - 1st Shift
Handpiece Assembler - 1st Shift
Title:Handpiece Assembler - 1st Shift
Job Location:Earth City, MO

Company Overview
Young Dental is a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of consumables, instruments, and other items used in the dental industry. The products we create begin as a bright idea either from within our organization, backed by extensive research and development, or are generated by clinical professionals worldwide. Every product we manufacture is subject to strict quality control measures before being made available to a dental office. The result is a high-quality product that provides clinical benefits to the patient while providing efficacy, reliability, and comfort to the dental professional. Young Dental is a wholly owned subsidiary of Young Innovations, Inc. with sales in excess of $140 million and covers a broad portfolio of market-leading products across a variety of dental categories.

Role Overview
We are looking for an energetic Handpiece Assembler to join our team at our Earth City, Missouri facility. This position will be responsible for building finished dental hygiene tools. It requires the use of multiple machined components and fixtures to assemble/inspect high quality dental equipment.


  • Build rubber dam frames using a variety of machines
  • Ship and receive frames from vendors
  • Maintain inventory levels on ERP system
  • Maintain IPI inspection sheets and maintain inventory records
  • Make tips and form according to vendor specifications




  • High School diploma or GED is required
  • Experience working in a fast pace, high change environment with limited supervision: self-starter
  • Must be able to work under time and pressure, and be able to plan and accomplish goals in a variety of tasks
  • Six Sigma and/or Lean Manufacturing experience a plus
  • Must have a strong sense of urgency in accomplishing goals
  • Ability to work under pressure and time constraints
  • Maintain a clean, orderly, and safe environment
  • Ability to use a butane torch
  • Knowledge of ERP systems and aptitude to learn new software applications
  • Must be able to perform physical tasks such as occasional lifting up to 25lbs


Young Dental, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and E-Verify participating employer

This opening is closed and is no longer accepting applications
Powered by ApplicantStack

Young Innovations is an equal opportunity employer and recruits, hires, trains and promotes persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, disability or veteran status.