Wabtec Corporation

Columbia, SC


Position summary

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:

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.


This position is responsible using a variety of hand and power tools, fixtures, and work instructions to perform a series of operations to correctly assemble components.


 Follow detailed assembly instructions, processes and procedures

 Assembles components by examining connections for correct fit, fastening parts, and subassemblies

 Maintain a clean and safe work place in accordance with 5S protocol

 Make sure that schedules are being ran exactly as they are listed

 Operate within standard operating procedures (SOPs) and Job Safety Analysis (JSAs)

 Turn off equipment when not in use  Attention to detail in a fast paced environment


 Perform other duties as assigned.


 High school diploma or equivalent

 Knowledge of basic mechanics. Knowledge of machine testing procedures. Specialized equipment used in this job

 Hand tools Other skills and qualifications

 Basic reading, writing and arithmetic skills required

 Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

 Perform the same task repeatedly

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.