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Assembly Applying (B Shift)

Work Location:
Sanford/Precision Forming
North Carolina
10 Jul 2021
Job Type:
About The Opportunity

To work in a team environment to assemble components, evaluates axles/or transmissions to meet customers' quality standards and delivery schedules.

Key Responsibilities

Role Responsibilities:

-Perform specific procedures on equipment safety in cell/line/dept./plant

-Prefer manufacturing or assembly experience (minimum 3 months).

-Act to meet Cell, Department and Plant goals

-Diversified mechanical or electro-mechanical assembly or sub-assembly of units that are moderately complex, requiring adjusting, fitting and aligning to ordinary tolerances

-Participate to define 5S/TPM activities

-Perform 5S/TPM Audits -if applicable

-Perform changeover and set up reductions-if applicable

-Perform error proofing, generate ideas and aid development-if applicable

-Identify methods to enhance and share team knowledge

-Lead department/ plant meetings and discussions

-Participate in team meetings

-Promote a teamwork environment

-Support team (active and constructive role)

-Understand dept. responsibilities and roles

-Works from standardized work instructions and control plans

-May rotate stations and lines

-Understand and support Lock out/Tag out principles

-Perform daily safety audits-if applicable

-Perform specific procedures on equipment safety in cell/line/dept./plant

-Report safety issues

-Wear personal protective equipment

-Understand and utilize all Cell/Station Quality documentation

-Calibrate and Master gages and understand gaging qualification requirement

-Verify and document error proofing per schedule

-Report Quality issues promptly and assist in clean point creation

-Keep station and fixtures/tools clean and organized at all times

-Perform changeover and set up reductions-if applicable

-Generate ideas and aid development-if applicable

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

-Prefer manufacturing or assembly experience (minimum 3 months).

-Basic Literacy and Numerical Skills.

-Good motor skills, hand dexterity, ability to stand for long periods, walk, stoop, kneel and move/push +40 lbs and good or corrected vision and hearing.

-High School Diploma or GED


About Us

GKN Driveline is the market leader in the development and delivery of contemporary and electrified driveline systems and solutions.

With a comprehensive global footprint, we design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s car manufacturers.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.