Test Technician, Axel and Transmission Development Lab

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Location
Livonia, Michigan
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Nov 2016
Closes
09 Jan 2017
Ref
PFO00009G
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Duties and responsibilities include the installation of transmissions and transmission components into various test rigs. Operation of durability and performance test stands. Monitoring of ongoing tests. Troubleshooting setup and operational issues related to transmission testing.

Work with requesters to meet all testing requirements using written and verbal methods of communication.

Employee will train on day shift before being moved to afternoon shift.
Required:
  • High School Diploma
  • Have an understanding of engine and drivetrain components and their functions.
  • Computer experience

Desired:

  • Associate in Automotive Technology or related field of study
  • Engine or transmission related testing


Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

Lifting - 25%

Climbing - 25%

Safety glasses, slip resistant hardened toe shoes, gloves, long pants, short sleeve shirts, hearing protection on sites - 100%

Audiogram required (TWA over 85 dB)

Sitting (50%), Standing (50%), Bending (25%), stooping (25%)

Job requires manual labor

Work Environment

Inside- 100%

Equipment and Machines

Computers - 25%

Basic hand tools, air driven sockets - 25%

PMHV - 25%

Attendance

Work hours are normally 8 hours per day and 5 days per week, Monday - Friday. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary. Must have flexibility to work days to cover weekend testing requirements.

Afternoon shift, but Shift assignment is subject to change, so candidate must be flexible with available work hours. Training will be on day shift.

Other Essential Functions

Must take and Pass pre-employment Drug Screen, health performance evaluation, and background check.

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to self or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Dependable personal transportation to work site is required.