Goodyear

Retread Technician - Dallas, TX

Posted on: 23 May 2020

Dallas, TX

Job Description

Thank you for your interest in a career at Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Centers. We are a service and retreading market leader with over 180 Commercial Tire Centers and Truck Care Centers located across the United States. We have the unique ability to service the largest nation-wide commercial fleets while also providing friendly hometown service to regional and local fleets. Our mission statement is 'SERVICE EXCELLENCE - ALWAYS'. We offer a safe work environment, competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, prescription drug and dental plans, life insurance, 401(k), paid vacation and holidays.

General Description:

As a Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Centers Retread Technician you will perform retreading functions for commercial tires. This position functions in a manufacturing environment at a Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Center's Retread facility where commercial truck tires are retreaded through a series of manual and automated processes. This position does not require any previous retread manufacturing experience.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

* Train for all aspects of retread tire manufacturing including: inspecting and buffing tire carcasses, applying rubber compounds, curing, and quality control.
* Follow processes to ensure retread tire completion.
* Comply with all safety and liability guidelines and policies, including using protective safety equipment to ensure safe operation of machines.
* Provide "Service Excellence - Always" to meet the service goals of the location.
* Any other duties requested by management.
* Perform a variety of manual tasks for extended periods of time, which may include light and heavy lifting, including commercial tires and wheels, standing, bending, and squatting

Basic Requirements:

* Commitment to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner.
* Must be willing to work scheduled shifts including nights and weekends.
* Must be at least 18 years of age.
* No relocation is being offered for this position.
* Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship now or in the future.

Preferred Qualifications:

* High School Diploma or GED preferred.
* Previous experience in a manufacturing

Candidate Criteria:

* Commitment to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner.
* Must be able to work in a results-oriented, fast-paced environment as part of a team.
* Must be a self-starter and willing to take initiative, able and willing to work without direct supervision, and be willing to attend appropriate training sessions.

Goodyear

Akron, OH

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells tires and related products and services worldwide. The company offers various lines of rubber tires for automobiles, trucks, buses, aircrafts, motorcycles, earthmoving and mining equipment, farm implements, industrial equipment, and various other applications under the Goodyear, Dunlop, Kelly, Debica, Sava, Fulda, and various other Goodyear owned house brands, as well as under the private-label brands.

It also retreads truck, aviation, and off-the-road tires; manufactures and sells tread rubber and other tire retreading materials; sells chemical and natural rubber products; and provides automotive and commercial truck maintenance and repair services, and miscellaneous other products and services. It operates approximately 1,100 tire and auto-service center outlets, which offer products for retail sale, and provides automotive repair and other services. The company sells its products worldwide through a network of independent dealers, regional distributors, retail outlets, and retailers. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio.