Wheel Assembly Technician
National Tire Distributors
Mississauga, ON
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National Tire Distributors is Canada's leading Tire Distribution Company. A key element of our success has always been our people. As part of our team philosophy, we coach, support and help develop all of our employees to become the best they can be! If you're looking for a career that will challenge you, a job that will offer growth, and a progressive employer, then National Tire Distributors Inc. (NTD) is the right place for you!

Position Description:
The Wheel Assembly Technician is responsible for wheel and tire installation for the Assembly Program using tire machine, balancer, and all other shipping and warehouse related equipment. This includes preparation, storage and staging.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Partnering with Wheel Assembly Program Specialist and site leadership
Provide quality installation and balancing of wheel and tire assemblies
Responsible for wheel assembly area housekeeping
Report damaged product to site leadership and the Wheel Assembly Program Specialist
Designate and organize the wheel assembly area
Follow all safety training and SOP’s relative to wheel assembly program
Complete all required Tire Industry Association (TIA) training and all other organization specified training
Meet scheduled delivery timelines
Prioritize and pick material to fill orders and stage product for loading
Provide quality packaging of wheel assembly product to prevent damage in transit of product to our customers
Assist site leadership with ordering/maintaining wheel assembly supplies
Assist site leadership with equipment maintenance and preventative maintenance
Assist site leadership with program reporting requirements
Operate powered industrial vehicles (forklifts, pallet jacks, order pickers, etc.) in safe manner and maintain operator certification
Operate all wheel assembly equipment in safe manner
Other duties as assigned

Experience that Best Prepares You:
Wheel or tire assembly experience considered an asset

Key Competencies:
Possess excellent time management and organizational skills
Ability to start, control and maintain a complete process or procedure, while keeping safety and compliance at the forefront
Ability to carry out oral and written instructions
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work.
Maintain order schedule timelines
Ability to provide consistent quality product to our customers

Working Conditions:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Travel Requirements:

Physical Requirements:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, sit, and must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

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