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Job Number:  51906
Group:  Magna Seating
Division:  Magna Seating Detroit
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Highland Park, MICHIGAN, US, 48203

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Job Number: 51906 
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.


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.

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

  • Working knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, electrical, PLC and Robotics
  • Demonstrated ability to operate hand and power tools, shop tools including lathe, Bridgeport and band saw
  • Good communication and time management skills
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to be trained/developed for future internal assignments and/or opportunities

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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