RENK America is the new name for the previously known as L3Harris Combat Propulsion Systems. Renk America is a US company and the leading global supplier of best-in-class mobility solutions for military combat vehicles. As part of the RENK Group, we are the trusted authority leading the way in the innovation, development and manufacturing of reliable engines and transmissions. Headquartered in Muskegon, Michigan, a hardworking city with a proud manufacturing history, we employ over 350 team members, many of whom have served our country as former soldiers. RENK America is driven by this sense of pride and purpose in our country and our community.
A maintenance mechanic who rigs, installs, services, move and dismantles equipment and machinery and performs such other work as not specifically designated under other maintenance classifications. Includes moving and locating machines and equipment according to floor plans: installing, rearranging and removing overhead line shafting, mechanical handling systems, and hoists. This is a union position with starting pay of $31.21 per hour plus a 7% shift premium.
Use such tools and equipment as drill presses, power saws, chain falls, jacks, skids, slings, burning torches, and other types of portable and hand tools
When required, should be able to plan, layout and complete work with a minimum of supervision
Follow all established safety rules and guidelines as states in various safety-related training programs. This includes but is not limited to, lockout/tag out, electrical code safe practices and confined space entry programs
Understand and communicate all hazards and safety issues to the appropriate personnel
Properly use all required personal protective equipment (PPE)
May be assisted by helpers
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Must be a Journeyman Millwright or be able to obtain a UAW Card within the first 90 days of employment
Willing to consider applicants with five years’ Millwright experience and three years in Service and/or Maintenance
Willing to consider candidates that who have completed a Millwright Apprenticeship Training course equal to 8000 in hours and 4 years of relevant experience
Ability to read and interpret drawings and schematics
Excellent technical, communication, and presentation skills
This position requires flexible hours, including overtime and occasionally working weekends
Must be able to lift up to and including 50 lbs. and must be able to bend and lift
Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job
Must be eligible to obtain a Security Clearance
RENK America is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. RENK America is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. RENK America maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.