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  • Positions Available    (To apply for any of the positions below, please email jobs@bankspower.com and put the job title in the subject line)
Fabricator:

We are currently seeking a full time Fabricator to work in house at our location on our Southern California campus.

Successful candidate will:

* Consult with Engineers and other personnel regarding product information such as design, capacity, purpose, and types of material to be used to fabricate products. Ensure that company design standards and policies are met.
* Interact with the manufacturing department to ensure that proposed designs meet manufacturing requirements.
* Analyze written specifications, drawings, rough sketches, blueprints and verbal instructions to plan layout and determine sequence of operations.
* Generate purchase orders for newly designed and approved products to be used in production.
* Select metal stock and lay out design according to dimensions computed from scale drawings.
* Fabricate inlet and exhaust systems, fittings, mounts, brackets, tubular exhaust manifolds, engine components, inter-coolers, tooling, and experimental parts to meet special engineering needs.
* Install parts and materials such as electrical wiring, brackets, manifold castings and exhaust components.
* Install alternate system designs on test vehicles in order to evaluate other design solutions; gather reported data. Evaluate installation procedures and recommend changes or modifications for efficiency and correctness.
* Inspect parts using calipers, gauges and other inspection tools to maintain adherence to specifications, tolerances, form, fit and function.
* Organize and prioritize daily work tasks in order to accommodate other race shop employee's production schedules.
* Inspect and maintain welding and sheet metal forming equipment and perform minor preventative maintenance to ensure operational efficiency.
* Operate machines such as shears, cutoff saws, brakes, punch press, form roll and drill press to cut and shape components to specified dimensions. Operate TIG and MIG welders to complete assembly.
* Effectively manage several tasks/projects simultaneously and adjust priorities as required to maintain schedules. Work at a pace that will meet or exceed deadlines.

Requirements:

* One year certificate from college or technical school and a minimum of 3 years experience fabricating products and performing light metal machining work or an equivalent combination of education or experience.
* Must be analytical and be able to pay strong attention to quality and detail.
* Automotive or high performance interest or experience preferred.
* Must be able to produce quality products in a fast paced environment; have the ability to manage several projects simultaneously through to completion.
* Ability to use the internet to conduct research.
* Must be able to operate machines and equipment such as band saws, grinders, OCC plasma cutters, shears, cutoff saws, brakes, punch presses, form rolls, drill presses and MIG/TIG welders.
* Experience with English Wheel and the Planishing Hammer, CNC lathe and Mill machining experience desired.
* Valid California Driver's License required.

About Us:

Banks Power offers a competitive salary and a benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, along with a 401k program. Banks Power provides a pleasant, professional, and dynamic entrepreneurial work environment where creativity is encouraged. For immediate consideration, please email your resume with salary history and current salary requirements.

Gale Banks Engineering provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gale Banks Engineering complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gale Banks Engineering expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gale Banks Engineering's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


CAD Designer:

We are currently seeking a CAD Designer with automotive experience to research, plan and design mechanical and electromechanical products and systems related to automotive and marine applications of diesel and gasoline high-performance engines.

Successful candidate will:

* Design automotive aftermarket high-performance components and systems (e.g. turbochargers, intercoolers, air intakes, superchargers, wastegates, intake manifolds, exhaust manifolds, etc). Create 3D models and 2D drawings using SolidWorks. Knowledge of manufacturing and GD&T is a plus.
* Coordinate prototype fabrication and installation activities to ensure products and systems conform to engineering design and specification. Evaluate and recommend design modifications.
* Manage multiple projects from conception to production by researching, planning, and designing mechanical and electromechanical automotive performance products and systems*
* Write technical specifications and engineering documents; develop Bills of Material, technical product installation manuals and owner's manuals. May create illustrations.
* Interact with internal and external entities such as purchasing, supplier quality, manufacturing, customer service, installation and outside vendors throughout all phases of product development.
* Research various external component and materials suppliers and review specifications to ensure component compliance and compatibility with our products.
* Research OEM and competitive products and patents, and make recommendations for design strategies.
* Interact with engineering personnel in the fabrication of test apparatus and equipment, and the development of methods and procedures for testing products and systems. Analyze test data and summarize findings, write technical engineering reports and engineering documents.

Requirements:

* Successful candidate will have relevant technical degree (i.e.: CAD, drafting).
* OR EQUIVALENT COMBINATION of design experience and education within the automotive industry.
* 2-5 years of experience using CAD software (at least 3 year Solid Works) to create 3D models and drawings.
* Experience with foundry processes and plastic molding processes (injection and rotational) desired.

Personal Attributes:

Highly responsible, self-motivated and able to thrive in an energetic, fast-paced, creative environment.
* Strong work ethic and the ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment.
* Ability to meet agreed upon deadlines.
* Hands-on; proactive in nature.
* Have excellent communication skills (written, verbal, presentation and interpersonal).

