Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. Serving three primary markets passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment Dana provides the world's original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.
The main responsibility of this position will be to provide general lab assistance. Other duties include but are not limited to the following:
Primary Job Responsibilities:
Set up and operate Hydraulic Fatigue equipment, dynamometers, and bench tests for driveline components and assemblies.
Work with requesting engineers and test engineers to insure correct fixturing, set-up, operation, and acquisition of data for test requests.
Assemble and disassemble axles and driveshafts.
Record and collect test data from pre and post component/assembly inspection.
Perform routine as well as preventative maintenance on equipment as necessary.
Visually inspect parts to standards, repair units and products that fail to meet requirements.
As necessary, resolve mechanical or hydraulic problems encountered during assembly.
Operate fork truck.
Support total quality management objectives in a team environment.
Knowledge of MTS Flex-Text II, AB, & Schenck 5900/6000 controls preferred.
Assemble and disassemble axles and driveshafts preferred.
Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering /mechanical engineering technology preferred.
Excellent mechanical aptitude.
Must be self-motivated and capable of performing duties with limited supervision.
Good computer skills with Microsoft Office.
Must be very willing to work overtime and/or weekends.
Must be able to work in a team environment and have good communication skills.
Certified forklift operator preferred.
Demonstrated strong problem solving skills.
Must be reliable with above average attendance record.
Must have a valid driver's license.
Able to lift up to 35 lbs. Repetitively and stand for approximately 90% of the time.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.