Assembly Technician 2
Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.
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Assembly Technician 2
This is an hourly union represented position. Local UE 506
Starting wage: $22.86
Assemble or fabricate mechanical parts, pieces or products using a variety of tools and equipment according to required specifications in a specific area of a production line in a manufacturing organization.
Assembles fabricated parts, components or units at floor stations
Assembles components by examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies
Uses hand tools and power tools to assemble units according to product specifications
Tests and calibrates parts and mechanisms to meet tolerances and product specifications
Maintains supply inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies
Verifies specifications by measuring completed components
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
High school diploma or GED
3+ years of manufacturing experience
Ability to read simple blueprint and schematics
Understanding of quality measures
Various knowledge of manufacturing power tools
Understand math functions including simple math, decimals and fractions
Must be willing and able to work any shift
Ability to operate a crane and industrial truck
Ability to climb repeatedly and work from heights off ladders, platforms and scaffolds
Repeated bending, reaching above head, climbing and kneeling
Repeated straight pulling and pushing
Prolonged standing and walking
Walking on slippery or uneven surfaces
Exposure to constant noise 90 DBA
Able to distinguish basic colors
Exposure to fumes/smoke from burning, paint vapors, and dust
Moderate to heavy lifting up to 45+ lbs
Must be willing to work in tobacco-free environment
Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.