Production in Santa Rosa, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/15/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring general laborers for a well-known tire company in the Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park areas.


  • Inspect tires to be retreaded or repaired to determine condition, repairs needed, etc.

  • Operates a buffing machine to remove treads from tires to be retreaded, following specifications for depth and width of removal.

  • Measures diameter and cross section to determine correct tread width.

  • Applies rubber cement to tire casing and hangs up to dry.

  • Selects proper size tread rubber and applies it to the tire.

  • Places proper curing tube in tire and inserts proper rim for curing.

  • Places tire in chamber and programs correct curing temperature according to specification.

  • Sets timer for curing time according to chart, and makes record of each tire, showing size and curing time.

  • Removes finished retread from curing chamber. Also removes rim and curing bag from finished retread.

  • Inspects tires to determine defects in curing, i.e. soft cures, ply separation, repairs missed, etc.

  • Checks finished tire with work order for proper identification and completion of work required.

  • Trims and paints finished retread.

  • Any other duties as assigned.


  • Inspects tires to determine type of repair required, indicates repairs to be made and marks, "repair only".

  • Skives out and buffs injury inside and out for proper size repair.

  • Applies proper cement to inside injury and builds up repair using correct size repair patch.

  • Covers outside injury with layer of cushion gum and fills with tread gum.

  • Places in proper mold for curing specified time according to curing chart, after dusting inside with soapstone and inserting curing bag.

  • Removes from mold, removes bag, inspects for defects, improper cure, etc., and places with finished tires.

  • Makes final inspection of repair, cuts tread design with regrooving iron, paints tire, tags, and places with finished stock.


  • Inspects repairs and lubricates equipment, following manufacturers' instructions to maintain in good operating condition.

  • Maintains standards of cleanliness, orderliness, and appearance of plant. Sweeps floors and walls as necessary.


  • Receives, unloads and stores in designated places, tread rubber, repair material, curing bags, etc.

  • Follows safety and fire prevention instructions.

  • Maintains a stock of tread rubber and repair materials, advising superior when replenishment is necessary.

If you are interested please call us 707-547-1660. or email your resume