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Press Operator

Company: American Axle & Manufacturing
Location: Subiaco
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

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 world.
Job Posting Title
Press Operator
Job Description Summary
A Press Operator runs equipment that performs a variety of operations on
powdered metal gears and sprockets. The specific operations are operating a Press. A Press Operator is expected to be able to perform all of these operations and there is on the job training. Starting salary ranges from $15.15/hr. to $15.65/hr. depending on shift. Hmong/Spanish-speaking HR department...
Job Description
General Duties:

  • Sees to it that the machine is running efficiently.
  • Makes sure that the machine is supplied with the steel powder press.
  • Gives a thorough check to each part. (Looking for faults within the parts)
  • Reads and interprets process charts.
  • Performs all visual inspections and dimensional checks called for on check sheet, using the gages or measuring equipment specified records or charts results as called for on the process sheet.
  • Unloads the machine carefully in an orderly arrangement.
  • Uses variety of measuring devices.
  • Implements nonconforming material procedure if any nonconforming parts are found during the production cycle.
  • Performs other duties assigned.
  • Keeps track of the number of parts ran.
  • Maintains a safe work area by performing general housekeeping duties in work area.
  • Fixes the machine when broken. (If it is a common error) RESPONSIBILITIES AND AUTHORITIES WITHIN THE QUALITY SYSTEM:
    • Release product to ship or to the next operation by following documented instructions.
    • Stop production for nonconforming or suspect product.
    • Identify and record problems.
    • Recommend solutions to problems through channels.
      WORK ENVIRONMENT: Machine shop environment.
      PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Ability to stand throughout shift. Manual dexterity and physical strength required to load and adjust machine and measure parts.
      TRAINING: On the job training.
      SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE: Mechanical aptitude and basic math skills. Ability to read and follow work instructions.
      Required Skills and Education
      High school or GED preferred but not required.
      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 . 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.

Keywords: American Axle & Manufacturing, Fort Smith , Press Operator, Other , Subiaco, Arkansas

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