23 days agoGoodyear

Retread Technician - Bolingbrook, IL

  • Bolingbrook (Will)
  • Sales

Job description



Job Req ID:  JR-40042340

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Goodyear. More Driven.

Thank you for your interest in a career at Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Centers. We are a service and retreading market leader with over 180 Commercial Tire Centers and Truck Care Centers located across the United States. We have the unique ability to service the largest nation-wide commercial fleets while also providing friendly hometown service to regional and local fleets. Our mission statement is 'SERVICE EXCELLENCE ALWAYS'. We offer a safe work environment, competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, prescription drug and dental plans, life insurance, 401(k), paid vacation and holidays.

 

General Description:

As a Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Centers Retread Technician you will perform retreading functions for commercial tires.  This position functions in a manufacturing environment at a Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Center's Retread facility where commercial truck tires are retreaded through a series of manual and automated processes. This position does not require any previous retread manufacturing experience.

 

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:  

·  Train for all aspects of retread tire manufacturing including: inspecting and buffing tire carcasses, applying rubber compounds, curing, and quality control.
·  Follow processes to ensure retread tire completion.
·  Comply with all safety and liability guidelines and policies, including using protective safety equipment to ensure safe operation of machines.
·  Provide "Service Excellence - Always" to meet the service goals of the location.
·  Any other duties requested by management.
·  Perform a variety of manual tasks for extended periods of time, which may include light and heavy lifting, including commercial tires and wheels, standing, bending, and squatting

 

Basic Requirements:

·  Commitment to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner.
·  Must be willing to work scheduled shifts including nights and weekends.
·  Must be at least 18 years of age.
·  No relocation is being offered for this position.
·  Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship now or in the future.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

·  High School Diploma or GED preferred.
·  Previous experience in a manufacturing

 

Candidate Criteria:

·  Commitment to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner.
·  Must be able to work in a results-oriented, fast-paced environment as part of a team.
·  Must be a self-starter and willing to take initiative, able and willing to work without direct supervision, and be willing to attend appropriate training sessions.

Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate .

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Goodyear (312) 915-5548

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