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American Axle amp; Manufacturing General Prod Press Op in Troy, Michigan

spanWe are AAM. We have the POWER to move the world./spanspanAt AAM, we're looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers. Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. We're growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join us!/spanbJob Posting Title/bGeneral Prod Press OpbJob Description Summary/bbJob Description/bbbJob Scope:/b/bThe job scope is to ensure an effective working team, a safe working environment, quality product, and maintain continuous operation in accordance with customer orders in an efficient manner. This description provides a general outline of job responsibilities but is not limited to only the functions as detailed herein. In addition to the press operation, the General Production classification includes the following jobs within the Troy facility: coating line, annealing-furnace, wheelabrate, saw/header, and lathe.bbJob Duties:/b/bbbFind below a listing of essential functions related to the title of press operator./b/bulliUse of operational sheets/liliSPC charting/checks/liliUse of micrometers and calipers/liliUse of depth micrometers, bore micrometers, inspection gages, and additional gages as needed./liliMaterial handling understanding (tags and heats)/liliResponsive to safety concerns/liliUsing deviations as directed by supervision or quality technician/liliHi-lo/ crane licensure operations/liliMachine uptime skills/liliUse of 5S and general area clean-up/liliOperating knowledge of Plexus/liliCompletion of daily preventative maintenance sheets (DPM)/liliMaintain established run rates/liliMaintain all quality systems as established/liliAbility to run all pieces of equipment in the press room/liliDumpers are to ensure they do not overload the hopper in the back yard (clean up any chips seen on the ground)/li/ulbbSpecific Position Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:/b/bPress operators will have an understanding of the manufacturing process, daily operation, material handling, quality criteria, safety issues, trouble shooting ability.bbQualification Requirements:/b/bPreferable for press operators to have a minimum of 5 years experience in the automotive and forging industry.bbKnowledge:/b/bStrong knowledge of press operation, safety, quality, production requirementsbbEducation:/b/bHigh school diploma/ GED is required.bbPhysical Requirements:/b/bAbility to stand for 8-12 hours.Must have the ability to lift a minimum of 5-35 lbs.bbSafety:/b/bMust adhere to all safety requirements.bbBehavior:/b/bAttention to detail, maintain a productive attitude, and willingness to take the extra steps needed to ensure the job is done right.bRequired Skills and Education/bbAbout American Axle Manufacturing/biFor over 20 years, customers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer, validate and manufacture driveline and metal forming technologi