Production Technician Associate - 1st Shift

Requisition Id:  365281
Business Unit:  LTL

Searcy, AR, US, 72143


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


Shift: Monday – Thursday, 6:00am – 3:30pm, occasional Friday’s


Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels, who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. As a Production Technician Associate, you will perform assembly of trailer components and subassemblies.  Performs quality inspections of components and subassemblies per work instructions.  Use of common hand and power tools in the construction and production of trailers.  Required to work with a variety of materials including steel, sheet metal, aluminum, solvents, oils and abrasives. 


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Identify and perform repetitive assembly of various trailer component parts using blueprints or work instructions
  • Use various measuring and inspection instruments
  • Use various power and hand tools in a safe manner
  • Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality standards
  • Organize parts and equipment to maximize efficiency within department
  • Perform work in a safe manner
  • Maintain 5’s environment
  • Consistently maintain a professional demeanor and communicate in a respectful and collaborative manner
  • Follow direction and be flexible and adaptable to changing conditions and expectations
  • Collaborate and support other members of the company
  • Maintain punctual, regular, and reliable attendance
  • Demonstrate the company’s core values and comply with all company policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • The ability to work in a team environment
  • The ability to read, understand, and follow job orders and work procedures
  • Good communication skills
  • A high degree of skill and assembling techniques

This job requires the ability to:

  • Follow safety rules and work in a safe manner
  • Perform work in a manufacturing environment
  • Work outside if necessary
  • Perform fine manipulations of parts with fingers
  • Safely walk, reach (including above head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel in strained and awkward positions for prolonged periods of time
  • May occasionally have to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Visual requirements for this position are close vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus

Be part of something big.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock

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