Yes, there are two ways to make assignments.
Assignments in the Template
You can create assignments in the checklist template. Every time this template is used, those assignments will be automatically created by the system. Click on the cog ⚙ to assign the task.
Assignments in the Checklist Run
You can assign individual tasks in a checklist run. Here's a quick video.
The person who is assigned the step will receive a notification email, depending on their notification preferences, and each person will see a full list of their assigned tasks on their dashboard when they sign in.