Dexter Axle

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Manufacturing Associates

Manufacturing Associates

Job ID 
2017-2543
# Positions 
25
Location 
US-GA-Atlanta
Posted Date 
5/12/2017

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Overview

Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty and manufactured housing markets, has an opportunity for an Maintenance Lead at our marine axle manufacturing facility located in Atlanta, Ga.

 

Dexter is an industry leader with a highly developed distribution network and plants in the states of Indiana, Oklahoma, Georgia, California, Tennessee, Florida, and Texas and in the provinces of Ontario and Alberta in Canada. Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service.

 

Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. In 2013, Dexter expanded our product offering with the acquisition of Unique Functional Products (UFP), a leading axle manufacturer in the marine industry. In the late 2014, Dexter Axle Company also acquired AL-KO Axis. In 2015 Dexter acquired the Titan Brake and Actuator business. In September 2016, Dexter purchased Rockwell American. In December of 2016, Dexter purchased the heavy duty axle and suspension manufacturing assets of Ingersoll Axles, along with the light duty axle manufacturing assets of Standen’s from the IMT Group. In February of 2017, Dexter purchased the axle, brake and actuation business assets from Tie Down Engineering.  Dexter is well known for providing superior quality, service, and support.

 

For more information about our company, access Dexter's web site at www.dexteraxle.com.

 

Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.

Position Summary

  • To fabricate (assemble), move (through the various production processes), package and load product for delivery to our customers. To operate the machinery and equipment necessary that fabricates axles. 

 

Specific duties include

  • To build, mold, carve and glue sections or parts together on predetermined standards and/or blueprints.
  • Move products through various stages of the production process after applying an application, which assist the machine operators.
  • Transport and package inventory through production services and warehousing (raw materials, WIP, finished product or stock).
  • Set up machinery and/or run equipment to meet the specifications of the job to be run as the specs call for and in the quantity and quality required.
  • Maintain the machinery and equipment and report all required repair work to the Production Supervisor for scheduling of downtime and repair.
  • Direct work efforts of and provide training to all production Associates under their authority and assist in the work effort as required to ensure timely production schedules are met.
  • Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work area
  • Performs other tasks or duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Two or more years experience working in a manufacturing environment or a related field.  Must have ability to operate power and hand tools as well as various equipment used for material handling.
  • Ability to work overtime as required
  • Must be able to lift up to 50pounds
  • Ability to wear assigned PPE