Inventory Technician, Axel and Transmission Development Lab

Livonia, Michigan
23 Nov 2016
22 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Work with requesters to meet all testing requirements using written and verbal methods of communication.

- Track and monitor inventory of the laboratory

o Order parts when they run low

o Receive shipments

o Maintain Inventory tracking system and organization of the lab

o Organize all parts incoming and outgoing

- Other duties may include:

o Perform validation tests on vehicles/subsystems

o Follow test scripts to verify subsystems operate to design intent

o Follow scripted testing and support development of independent test strategies

o Monitor vehicle response and log data through in-vehicle data bus/data acquisition software

o Isolate and log vehicle anomalies and document test information
  • High School Diploma
  • Computer experience

  • Experience in automotive parts and inventory
  • Understands workings of a vehicle
  • Resourceful and organized
  • Familiar with machinery/tooling

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements

Lifting - 25%

Climbing - 25%

Safety glasses, safety shoes, hearing protection on sites - 100%

Audiogram required (TWA over 85 dB)

Sitting (75%), 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%


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.

Dayshift, but Shift assignment is subject to change, so candidate must be flexible with available work hours.

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.