Why Wadsworth

Ready to grow? If you’re looking for meaningful work in the world of food, flowers, education, medicine, and recreation, join us at Wadsworth!

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Mechanical Assembly Position

Wadsworth Control Systems, originator of greenhouse automation in North America, is seeking a Mechanical Assembler in Arvada, Colorado. Assembles, tests and packages mechanical subassemblies and complete units. Uses hand tools and small power tools to assemble units. Pulls parts and products to fill orders per established procedures.

We will train you in lean manufacturing and working with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software.

This job includes:

  • Lean Manufacturing (kanban, 5S, standard work, flow, flexible workforce, etc.)
  • Forklift operation
  • Hand tool operation
  • Power tool operation
  • Computer entry into an ERP (shipping, receiving, and shop floor)


  •  High school diploma or equivalent
  • You must be able to lift 70 lbs. and work standing


  • Familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a shop floor/warehouse environment.
  • Experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

You will be part of a diverse crew. We look for team players who value their co-workers and customers and treat all with respect.

1-2 years of experience in mechanical assembly or related field is a plus.

Compensation and Benefits:

  •  As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Wadsworth Control Systems provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location.
  • The starting pay for this role is $19 per hour.
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401k matching (4%)
  • Life insurance
  • Short-term disability insurance
  • 15 days PTO and 9 paid holidays
  • Costco membership
  • Denver Botanic Gardens Corporate Membership

Wadsworth Control Systems is an equal opportunity employer and committed to creating a diverse environment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national identity, disability, age or veteran status. We cultivate an inclusive culture.

This is a drug free environment.

Job Type: Full-time

There are no current openings.

Ours is an exciting industry with a bright and vital future. We help crops grow more efficiently, and support busy cultivators, researchers, and teachers to create the best climate for their needs. 

Joining us means working in a dynamic environment that includes a 360º view of greenhouse automation manufacturing. You’ll find leadership, engineering, production, shipping, and customer technical support all under one roof.

We are a sixty-nine-year-old company owned by a family that understands the value and humanity of those who work alongside us. As the originators of greenhouse automation in North America, we are rooted in innovation and addressing the needs of our customers. Every person at Wadsworth shares this spirit of support and creativity.

Our interview process includes conversations with team members who share a view of day-to-day work and their experience at Wadsworth. We want to make certain Wadsworth is the right place for you, as well as you being right for Wadsworth. Candidates who have the experience needed advance to the first step of our interview process, a phone conversation with one of the company owners. This says volumes about the value we place on those who work at Wadsworth and provides an opportunity for you to gain a real understanding of the history, products, and people of Wadsworth.

If you join us, we provide a roadmap of goals and pay increases that guarantees continuous learning and advancement. Whenever opportunities arise, we look first within our company to promote, providing a career path within Wadsworth.


We offer exceptional benefits, including excellent health insurance (including dental and vision), generous Paid Time Off, 401k matching, short and long-term disability, and a membership to Costco.

The company is committed to equal opportunity employment and non-discrimination. All employment decisions, including hiring, promotion, transfer, corrective action, termination, and compensation, will be made without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital or veteran status, legally protected medical condition, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristics, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.