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AM General Provisioning Technician in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Provisioning TechnicianAuburn Hills, MI 48326

AM General LLC,headquartered in South Bend, IN., with major facilities in nearby Mishawaka, IN., Auburn Hills, MI., Franklin, OH., and offices in Arlington, VA., designs, engineers, manufactures, supplies and supports specialized vehicles for military and commercial customers worldwide.

Through its Military business, the company is recognized as a world leader in the design, engineering, manufacturing and support of Light Tactical Vehicles, having produced and sustained more than 300,000 vehicles in over 60 countries.

AM General’s growing Commercial business includes two wholly owned subsidiaries: diesel engine manufacturer Powertrain Assembly Plant and automatic transmission manufacturer General Transmission Products. AM General has more than six decades of experience meeting the changing needs of the defense and automotive industries, supported by its employees in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio, and a strong supplier base that stretches across 43 states.

Position Summary:

Process vehicle technical drawings to develop Military Repair Parts and Special Tool (RPSTL) manuals using PowerLOG-J program and Microsoft systems.


  • Responsible for the development ofprovisioning documentation by developing and inputting spare/repair parts data into the PowerLOG-J system to update the Government’s Logistics Modernization Program (LMP) which contains information to maintain and repair military vehicles.

  • Develop and update Repair Parts Special Tool List (RPSTL) parts manuals to assure they match vehicle and assembly drawings.

  • Coordinate with Technical Writers to assure parts manuals match maintenance procedures and with Illustrators to develop graphic illustrations.

  • Attend staff meetings and provisioning conferences with TACOM representatives to review drawings and provisioning reports.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum two yearscommercial or military vehicle repair/maintenance experience

  • Aptitude for mechanical applications to vehicles and equipment.

  • Working knowledge of regulations governing military provisioning processes is preferred.

  • Thorough knowledge of the following is required for this position: Ability to read Blueprints to identify vehicle and mechanical parts, have mechanical background, and parts manual reading skills.

  • PC literate with knowledge of programs in Microsoft Office Suites.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Associated Degree preferred.

Physical Effort:

  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.

  • The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls.

  • The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.

  • The employee must occasionally lift and or move objects up to 25 pounds.

  • Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and the ability to adjust focus.

Working Conditions:

  • This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routine uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, copiers/scanning, fax machines, and file cabinets.