Product Assembler

Puts together components and subassemblies that go into the production of metal products, electrical and electronic equipment, jewellery and precious metal articles, and joinery products.
Training time 2 months - 1 year
Average pay $40,821
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 13,300

What does a Product Assembler do?

  • locating, positioning and securing components on workbenches
  • punching and drilling mounting holes in parts and assembled products
  • assembling and securing components in sequence
  • assembling parts by nailing, screwing, gluing and dowelling, riveting, crimping, soldering and spot welding components
  • fitting hardware items, such as hinges, catches and knobs, to parts
  • attaching and fastening jewellery and jewellery parts to fabricate bracelets, necklaces, brooches and earrings
  • deburring and finishing items using files, grinding wheels and emery paper


  • Electrical and Electronic Assembler
  • Light Coil Winder
  • Vehicle Assembler

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair
Certificate II in Furniture Making
Certificate II in Furniture Making Pathways
Certificate II in Competitive Systems and Practices
Certificate II in Furnishing