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Build Technician - Contract

Job Number:  5121
Group:  Magna Steyr
Division:  Magna Steyr of America Inc.
Job Type:  Contractor/Temporary Worker

Troy, MI, US, 48098-2863

Position Overview

*****THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN DETROIT, MICHIGAN***** Designs, develops and improves new or existing product and assist in the building and testing of prototype vehicles.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists the engineering department with regard to product redesign to resolve product difficulties.
  • Maintains material stock and inventories and advises material requisitions. Inspect, diagnose repair and/or replace vehicle operating system (air conditioning, powertrain, suspension, brakes etc.)
  • Operate a vehicle lift
  • Experience installation wiring harnesses and thermal hose systems
  • Experience performing, and the use of power tools required, to modify sheet metal and plastic components; this includes A-surface components
  • Ability to view and interpret CAD images
  • General knowing of interior and exterior vehicle assembly, service, and aftermarket modifications.




  • 2 years’ experience in an automotive environment, preferred.
  • Experience working in a team environment is highly desired.
  • Excellent oral and written skills.


Education / Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Associates Degree preferred

Special Knowledge / Skills:


  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Hi-lo license, crane operator license.
  • Welding certification required.
  • Journeyman or Apprenticeship preferred

Physical Demands / Work Environment:                                

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Normal amount of sitting or standing, average mobility to move around an office environment, able to conduct normal amount of work at a computer, requires local travel to Customer Facility as required, must be able to squat and lift up to fifty pounds.

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