Associate Technician
Bridgestone Corporation
 Fort Stockton, TX

This position is responsible for maintaining test support systems such as water distribution plumbing, lighting and electrical systems, and building services. Additionally, this position is responsible for custom test hardware using metal fabrication tools.Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world's largest tire and rubber company. Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries. The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world's largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.Guided by its global corporate social responsibility (CSR), commitment 'Our Way to Serve,' Bridgestone embraces its responsibility as a global leader by striving to improve the way people move, live, work and play.

Responsibilities:

Perform preventative maintenance for Test Support equipment such as water pumps, electric motors, water distribution systems, tire mounting/balancing machines, air compressors, and asphalt test surfaces. Supports construction or upgrade of existing facility utilities using heavy equipment such as backhoes, excavators, and graders. Fabrication of custom test equipment hardware necessary for prototype testing. Execute and close out electronically assigned Work Orders including preventative maintenance tasks, unscheduled repairs, and custom work requests.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma and 2-4 years of general maintenance experience
  • Basic computer skills: Microsoft Office Suite, email and web-based navigation.
  • Basic experience with metal fabrication, plumbing, residential or commercial electrical systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Basic electrician skills (wiring, three phase motors, etc)

Typically requires less than 1 year of related experience