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Maintenance Technician

Job Number:  10075
Group:  Magna Seating
Division:  Magna Seating Detroit
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular


Group Description

Magna is an innovative leader in the development and manufacturing of high quality complete seating systems. Our solution includes seating structures, mechanisms and hardware, as well as foam and trim products for global automotive, heavy truck and bus industries. Our capabilities include market and consumer research; full concept development; design and engineering capabilities; testing, validation and world-class manufacturing. Our award-winning seating solutions are developed from consumer research, finding the ease of operation to be comfortable, convenient and connected.

Division Description

Magna Seating, a group of Magna International, is part of a mobility technology company and is one of the world’s largest suppliers to the automotive industry. Our culture of entrepreneurship and invention position us to be uniquely capable of reshaping the future vehicle cabin. Our employees’ expertise and forward thinking is what makes us future ready. The seat of the future begins with our people.  

The Highland Park plant has been assembling seats since 2009 and the award-winning team’s deep knowledge and expertise enabled them to win 2 new programs. Recently, the plant was given a $2,173,322 grant by the State of Michigan to expand the facility by 5,000 square feet and add 480 new jobs. Join us for our next adventure at Magna Seating Highland Park!

Role Summary

Under general supervision, responsible for performing highly diversified duties to set-up, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety and productive maintenance systems and processes.

Key Responsibilities

•    Prepares and sets up machinery for scheduled production runs.
•    Performs emergency/unscheduled repairs on machines, equipment and plant facilities during production. 
•    Performs regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
•    Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required repairs, maintenance and service.
•    Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments on machines and equipment.
•    Performs a variety of electrical, plumbing and carpentry functions.
•    Completes hot work permits.
•    Displays a positive attitude towards safety, works safely and follows all the Company's safety policies and procedures.
•    Reports all unsafe and unhealthy conditions or acts to management immediately.
•    Reports injuries, accidents, illnesses, near misses and property damage immediately to your Supervisor.
•    Complies with all Health, Safety and Environmental standards in accordance with the Magna Employee Charter, the Occupational Health & Safety Act and the Michigan Occupational Health & Safety Act.

Key Qualifications/Requirements

•    Trade school certified as an Industrial/Electrician/Millwright or Industrial/Mechanic.  
•    Powdered Industrial Truck Permit and Aerial Work Permit (requires passing scores on the Powered Industrial Truck and Aerial Work training tests administered by Magna Seating Detroit).

•    Minimum of three (3) years of maintenance experience as a Maintenance Technician within a manufacturing environment.  

Additional Information

07--Operations F--Permanent/Regular 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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