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Production Operator - OFF SHIFT

Job Number:  57410
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Magna Electric Vehicle Structures
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

St. Clair, MICHIGAN, US, 48079

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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

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


What MEVS Offers

At Magna Electric Vehicle Structures - Michigan, company culture is central to the work experience. Employees at MEVS enjoy many different company benefits including:

  • New clean facility
  • Opportunities due to growth
  • Continuous Improvement and Development Culture
  • A great work experience with a diverse and dedicated workforce
  • A strong focus on safety and health and wellness 
  • Three (3) levels of low costing PPO medical, dental and vision insurance (eligible after 30 days) 
  • 401(k) Plan with employer match (Immediate 100% Vested)
  • Education Reimbursement Program 
  • Company Paid Life Insurance/Accidental Death and Dependent (Spouse & Child) Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability
  • Company Paid Vacation
  • And More…

Your New Role

Under the direction of the operations manager, the operator responsible to run all equipment in a manufacturing cell. The operator must follow all safety practices, quality procedures and maintain productivity of the manufacturing cell to support customer demands.

As a Production Operator you will

  • Follow AITF 16949 practices and all safety standards; PPE
  • Supports efforts to achieve department and plant goals on Employee Opinion Survey
  • Practice world class safety practices, every day
  • Participate in quality stand down meetings as quality issues warrant
  • Operate machines on a daily basis such as: milling machines, grinders, spline rollers and turning machines with CNC controls. Assignment may vary daily, based on manpower needs and production volumes
  • Assist supervisor with manpower moves to support machine downtime or material shortages
  • Perform low levels of maintenance
  • Must be able to work unsupervised.
  • Support continuous improvement and lean manufacturing processes.
  • Monitor and maintain good housekeeping (maximize downtime opportunities).  
  • Must be a team player willing to work on any job or area in which you are trained or being trained.
  • Perform quality checks as required using QID, QIF, FO/LO Process, and Quality alerts as your guide.
  • Perform the required tasks at the current cycle time on each workstation to help ensure assembly meets our customer demands.

What you will need to succeed in this role

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Must have basic math skills
  • Experience in an automotive manufacturing facility preferred
  • Experience in safety, quality and housekeeping on the plant floor preferred
  • General knowledge of mechanical operations
  • Basic understanding of weld terminology 
  • Basic mechanical aptitude
  • Safe work practices 
  • Ability to work in a team environment or independently to perform duties with little supervision.
  • Ability to communicate with team members on all shifts and possess good mathematical and organizational skills.
  • Ability to read and follow work instructions and safety requirements.
  • Good communication skills.

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: Port Huron
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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