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Job Number:  46599
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Drive Automotive
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Piedmont, SOUTH CAROLINA, US, 29673


Role Summary

Purpose and Responsibility of the Position:

The Press Maintenance Millwright is responsible for maintaining and repairing of production and non-production equipment in the press shop which includes presses, transfers, automation, destackers, blanking lines, cranes, and scrap conveyors, as well as toolroom equipment.

The Press Maintenance Millwright is responsible to ensure that the Customer, People, and Investor goals are balanced and met.

Key Responsibilities

Essential Functions of the Position:

  • Supporting our customer – Press Shop
  • Must be able to work with minimum or no supervision
  • Maintaining press shop production and non-production equipment
  • Trouble shooting mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Perform daily routine and scheduled PM checks on equipment assigned to you
  • Keep equipment assigned to you in clean, safe and good working conditions
  • Perform major repairs and overhauls of our equipment as needed, which requires over time work, long hours and willingness to work weekend and holidays
  • Response to production calls to repair issues causing down time or quality concerns
  • Implement continuous improvements into our production lines
  • Fabricate components and such using various cutting tools, lathes, drill presses and use your welding skills
  • Utilize SAP for notification and work orders
  • Determine root cause for quality defects and system failures
  • Rotating shifts (1, 2, 3) or permanent off shifts. Overtime based on customer requirements.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Key Qualifications/Requirements

Communication Skills

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret customer and industry requirements as it applies to Drive Automotive.
  • Ability to write reports and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.


Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide all units of measure, using whole numbers common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw, and interpret bar graphs.


Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations


Physical Demands / Work Environment

  • 80% Standing and walking, 20% stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing or balancing
  • Physically fit and able to lift 100lbs
  • Work near moving mechanical parts, work in high precarious places, fumes or airborne particles and vibrations.
  • Exposure to potentially dangerous energy storing systems such as accumulators or pressure vessels
  • Working in a noisy environment
  • Exposure to electrical systems, presses, motors and energy storing, etc.


Education and/or Experience

  • Associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or five years of experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints and ability to use the metric system
  • Hydraulic and/or pneumatic system knowledge would be beneficial
  • Strong fabrication or machining or mechanical skills are required
  • Welding skills & cutting torch skills are required
  • Basic computer skills are beneficial



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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: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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