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01/11/2013 Mechanical Engineer

Gillig is seeking a Senior Design Engineer to lead design projects for design component parts and systems for heavy duty diesel and hybrid powered transit vehicles. Responsibilities will include creating layouts (in Autodesk Inventor/Autocad), part designs and drawings, component and system design/validation/testing, writing instructions for bill of material creation, production support and on-line problem solving, working with vendors on manufacturing/service issues and new products. With minimal supervision, you must be able to engineer high quality, cost effective designs, maximizing commonality across product lines. You must be able to provide technical support to Sales, Purchasing, Manufacturing and Service departments. Good communication skills are required.

Engineers who want a fast paced, highly technical, hands-on career, designing and building energy efficient transportation equipment should join our expanding team.

Requirements: Degree in Mechanical Engineering and 5+ years design engineering experience.

2/1/2013 Electrical Engineer  

Gillig is seeking a Hybrid Systems Electrical Engineer with design experience in vehicle systems and controls.​ Projects are varied and technically challenging.​ To be successful you will need working knowledge of AutoCAD, ladder logic, and high voltage testing.​ In addition, knowledge of project management, circuit design, component selection, testing and trouble shooting is essential.​ A BSEE degree is required and experience in the design of bus or truck electrical systems is preferred.

11/04/2013 Vehicle Painter


Experienced Vehicle Painter.  Individual must be organized and able to use different types of spray equipment such as HVLP gun, blend colors, prep work, mask final prep work, spot repair and lay out stripe patterns.

This position is being offered on 2nd shift.

03/13/2014 Manufacturing Engineering Manager
GILLIG is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer Manager who will work closely with engineering and production to make appropriate changes to production procedures to maximize efficiency. Individual must be familiar with regulations of the AQMD, EPA, HAZMAT, FD reporting and record keeping and ANSI Y14.5 standard. Candidate would be designing, planning and analyzing different aspects of production methods such as: improvement to quality control, new strategies for production assembly and new tool production design. Candidate will also be responsible for making sure equipment and processes are in compliance with safety standards. This position would require individual to oversee on sight projects by outside contractors.

Requirements: Degree in Manufacturing Engineering and 5+ years in industrial, facilities engineering in automotive, truck, railcar or aircraft. Must possess people management skills and have good communication skills.
04/16/2014 Supply Chain Analyst


Gillig is looking for a Supply Chain Analyst which servers a developmental position for the Procurement function.  This positions is  responsible for maintaining accurate on hand balances by processing inventory transactions resulting from cycle counts, material reviews and outgoing material.  Individual must research, coordinate and facilitate the movement of inventory and interface with Buyers and Engineers to ensure correct interpretation and routing of engineering releases.  This position will also perform entry level Planning and Buying duties, including negotiating and placing purchase orders, maintaining optimum inventory levels in support of Production and resolving issues related to quality and invoicing. 


Applicants must be organized; detail oriented and have the ability to multitask.  They must also have a working knowledge of Excel and Word, Lotus Notes is a plus.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.  Candidate must have a BA/BS or equivalent experience.






P.O. Box 3008

Hayward, CA  94540-3008

Phone: (510)-785-1500

Fax: (510)-264-3898

Email: Employment@gillig.com


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