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Daimler Trucks North America Disassembler (Plainfield, IN) in Plainfield, Indiana

Job Overview

The purpose of the job is to disassemble and clean transmissions and differentials in an assembly line

format following proscribed procedures.


  • Disassemble the unit. Using an air wrench, mallets or other pick tool, remove the bolts and pull apart the units. Scrape caked-on dirt as needed to enable the removal of bolts. Inspect each piece as it is removed and separate into bins of good and worn parts. Confer with the Supervisor on best techniques to remove parts efficiently. The part may require washing or torching to be removed.

  • Proper recognition and identification of all transmission and differential parts

  • Proper recognition, identification and usage of tools needed to tear down differentials.

  • Proper recognition of defects on gears

  • Unload the crates of transmissions and differentials transferring them from the pallet to the workbench for disassembly.

  • Once disassembled, main castings, small parts and fasteners are to be moved along the conveyor to a pass-through high-pressure parts washer to remove oil, grease and dirt.

  • Once cleaned, main castings, small parts and fasteners are moved along the conveyor to appropriate inspection stations.

High School Diploma or equivalent required

Attached resume required

  • Knowledge of basic shop procedures and ability to properly use shop tools

  • Ability to communicate with others

  • Ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in English

  • Ability to properly use equipment, materials, and supplies.

  • Range of motion – able to bend, stoop, squat, reach and stand for long periods of time

  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.

Additional Information

Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application

Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check


For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.

Organization: Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Title: Disassembler (Plainfield, IN)

Location: Indiana-Plainfield

Requisition ID: DAI0000JQO