About Us:

Banks Power offers a competitive salary and a benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, along with a generous 401k Match. Banks Power provides a pleasant, professional, and dynamic entrepreneurial work environment where creativity is encouraged. For immediate consideration, please email your resume with salary history and current salary requirements.

Gale Banks Engineering provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gale Banks Engineering complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gale Banks Engineering expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gale Banks Engineering's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


Cost Accountant:

We are currently looking for a Cost Accountant to analyze cost assignments and ensure projects are consistent with accepted cost accounting standards. The Cost Accountant will compare actual versus standard costs and generate variance reports; Develop and maintain metrics for major cost drivers; Assist with preparing monthly, quarterly, and year-end reconciliations. This position is responsible for working with the Controller, Account Manager, Inventory Control, Manufacturing, Sales and Customer Service Support personnel in the development and improvement of the standard cost accounting system.

Successful candidate will:

* Develop and install cost accounting system; plan study and collect data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor; analyze data obtained and record results.
* Analyze changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods, or services provided, to determine effects on costs; analyze actual manufacturing costs and prepare periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs; analyze and report variances.
* Collect and study data to determine costs of business activity as raw material purchases, labor, inventory, and outside processing; analyze data obtained and record results.
* Record cost information for use in controlling expenditures; analyze audits of costs and prepare reports; compile cost information to be used in operating budget preparation.
* Manage special projects; assist with developing annual budgets.
* Make estimates of new and proposed product or service costs.
* Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
* Review work orders in "completed" status; for scrap and issue additional "scrapped" items to work order for cost inclusion, for variances, labor, material, or outplant, for quantity discrepancies. Run work order close process.
* Develop custom SQL queries for inclusion in ad-Hoc Reports.
* Troubleshoot and improve existing Crystal and SSRS reports for management use.
* Develop tools to assist in purchasing planning decisions.
* Prepare reports and calculate bi-weekly commissions.
* Review Manufacturing and Production Assembly time cards.
* React well under pressure; manage competing demands. Develop alternative solutions; demonstrate persistence and overcomes obstacles. Ensure the professional and courteous atmosphere of the company and the Purchasing Department at all times by maintaining a positive and professional demeanor.

Requirements:

* Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required.
* 3-5 years of related experience in manufacturing, engineering, and R&D cost accounting role required.
* Knowledge and experience in financial accounting required.
* Knowledge and experience in accounting information systems including in-depth knowledge of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems and its process flows required.
* Month end closing experience and/or financial statement preparation experience required.

Personal Attributes:

* Highly responsible, self-motivated and able to thrive in an energetic, fast-paced, creative environment.
* Strong work ethic and the ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment.
* Ability to meet agreed upon deadlines.
* Hands-on; proactive in nature.
* Have excellent communication skills (written, verbal, presentation and interpersonal).

About Us:

Banks Power offers a competitive salary and a benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, along with a generous 401k Match. Banks Power provides a pleasant, professional, and dynamic entrepreneurial work environment where creativity is encouraged. For immediate consideration, please email your resume with salary history and current salary requirements.

Gale Banks Engineering provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gale Banks Engineering complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gale Banks Engineering expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gale Banks Engineering's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


Mechanic / Installation Technician:

We are currently seeking a full time Installation Technician to work in house at our location on our Southern California campus.

Successful candidate will:

* Install exhaust, electronic, and braking systems for gas and diesel trucks and motorhomes.
* Size, cut, dismantle and install automotive exhaust systems on customer vehicles in accordance with work orders and installation schedules.
* Complete installations ensuring quality standards and safety policies are being followed.
* Perform QA testing and inspection, conduct test drives and record results after installation is complete.
* Record serial numbers of newly installed systems or components.
* Perform various inspections on each vehicle before beginning installation: Inspect the interior, exterior, tires, wheels and undercarriage for visible damage prior to installation and document findings.
* Interact with customers in a professional and courteous manner at all times.
* Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
* Provide technical assistance and cross training to other installers.
* Make recommendation and obtain authorization to make repairs or perform maintenance if required.
* Participate in PM and repair of GBE fleet vehicles.

Requirements:

* Successful candidate will have 3+ years experience as an automotive and light truck mechanic, light line and service.
* ASE, automotive technology degree, or comparable certification is preferred.
* Valid CA driver's license with good driving history is required.
* Must have own tools.
* Day shift positions, Monday-Friday with occasional Saturdays.
* No flag rate.

About Us:

Gale Banks Engineering offers a competitive salary and a benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, along with a generous 401k Match. Banks Power provides a pleasant, professional, and dynamic entrepreneurial work environment where creativity is encouraged. For immediate consideration, please email your resume with salary history and current salary requirements.

Gale Banks Engineering provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gale Banks Engineering complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Gale Banks Engineering expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gale Banks Engineering's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.