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Jacobs Automotive Test Lab Inventory Technician in Allen Park, Michigan

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Your Impact:

Jacobs is the world’s top supplier of automotive test facilities, providing a full range of services to commercial automotive industry customers . Customers include not only the world’s major vehicle providers and other original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), but also clients from the international motor sports community.

Our experience encompasses virtually every type of automotive test facility, including climatic and driveability wind tunnels; aerodynamic, acoustic, and thermodynamic wind tunnels; emissions test rooms; soak rooms; altitude chambers; engine and powertrain test cells; and electromagnetic anechoic chambers. We not only design and build these facility systems assets but also operate, maintain, and manage these facilities.

BRIEF OUTLINE OF SPECIFIC ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

Responsibilities:

  • Track and monitor inventory of the laboratory

  • Order parts when they run low

  • Receive shipments

  • Maintain Inventory tracking system and organization of the lab

  • Organize all parts incoming and outgoing

  • Other duties may include:

  • Perform validation tests on vehicles/subsystems

  • Follow test scripts to verify subsystems operate to design intent

  • Follow scripted testing and support development of independent test strategies

  • Monitor vehicle response and log data through in-vehicle data bus/data acquisition software

  • Isolate and log vehicle anomalies and document test information

  • In this position, you are a full-time employee of Jacobs. This is NOT a contract position. You will be eligible for our generous benefit package, including health insurance, dental, vision, generous PTO, paid holidays, 401K, stock purchase plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, AND /OR SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient with computer programs… Microsoft Office, Excel, Word…etc.

  • Able to drive/operate manual and automatic vehicles

  • Able to work first or second shifts

Preferred Experience:

  • Ford Parts System- GSDB Docs and GPRIS

  • Shipping Nationally/Internationally (Internally /Externally)

  • Parts Procurement Experience

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION

Unusual or Special Physical Requirements of Position

Examples:

Specify

% of Time

  • Lifting

  • Climbing

  • Crawling

  • Special clothing/equipment (wearing)

  • Unusual physical requirements

  • High noise level

  • Other

Parts, cables,& light weight instrumentation, up to 50 lbs.

Safety glasses, gloves, hardened toe slip resistant shoes

High noise in some work areas, requiring use of hearing protection

Sitting (75%), Standing (50%), Bending (25%), stooping (25%)

Job requires manual labor

60

100

25

Description of Work Environment

Examples:

Specify

% of Time

  • Inside? Outside? Where

  • Combination of above

  • Extreme (hot/cold) temperatures involved

  • Hazardous conditions - What are they

  • Travel/transportation requirements

  • Other

Inside test facility

Energized samples, rotating parts

100

50

Equipment and Machines Involved in Work Tasks

Examples:

Specify

% of Time

  • Office equipment/machines electrically/battery operated - which?

  • Vehicles, forklifts, etc. operated which?

  • Tools used in trade - which ones?

  • Other

Computers, copy machines, fax machines

Hand tools, multi-meters, and other electrical diagnostic devices

90

10

Criticality of Attendance

Examples:

Specify

% of Time

  • Overtime, regular days, off days

  • Shift, 2nd, 3rd

  • Necessity for regular attendance

  • Urgency for punctuality

Dayshift, but must be able to support our flexible test schedule into other shifts and/or weekends

Critical

Critical

100%

Other Essential Functions

Must have a Valid Driver license, pass a pre-employment drug screen, health performance evaluation, and background check.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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