Remanufacturing Associate, 1st shift, Marathon Equipment (2) v483.1

Date: May 19, 2023

Location: Vernon, AL, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Environmental Solutions Group encompasses industry-leading brands — Heil Environmental, Marathon, Bayne, The Curotto-Can, 3rd Eye, and Soft-Pak — to create a premier, fully integrated equipment group serving the solid waste and recycling industry. Through extensive voice-of-customer outreach, in-house engineering and manufacturing capabilities, a wide-reaching service network, and proven industry expertise, Environmental Solutions Group is focused on solving customer problems through environmentally responsible products and providing world-class support.  For more information, visit


ESG is a Dover Corporation operating company. Dover is a diversified global manufacturer and solutions provider with annual revenue of approximately $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, consumable supplies, aftermarket parts, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Fueling Solutions, Imaging & Identification, Pumps & Process Solutions and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of over 23,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at


Operating Company: Environmental Solutions Group – Marathon Equipment

Location:  Vernon, AL

Department: Parts

Shift: 1st


Position Summary:

Primarily responsible for cleaning and preparing containers for painting.


Roles and Key Responsibilities:

  1. Verifies serial numbers and model numbers from inspection form and invoice for proper identification of product.
  2. Manually removes weld splatters from containers, using scraper.
  3. Operates airbrush to clean surface of container products before painting. Involves overhead work daily.
  4. Operates air grinder to remove welding knots, splatters, burrs, and sharp edges from containers before painting.
  5. Conducts liquid leak tests on container products. Includes filling container with water, elevating with hydraulic crane and visually inspecting for leaks.
  6. Applies grease to door hinges, ground rollers and guide rollers of container, using grease gun.
  7. Stamps model number and serial number using serial plate machine and rivets to container products.
  8. Visually inspects container products for quality and notifies REMAN Supervisor of problems.
  9. Manually loads/unloads various metal parts up to 40 pounds daily.
  10. Removes decals, hoppers, rams, cylinders, hoses, and fittings from used compactors.
  11. Must be capable of operating forklifts, cranes, cutting torches, welders, pressure washer and sand blaster.
  12. Cleans out any trash in the container and packer body and pressure washes complete unit inside and out.
  13. Replaces or repairs structural damaged and worn items on MCR cores.
  14. Installs cylinders, hoses, and final options on a MCR packer or container.
  15. Tests and rebuilds used power packs. Will require the ability to read a schematic and wire up a panel box.
  16. Capable of reading blueprints and assembling/welding and mounting structural items such as packer bodies, dog houses and hoppers.
  17. Observes all safety regulations and reports any unsafe working conditions to Container Line Supervisor.
  18. Attendance at work, including presence at work during regular working hours or another schedule as may be assigned by the department manager, is essential. Acceptance of overtime assignments may also be required in order to meet departmental goals and objectives.
  19. Maintains cleanliness and order of work area, equipment, and tools.
  20. Tetanus vaccination required.
  21. Performs other various duties as may be assigned.



Education:  Requires a High School diploma or GED.

Knowledge: Requires ability to understand general arithmetic; ability to write in an understandable manner; understand verbal or written instructions; ability to read and understand instructions, lists and billing materials; use PC based applications, including Mainstar, Outlook, and Microsoft Office, knowledge normally acquired through high school or equivalent experience.

Mental: Requires normal attention with periods of high concentration intermittently to operate machinery approximately 50% of time.

Physical: Requires walking/standing approximately 70%, lifting up to 40 pounds approximately 15% of time; involves repetitive overhead work approximately 10% of time; involves repetitive stooping, forward bending and crouching approximately 5% of time.

Manual Dexterity: Requires use of hands, arms and feet for repetitive lifting; use of hands and arms to operate all manufacturing equipment, meters, chains hoists, automatic drills and general hand tools and to record written information.

Audible Demands: Requires ability to follow verbal instructions and to hear for safety purposes.

Visual: Requires the ability to visually observe essential functions for satisfactory job performance and safety; color and depth perception required.

Environmental: Involves exposure to plant environments with the presence of dust, fumes, noise, and fluctuating temperatures due to lack of climate control.


Note: Supersedes All Preceding Job Descriptions:

The above job description is intended to describe the general content, identify the essential job functions, and set forth the requirements for the performance of this job.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of job functions or requirements.




All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.


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