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Armature Mechanic (3rd shift)

Vapor Bus International • Emporium, PA
Third Shift
a month ago

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Job Summary: Repair and Refurbish Traction Motor Armatures. Will be preparing and assembling electric motor and blower parts including machining components, coil winding, stick and TIG welding, assembly and parts wiring, insulating and testing, as well as other related duties. Necessary skills include: reading simple blueprints, reading scales, testing equipment, understanding basic math functions including counting and decimals, use of measurement devices including calipers, micrometers, etc., welding, operating electrical testing equipment and operating an industrial truck.


Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3+ years industrial or manufacturing experience


  • Electrical back ground
  • Welding experience
  • Lathe experience
  • Overhead Crane training
  • Forklift license

Functional Requirements: unusual fatigue factors including frequent and prolonged standing/walking, heavy lifting (45+ lbs.), repeated bending, straight pulling and pushing, exposure to intermittent noise (90 DB), ability to distinguish basic colors, exposure to epoxy, solvent, degreasers, paint, vapors, heat, dust and smoke from burning.

All salaried new hires must be fully vaccinated or be willing to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based job, where permitted by applicable law and subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the one dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.