Engineering Technician in Akron, OH at The Goodyear Tire

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

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    Akron, OH
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Job Description

Location: US-OH-AKRON-ICA-2127    Sponsorship Available:  No Relocation Assistance Available: No 

About the Position

This position is responsible for supporting Goodyear engineers tire development through experimental testing.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Mount and dismount tires
  • Prepare tires and equipment for testing
  • Operate machine using defined test procedures
  • Perform verifications of machine parameters
  • Schedule machine maintenance and calibration
  • Maintain and update test procedures
  • Work with Test Engineers to develop new test procedures
  • Provide Test Engineers data and provide support as required

Required Experience and Education

  • Technical Associates Degree required
  • 1-3 years Technician in a lab environment or similar field experience
  • Proven work experience in the field of testing and machine operation

Skills and Abilities

  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to multitask
  • Able to handle repetitive tasks at a high-quality level but also be able to have flexibility to work on customized tasks
  • Computer skills-Microsoft Office, Windows
  • Handle mechanical devices and tools
  • Basic programming skills desired
  • Basic electronics knowledge desired
  • A person who has a passion for improving processes and procedures

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 63,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Nearest Major Market: Akron Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland Job Segment: Technician, Maintenance, Engineer, R&D Engineer, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering