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Career Opportunities at Yates Industries

Yates Industries, Inc., founded in 1972, is a multi-state, new cylinder manufacturing and repair operation.  We pride ourselves on our ability to return a cylinder to its original specification or better “The First Time, Every Time” and servicing the industry worldwide.  From cradle to grave, our services include Inventory on Demand, In-House Welding, Machining, Engineering, Testing and Replacements from primary metals to plastics manufacturing.  We are currently seeking qualified applicants for several positions within the organization at our St. Clair Shores, MI, Decatur AL and Austell, GA facilities.

Cylinder Repair Assembler/Disassembler

Cylinder Repair Assembler/Dis-assembler - Austell, GA

The qualified candidates must be mechanically inclined and be able to read/interpret blueprints. Lifting up to 50 lbs. is required.

Responsibilities and Duties:

• Power wash cylinder, as needed

• Review blueprint of cylinder as received (when applicable)

• Stamp cylinder for use of re-assembling

• Dis-assemble cylinder without causing further damage

• Thoroughly clean all components of cylinder

• Clearly mark cylinder components with Job Number

• Evaluate cylinders

• Review blueprints of assemblies and parts

• Assemble all bore sizes of hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders / and /or dis-assemble and evaluate for repairs

• Perform dimensional inspections on all cylinders assembled to ensure conformance with sales order requirements

• Perform pressure/cycling test on both hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders of all bore sizes

• Per work order requirements, setup and perform cylinder testing via hydraulic or pneumatic test stands

• Operate material handling equipment to move inventory including forklifts, overhead crane, and pallet jack.

Qualifications and Skills:

• Must be able to read a tape measure.

• Familiar with both micrometers and caliper measuring tools, a plus

• Able to read blue prints, a plus

• Must be mechanically inclined

At Yates Industries, we truly care for our employees, fostering a sense of family among and across the workforce.  Join the Yates Industries Team and get away from that feeling of “it’s just a job” – start on your path to a rewarding career with great growth potential.  Our in-house training opportunities can help to get you started, the next step is up to you.

All positions offer very competitive wages, great benefits packages, a clean work environment and shift premiums (where applicable).

Rev. 08/04/2015