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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Mechanic 3- Mining

Country/Region:  US
Location: 

Vernon Hills, IL, US, 60061

Req ID 46362 | Vernon Hills, United States

$500 Sign on Bonus

 

Position Summary: Assist in the disassembly of a damaged gearbox, clean parts for inspection and disposition and assist in the reassembly of components into an operable repaired gearbox.

 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes heating, cutting torches, hydraulic presses, high pressure extraction devices, heavy power tools, remove couplings, gears, bearings and disassemble high pressure joints. Rig Gearboxes and shafts around work shop with overhead cranes and fork trucks. Level and align repaired gearboxes for testing with motor. 
  • Match mark components and label disassembled parts in an organized manner. Record components, serial numbers, upgrades and missing parts in the gearbox disassembly/assembly report. Take pictures of failed/damaged components describing the failure modes. Measure critical parts using ID micrometers, OD micrometers, and Depth micrometers.
  • Reassemble all machined components including gears, bearings and high pressure joints. Machine painting and packing for shipment.
  • Maintain reports and documentation. Follow all technical work instructions
  • Performs related tasks or works on special projects/teams as required.

 

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.
  • 2 + years hands on mechanical repair and inspection experience
  • Experience in the repair of transmissions or gearboxes
  • Ability to read assembly drawings and understand technical work instructions.

 

Preferred Skills and experience:

  • Technical or vocational training
  • Machine repair, hydraulic, and electrical experience a plus

 

Reporting to Position: Remanufacturing Shop Supervisor

 

Physical demands and work environment:  The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Physical demands:  While performing the duties of this job, the associate is occasionally required to stand, sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools; or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel, crouch, or crawl; verbally communicate and hear safety indicators; breathe through a respirator. The associate must occasionally lift and /or move up to 30 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to focus.

 

Work Environment:  While performing the duties of the job, the associate is exposed to a manufacturing floor atmosphere with some office exposure.

 

Be part of our ZF team as Mechanic 3- Mining and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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