Jacobs is the world's top supplier of automotive test facilities, providing a full range of services to commercial automotive industry customers. Customers include not only the world's major vehicle providers and other original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), but also clients from the international motor sports community.
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BRIEF OUTLINE OF SPECIFIC ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Jacobs Technology has an opportunity for a Transmission Test Technician in the Livonia area.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Operation of machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to produce metal parts.
Review blueprints or specifications for a job.
Calculate where to cute or bore.
Shape a variety of materials (primarily steel and aluminium) based on dimensions requested.
Work with requesters to meet all testing requirements using written and verbal methods of communication.
In this position, you are a full-time employee of Jacobs. This is NOT a contract position. You will be eligible for our generous benefit package, including health insurance, dental, vision, generous PTO, paid holidays, 401K, stock purchase plan, and tuition reimbursement
MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, AND /OR SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
High School Diploma
Have an understanding of engine and drivetrain components and their functions.
Bridgeport, lathe and a variety of machine shop tools experience.
Associate in Automotive Technology or related field of study
Engine or transmission related testing
Welding skills (primarily TIG)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION
Unusual or Special Physical Requirements of Position
% of Time
Special clothing/equipment (wearing)
Unusual physical requirements
High noise level
Up to 50 lbs., 50%
Safety glasses, slip resistant hardened toe shoes, gloves, long pants, short sleeve shirts, hearing protection on sites,
Audiograms required (TWA over 85 dB)
Sitting (50%), Standing (50%), Bending (25%), stooping (25%)
Job requires manual labor
Description of Work Environment
% of Time
Inside? Outside? Where
Combination of above
Extreme (hot/cold) temperatures involved
Hazardous conditions - What are they
Equipment and Machines Involved in Work Tasks
% of Time
Air driven sockets, basic hand tools 90%
Criticality of Attendance
% of Time
Overtime, regular days, off days
Shift, 2nd, 3rd
Necessity for regular attendance
Urgency for punctuality
Day 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
List other essential functions here.
Must complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen, health performance evaluation, and background check.
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 of work days to cover weekend testing requirements.
Other Essential Functions:
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.
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.