Progress Rail Services Corp. Assembler (Draft Gear) in Roanoke, Virginia
Auto req ID: 3597BR
Posting Title: Assembler (Draft Gear)
Job Category: Manufacturing/Operations
Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive cradle-to-grave railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet all their rail needs. Forging the bridge between ideas and success, our talented and innovative team members work together to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. As part of a vibrant, global network of business operations, each and every member of our team is important to our success. With headquarters in Albertville, Ala., more than 7,000 dedicated employees serve customers through a network of close to 150 locations around the world. For more information, visit www.progressrail.com and follow @Progress_Rail on Twitter and YouTube.
Disassemble , repair and reassemble draft gears
Key Job Elements
Clean parts in tumble blast machine
Repair housings by mig or stick welding
Reassemble draft gears
Operate mobile equipment to move material
Use gages to determine if product meets quality standards
Education / Training
High School Diploma/ GED Required
Qualifications and Experience
Mig and stick welding experience, may accept welding/mechanics certificate from 2 year vocational school
Read precision instruments and gauges
Capable use of hand and power tools, including pneumatic tools, cutting torches and welding machines
Operate an overhead crane & forklift
Must be able to work overtime with short notice, including some Saturday work.
Progress Rail Services Corporation and its subsidiary and affiliate companies offer an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/life/disability insurance coverage and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.
*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits..
Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities