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ALFA LAVAL INC Mechanic - Plated Heat Exchangers - JR0008769 in Ankeny, Iowa

At Alfa Laval, we always go that extra mile to overcome the toughest challenges. Our driving force is to accelerate success for our customers, people and planet. You can only achieve that by having dedicated people with a curious mind. Curiosity is the spark behind great ideas. And great ideas drive progress.Who you areYou are a self-motivated team player with the ability to work in line with Alfa Laval drivers; Action, Interaction, and Satisfaction. You are driven and see solutions rather than problems, effectively prioritizing and executing tasks. About the jobOur Des Moines service center is adding a new team member to our lineup, and wed like to hear from you. We are seeking a Mechanic - Separation to join us.As a part of the team, you will:Assist in shipping, receiving, counting, labeling and distribution of Alfa Laval parts/customer equipmentUncrates, assist in removing gaskets, disassemblesFor glued gaskets - after removed from nitrogen tank, strip gaskets and stack plates on skid in preparation for cleaningDye penetration inspection process - take plate into room, spray die on one side and assist with others performing the inspection. After dye pen inspection, rinse remaining dye from platesCleans units and plates (pressure wash)Install new gaskets per specification (snap or clip)For glued gaskets post cure inspection, remove tape and chip away excess glue as needed. Assist in stacking plates for assembly either configure per specification for plate packs or assemble to frame per drawingFor clip or snap on assure gasket is secure assist in stacking plates for assembly either configure per specification for plate packs or assemble to frame per drawingMoves material as needed via forklifts, overhead cranes, mobile tables, hand trucks, etc.Recognizes and communicates the need for replenishment of suppliesDirectly responsible for keeping work area and surrounding equipment clean and organized. Performs housekeeping as required at the facility to maintain a professional presentation (follows 5S standards)Assist personnel with uncrating customer supplied parts and assemble or repackage as necessary for shippingParticipate in On-The-Job training for self with direction from othersActive and positive participant in ALPS and improvement initiativesPerforms other duties as directed by ManagementWhat you knowYou have a high school diploma or GED and:, Ability to use measuring devices (tape measure, depth micrometer) as requiredGood hand eye coordinationBasic hand tool experience and applicationAbility to follow directions, with strong attention to detailAbility to read, write, and communicate effectively in the English languageAbility to lift and carry up to 60 lbs. as requiredWhats in it for you?We offer a challenging position in an open and friendly environment where we help each other to develop and create value. Your work will have a true impact on Alfa Lavals future success. Our benefits-eligible associates enjoy healthcare, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, generous 401(k), paid holidays, paid time off benefits, and more. ***Alfa Laval has a COVID-19 vaccination policy for employees. All new employees, consultants and contractors, including employees who work remotely, are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless a reasonable accommodation exemption is granted. ***EEO/Vet/Disabled EmployerEqual Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity