GRIII-Machine Repair

$32 yearly
  • 1500 E Euclid Ave, Detroit, MI 48211
  • Sep 27, 2021
Full time Automotive

Job Description

AUTOKINITON, formerly L&W Group, is excited to announce an opening for a Machine Repair in our Euclid Operation in Detroit, Michigan! We are a state of the art Hot Stamping and Laser Cutting  manufacturing supplier that produces car parts for major automotive customers around the world. 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. Now is a great time to join our Team!


Repairs and maintains mechanical and hydraulic components of production machines and equipment by performing the following duties.


  • Visually inspects and listens to machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunctions.
  • Dismantles machines and equipment to gain access to problem area.
  • Inspects and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment, or other problems.
  • Removes and replaces worn or defective parts.
  • Realigns and adjusts components such as spindles and clutches.
  • Locates damaged air and hydraulic pipes on machine, and measures, cuts, threads, and installs new pipe.
  • Starts machines and equipment to test operation following repair.
  • Repairs broken parts.
  • Ability to wire and troubleshoot basic electrical control circuits.
  • Performs all duties and operates machinery & equipment according to MIOSHA standards and company procedures using required safety equipment (gloves, sleeves, ear plugs, etc.).
  • Modifies computer controlled motion of robot.
  • Assists Engineer to modify sketches or computer generated designs of machine components such as hydraulic system and drive mechanism
  • Punctual and regular attendance is required.
  • Able and willing to work any shift assigned.
  • Keeps work areas clean and orderly.
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities.
  • Assumes other duties as directed by supervisor.

Required Skills:

  • Associates Degree in Manufacturing Processes, Robotics or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum three (3) years manufacturing or related technical, hand on experience.
  • Previous Stamping and Laser experience.
  • Proficient in troubleshooting and correcting work flow problems.
  • Root cause / problem solving ability.
  • Experience in applying lean manufacturing concepts.
  • Computer literacy and good knowledge of Microsoft Office software.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to prioritize responsibilities in a fast paced work environment.
  • Ability to visualize and comprehend all aspects of a manufacturing equipment and tooling, understand the relationships of factors affecting a given situation, be attentive to detail, and continually seek to improve work processes.
  • Knowledge of automated processes including mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and control systems and how they interact with each other.