Industrial Automation Co-Op
Company: American Axle Manufacturing, Inc.
Location: Royal Oak
Posted on: September 20, 2022
At AAM, the POWER is in our people. We believe that an equitable
and inclusive workplace benefits everyone and that the diversity of
our Associates drives creativity and innovation. Our global team of
associates is made of dreamers, doers and innovators who are
Bringing the Future Faster by Delivering POWER for a safer,
brighter and more sustainable tomorrow.
As a member of #TeamAAM, you'll get to make a difference on day
one. You'll have the opportunity to grow, embrace challenges, build
your skills and bring your authentic self to work every day, all
while helping to shape the future of mobility for AAM...and the
Job Posting Title
Industrial Automation Co-Op
Job Description Summary
As an Industrial Automation Co-Op at our Royal Oak Facility, you
will be working within the engineering and maintenance departments
as you are attending school at an accredited university or
Under the direction and supervision of senior level Maintenance
Team-members, the Industrial Automation Controls Co-Op will do the
- Assists in the design, testing, installation and maintenance of
large-scale electronic equipment or machinery for use in
manufacturing. Applications are broad and varied, requiring
inclusion of technical and business context and solving of
- Provides mechanical and electrical technical support for
manufacturing equipment and technology. Monitors and resolves
mechanical and equipment problems on the production line.
- Evaluates control systems, products, components and
- Prepares and/or reviews electrical hydraulic, and pneumatic
controls drawings; collaborates with related engineering teams to
evaluate components, materials and suppliers.
- Keeps equipment operating by performing periodic audits;
troubleshooting breakdowns; requesting supplies; defining and
reviewing preventive maintenance plans; calling for repairs; and
implementing process improvements.
- Provides information to manufacturing, process, and other
engineering disciplines by answering questions and requests.
- Helps analyze operating environment; looks for and identifies
process inefficiencies and wastes of time, money, materials and
- Coordinates with purchasing and vendors on acquisition and
disposal of equipment. Logs and documents production problems.
Identifies and reports potential problem areas.
- Identifies maintenance and reliability problems by observing
and studying system functioning and performance results;
investigating complaints and suggestions; interviewing process
supervisors and operators.
- Helps implement new & enhanced processes and tools.
- Ensures facility efficiency and workplace safety.
- All other duties as assigned.
Required Skills and Education
Must be currently enrolled in an accredited university or
Must be authorized to work in the U.S without sponsorship.
Graduation date of December 2023 or later.
GPA of 3.0 or higher.
About American Axle & Manufacturing
As a leading global Tier 1 Automotive and Mobility Supplier, AAM
(NYSE: AXL) designs, engineers and manufactures Driveline and Metal
Forming technologies to support electric, hybrid and internal
combustion vehicles. Headquartered in Detroit with nearly 80
facilities in 17 countries, AAM is bringing the future faster for a
safer and more sustainable future. We work together to support our
customers on global and regional platforms with a focus on quality,
operational excellence and technology leadership.
With our global footprint, we are committed to building an
equitable and inclusive culture that encourages, supports and
celebrates the unique voices of our diverse workforce. We are AAM.
Move with us, and join #TeamAAM.
AAM will not discriminate against any Associate or applicant for
employment because of age, race, color, gender, religion, weight,
height, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic history or
information, gender identity or expression, disability, protected
veteran status, national origin, or other characteristic protected
by law. AAM will take affirmative action to ensure that applicants
are employed, and that Associates are treated equally during
employment, without regard to their age, race, color, gender,
religion, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation,
genetic history or information, gender identity or expression,
disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other
characteristic protected by law. For the Disabled Job Seeker: We
offer reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled individuals
who are applicants for employment. To request assistance or
accommodations, please e-mail TalentAcquisition@aam.com . AAM is an
equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Unsolicited Resumes from Third-Party Recruiters
Please note that as per AAM policy, we do not accept unsolicited
resumes from third-party recruiters unless such recruiters were
engaged to provide candidates for a specified opening. Any
employment agency, person or entity that submits an unsolicited
resume does so with the understanding that AAM will have the right
to hire that applicant at its discretion without any fee owed to
the submitting employment agency, person or entity.
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