Transmission Mechanic

Livonia, MI posted on October 2

Kelly Services has a Transmission Mechanic opportunity available in the Livonia, MI area. This position will be supporting a well established corporation in a full time contracted position.


Mechanics will be responsible for and have the appropriate tools to assemble, disassemble diagnosis, and repair production and prototype transmission following the build book, illustrations, sketches, prints, and repair manuals including the installation of transmission into test vehicles.


Mechanics will work with personnel to contain the vehicle build book , determine vehicle content, and assembly to BOM as well as working with the build planner to support the assembly process.


May be asked to use corporate tools such as GPIRS labor tracking, invoice balancing, material costs, and various other types of reports from WORQ, eWHMS, CDSID system accounts.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Mechanics work both in the garage (hoist) area, and on benches performing transmission build.
  • Employees will spend a lot of time standing on their feet all day and working underneath hoists.
  • Required to drive vehicles in and out of the facility and must have own tools/toolboxes
  • Performs the more complex and specialized mechanical and/or electrical tests on product components or series of components
  • Maintains good housekeeping, safety practices and supplies


Required Skills:


  • Mechanics need to be good all around mechanics
  • 3-5 yrs mechanical experience
  • 5+ years of automotive industry experience
  • Have some solid work history
  • ASE or State certifications preferred
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid driver’s license in good standing as you will be required to drive vehicles in and out of the facility.
  • Must have own tools/toolboxes.


As the local offices of Kelly Services do not represent the above position, please apply on-line for immediate consideration. For questions regarding this position, please Latrice palmer at    or call 770-468-7862.