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Mechanic - Modernization at thyssenkrupp Elevator Corp

Posted in General Business 28 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina





Job Description:

The first 3 letters in workplace safety are Y-O-U!

thyssenkrupp Elevator is in the need of a Mechanic - Modernization for the Charlotte, NC area.

Responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of the passenger freight elevators, escalators, dumbwaiters and moving sidewalks

Essential duties and responsibilities:


  • Uses period of high concentration and knowledge of elevator systems to manual assemble, install, and update major elevator components inducing, for example, rails, pits, and hoist way equipment, and counterweights assemblies and machine and control equipment. Requires lifting up to 100 lbs.

  • Manually wires, install, and updates elevator components including and an example roller guides, door track and linkages and hall buttons and lanterns. Requires color perception to distinguish color coded wiring components

  • Monitors and analyzes the function of mechanical and electrical components as necessary to troubleshoot, adjust or repair the equipment

  • Preforms duties of the mechanic-in-charge including scheduling work, attending and orally participation in meetings and consulting with general Contractors, architects and owners

  • Works in accordance with industry safety standards and monitors the safety habits and conditions of personnel and equipment within the work environment

  • Monitors, directs and instructs assigned apprentices on safety issues and proper craft procedures

  • Receives and answers all trouble calls and callbacks at any time of day/night and on weekends


  • Experienced in traction and hydraulic modernization installation

  • Ability to perform the required demolition work associated with elevator modernization

  • Experienced in setting new machines, power units and roping traction elevators

  • Knowledge of various elevator systems to include controllers, door operators and fixtures

  • Good communication and organizational skills

  • Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude

  • Although not required, adjusting experience is a big plus

  • Requires the ability to understand general arithmetic, speak and write in a clear and understandable manner for the internal/external relations

  • Understand difficult verbal or written instructions

  • Successfully completed all required NEIEP courses and Mechanic examination

  • Requires a high school diploma or GED and Four (4) years related work experience as a mechanic in the elevator industry. Background in all product lines will be considered

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions


* As provided for under Article XXII, Par. 1 of the labor agreement, the Company has been unable to fill this position with available experienced employees on referral from (applicable IUEC Local Union within whose jurisdiction the position is available).thyssenkrupp Elevator Corp. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disability, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected characteristic required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly at 1-844-427-5461.We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs. thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group's global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world's leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years' time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers' individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.

thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is the largest producer of elevators in the Americas, with more than 15,500 employees, in over 230 branch and service locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas oversees all business for the operations in the United States, Canada, Central and South America. It is a subsidiary of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG.

Safety is a core value of our business and our commitment to YOU! It is woven into our culture each and every day.Business Area Elevator Technology

thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group's global activities in passenger transportation systems. With customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world's leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years' time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities.At thyssenkrupp we have more than 161,000 employees in 78 countries and annual sales of almost €43 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world - but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that's right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.





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