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Maintenance Facilities Technician 2nd Shift (Shelby Township)

Job Number:  66771
Group:  Magna Powertrain
Division:  MPT Sterling Heights
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Shelby Township, MICHIGAN, US, 48316

Work Style: 



Job Number: 66771 
Group: Magna Powertrain  
Division: MPT Sterling Heights 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Work Style:  


About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Transforming mobility. Making automotive technology that is smarter, cleaner, safer and lighter. That’s what we’re passionate about at Magna Powertrain, and we do it by creating world-class powertrain systems. We are a premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in design, development, testing and manufacturing of complex powertrain systems. Our name stands for quality, environmental consciousness, and safety. Innovation is what drives us and we drive innovation. Dream big and create the future of mobility at Magna Powertrain.


About the Role

  • Responsible for repairing and maintaining equipment, physical structures and grounds keeping.
  • To perform preventative and predictive maintenance aspects on production washers, press pits and the various facility systems to support effective manufacturing operations by minimizing downtime and extending maintenance cycles through continuous improvement.  Also includes other aspects and functions involved in the maintenance and repair of facility systems, including annual sub grade features integrity PM’s, facility system audits and PM’s.

Your Responsibilities

  • Operates and maintains pressure washers. Complete repair orders and maintain parts and supply usage records in a timely manner. Perform daily inspections of washers, conveyor systems, and other equipment as assigned. Following all training and safety requirements while working with chemicals. Maintain logs of work performed and test results. Document preventative maintenance activities and maintenance items completed.
  • Responsible for maintaining 5S around all washer lines, conveyors and maintenance area. Maintain the correct cleanliness and chemicals of all production washers along with accurate documentation. To conduct the required weekly, monthly and annual facility audit’s and preventative maintenance activities along with completing the required documents for these audits per Magna requirements. Participate in building operations relative to Environmental, Health and Safety procedures and audits. Assist other teams with setting up displays, banners, etc. as needed.  Serve as a first line responder before and after normal business hours (including weekends, late evening and early mornings) for building issues, as directed. This includes climate control, odors, spills, damage, emergencies, and repairs.
  • Perform housekeeping and cleaning activities on building interior and exterior areas along with equipment. Maintain all common areas such as restrooms, locker rooms, and cafeteria. Maintains lighting fixtures and performs basic electrical repairs. Clean rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, parking lots, and other work areas. Will work overtime as needed to accommodate changing production schedules. Performs minor electrical maintenance to include but not be limited to replacement or repair of fixtures, wall switches and outlets, incandescent and fluorescent bulbs and tubes, ballast, sockets, fuses, minor appliances, cords, etc. and using appropriate hand, power and specialty tools.
  • Performs minor plumbing maintenance, replacement or repair of leaks in drains and faucets, unclogging of drains, trenching and laying new lines, perform restroom repairs; sinks, lavatories, etc., replacing drain hoses on washers and similar devices. Performs minor painting, carpentry and masonry work to the interior and exterior areas of the facilities. Reconfigures, installs, positions, and remounts modular offices and space furniture, wall panels, work surfaces, storage bins, lighting, file cabinets. Performs landscaping work including: mowing, trimming, and cleaning litter. Removes snow and addresses subsequent walkway treatments during inclement weather.
  • Performs general building repairs to roofing and drainage, plumbing, leaks, faucets, unclogging of drains, laying new lines, and similar. Performs trash pickup of buildings and grounds. Take initiative to always maintain and improve upon or facilitate overall safety by being proactive as a service provider to the people. Treats team members with dignity and respect and in accordance with the Magna Employee’s Charter and Common Values. 
  • Member of Spill Team, attend annual training. Active participation in MAFACT Teams and activities as required.  Participates in continuous improvement activities, submits Cost saving improvement suggestions, CIP’s. Ensure that company policies and procedures are adhered to including IATF16949, ISO14001 (EMS), and Employee Handbook.  Follows MIOSHA and MPTSH safety regulations and policies, including wearing required P.P.E. (Personal Protective Equipment).  Reports unsafe conditions immediately to Manager/Supervisor/Leader.

Who we are looking for

Your preferred qualifications

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. Five years’ experience in assembly, manufacturing and equipment maintenance preferred. Working knowledge of production parts washer equipment preferred. Working knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and basic electrical. Working knowledge of MIG and arc welding and use of cutting torches preferred. Ability to operate forklift and man lift. Must be able to work at heights up to 40 Feet. Must be able to work various shifts and overtime as required. Must know how to spray paint, roll paint and work with industrial paints as needed. Must be self-motivated, be able to take initiative, and focus on cost effective solutions. Must be able to work with minimum supervision. Demonstrates creativity, initiative, and problem solving skills. Results-oriented team player with high energy level. Own tools needed for performance of maintenance functions. Ability to work with others in a team environment. Ability to work in a fast paced environment. Knowledge of all safety procedures pertaining to job.
  • Must be able to obtain man-lift and hi-lo permit. Must be able to obtain Confined Space certification.  Must possess valid driver’s license.

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

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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