Production Operator

$15.00 hourly
  • 11500 Oakland Avenue, Detroit, MI, USA
  • Sep 15, 2021
Full time Automotive Manufacturing

Job Description

Production Operator - Starting Wage up to $15.00 per hour, plus shift premium

AUTOKINITON, formerly known as L&W Group, is excited to announce we have openings for Production Operators at our Oakland Stamping operation in Detroit, Michigan.


AUTOKINITON is a leading supplier of structural automotive components and assemblies. Our extensive capabilities and deep commitment to continuous improvement has made us a trusted partner to the world’s top automotive manufacturers as well as a remarkable place to work. 


Operate welding and assembly equipment per Company Procedures

Inspect components and assemblies visually for quality defects

Measure parts to ensure they meet specifications

Record and report production, quality and inventory information accurately

Label and/or tags parts and baskets accurately

Monitor press for proper operation and report any malfunctions or problems

Perform routine and preventative maintenance and setup including die setting, fastening, and machine lubrication

Participate in continuous improvement activities


Must be 18 years old.

Punctual and regular attendance is required.

Ability and willingness to work any shift assigned. 

Ability to work overtime, including some weekends (time and one-half pay over 40 hours, double time on Sundays)

Compensation & Benefits:

Up to $15.00 per hour starting pay, plus shift premium

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K with match, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation and holidays.  Additional benefits include:

Ability to listen to music/podcasts while you work

Safety incentives

Community outreach involvement

Associate appreciation lunches and events

Referral bonuses

How to apply:

By joining our team now, you’ll secure a higher seniority date that will give you greater flexibility to select your preferred shift and job assignments in the future. 



In Person: 11500 Oakland Ave, Detroit, MI 48211