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Final Drive / Differential / Wet Brake Technician in Evansville, IN at Koch Enterprises, Inc.

Date Posted: 1/18/2019

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Job Description

Brake Supply Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and as such will recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetics, physical or mental disability, or other protected characteristic.


Brake Supply Company, the world's leader in re-manufactured parts and components, is now hiring!  Since 1947, Brake Supply has served the mining, marine, industrial and heavy equipment industry. Our 8 locations are dedicated to providing outstanding quality and customer service. Brake Supply is more than just brakes! We re-manufacture transmissions, torque converters, differentials, drivelines, final drives, wet brakes, hydraulic cylinders, pumps, motors, valves and much more.

Our Evansville, IN location has immediate openings for FINAL DRIVE / DIFFERENTIAL / WET BRAKE TECHNICIAN.

Additionally, we are seeking full time CNC Machinists, Manual Machinists, Cylinder Technicians, and Powertrain Rebuild Transmission / Torque Converter Technicians!

* Maintain safe, secure, and healthy work environment by adhering to organization standards, policies, and legal regulations
* Ensure precision measuring equipment is calibrated and placed in a secure location
* Inspect unit parts by visually examining parts for scratches and deformities using precision measuring equipment to check tolerances according to the original equipment manufacturer
* Move parts by operating overhead cranes, carts, and lift trucks
* Determine assemble/disassemble process by reading and understanding instructions in the Parts and Service manual while following technical drawings and schematics
* Perform assembly/disassembly tasks by using tools, gas torch, welders, hydraulic rams, presses, electric and pneumatic powered torque wrenches, ½ to 1-inch drive pneumatic impact wrenches and various high-speed air tools
* Prepare part for wash by matching brass tag to work order, disassembling component, placing parts into basket and conferring with material handling to deliver unit to a wash area
* Clean parts by placing part into a cleaning pressure washer, or tank using solvent brush to remove excess dirt/grim and blowing of excess moisture/dirt
* Ensure mating parts are compatible by checking tolerances for proper fit and finish
* Inspect parts received from wash area by examining bearing bores, wheels, gears, shaft bores, carriers, dimensions, and all sealing surfaces
* Properly complete the appropriate inspection documentation, listing all parts and machine work to be completed
* Document parts that are needed using the parts breakdown
* Able to identify part by product number used by Brake Supply and compare to corresponding work order requirements
* Prepare part for outside vendor or in-house machine shop by tagging, completing the appropriate form of the machine shop work order, and contacting material handling operator to transport to staging area for shipping or completion
* Visually inspect all used and new parts during assembly to ensure a conformance to standards
* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Have excellent organization skills
* Handle rush requests as the need arises and have flexibility to change routines
* Demonstrate accuracy working in a fast pace environment
* Interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
* Have ability to deal with problems in standardized situations
* Have ability to multitask across the product offering
* Begin and complete a project with moderate supervision

A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required.   At least 3-year mechanical work experience or equivalent education is preferred. 

* High school diploma or GED required
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Basic math skills
* Ability to interpret work instructions and directions
* Ability to work independently
* Overtime may be required based on customer demand
* This is a 2nd shift position once training is completed

* Train with the best technicians in the industry
* Company provides all tools and uniforms
* Excellent wages
* Outstanding benefits including 401K, medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
* Paid vacation, holidays and personal time
* Tuition reimbursement
* Exceptional work environment

APPLY TODAY!  Email your resume to; apply online; or drop your resume by 5501 Foundation Boulevard, Evansville IN.

Come and be a part of the continued growth in 2019!

Management has the right to revise this description at any time.  The job description is not a contract for employment, and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason as outlined in the team member handbook or other written agreement.

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  • Job Family MECH
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Regular
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School