NEW VEHICLE DRIVERS - Various Detroit area locations

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Ensuring vehicles are parked in proper locations
• Driving vehicles to and from specified locations and inspecting cars to detect damage
• Moving vehicles from staging areas to shipping bay location
• Adhering to safety procedures and ensuring yard quality standards are maintained
• Looking for lost units, doing daily clean up, and performing any other duties assigned by lead or manager
• Moving in excess of 40 vehicles per day

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
• High School Diploma or GED
• Valid Driver’s License (at least 8 years)
• Clean Driving Record
• Ability to pass a drug test and background check
• Ability to follow directions, both written and verbal
• Ability to adhere to strict quality standards without variance and
• Ability to interact with others effectively
• Ability to communicate diplomatically
• Ability to work as a team or individually depending on workload
• Good visual ability

This work is primarily conducted outside – You must work and walk in all kinds of weather.

RAIL LOADERS - Various Detroit area locations

We are hiring several full-time Rail Loaders for our multiple locations throughout the Metro Detroit Area. You must have a valid Driver’s License, be ok with working outside 100% of the time and in all weather conditions. This is a very fast paced location running 7 days a week and up to 12 hours a day. You must be physically capable of performing job duties.

These positions train on day shift and then will be put in the open shifts that are needed which can include evenings and nights. You MUST be flexible with all shifts and have availability for weekends. Shifts usually run 8-12 hours.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
This position prepares railcars for loading, drives vehicles onto proper railcars, secures vehicles to railcars according to manufacturer and American Association of Railroad standards, and prepares railcars for transportation.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES & TASKS:
• Drive vehicles onto rail cars
• Secure vehicles on the rail cars using chocks or chains
• Set bridge plates
• Raise and lower decks
• Set buck ramp
• Store chocks or chains
• Inspect vehicles for damage
• Report damage or miss bays to lead, supervisor, or manager
• Train new employees
• Able to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.
• Maintain a positive behavior and conduct in the workplace while acting and communicating with other customers, vendors, co-workers, and management
• Good and regular attendance
• Ability to work in a variety of situation

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES REQUIRED:
• Ability to adhere to strict quality standards without variance
• Ability to read and interpret SDS Manuals
• Have knowledge of hand tools (wrenches, screwdrivers, ratchets, etc.…)

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
• Must be able to read, write and communicate in English
• Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
• Must have and maintain a valid State Driver’s License and a good driving record
• Must have a good sense of balance and have the ability to maintain 3 points of contact
• Ability to drive both automatic and manual transmission vehicles
• Ability to work both indoors and outdoors in various weather conditions
• Must be able to work in tight spaces when loading vehicles
• Must be able to work at heights approximately 15 feet above the ground
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs over your head
• Must be able to push, pull or carry up to 85 lbs
• Ability to stand, walk and work outdoors in various weather conditions

YARD LEAD - Various Detroit area locations

Well-established, high profile Finished Vehicle Logistics Company is seeking Yard Coordinators for various Metro Detroit Area locations.

The working hours for the shift are TBD; Weekend work is mandatory.

JOB DUTIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):
• Supporting plant production
• Building and dispatching loads for transportation carriers
• Creating and filing damage claims
• Vehicle tracking
• Management of production vehicle builds
• Inspection and arrival of inbound vehicles
• Coordinating a staff of 25 employees

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Very fast paced environment

OTHER INFORMATION:
Candidate will also have responsibility for:
• Work Quality Standards
• Loss and Damage Prevention & Claims
• Document Control
• Safety & personnel matters such as Scheduling and Staffing
• The preferred candidate should have 1-3 years of experience in vehicle logistics
• This is not an entry level position – Supervisory experience is required
• Schedule flexibility is required as this is a 7-day a week operation

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN - Auburn Hills, MI

SUMMARY:
The electronics technician conducts, maintains, tests and repairs electrical/electronic, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems and components. The position applies knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and applies skills in restoring equipment to operation. The electronics technician provides skilled mechanical and electrical/electronic support to all areas of manufacturing.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment, including programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies, drives, gauges and test equipment.
• Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical theories and principles, writing specifications, and principles of operation and application of electronic equipment.
• Evaluates electrical systems, products, components, and applications by applying knowledge of electricity and materials.
• Confirms system’s and components’ capabilities by designing testing methods; testing properties.
• Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
• Keeps equipment operational by following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures; requesting repair service.
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
The successful candidate will be experienced with Electronic Systems, Electronics Troubleshooting, Electronic Testing Design, Project Management, Quality Focus, Analyzing Information, Reporting Research Results, Attention to Detail, Emphasizing Excellence, and Innovation.
Previous Experience working with electronics is preferred. A high school diploma is required, while advanced certifications in electronics or a related field is preferred.

MIG WELDER - Harrison Township, MI

We are seeking a highly skilled welder to join our growing organization. In this position, you will work on-site to complete jobs on time and on budget. You will lay out, fit, and fabricate metal components to assemble structural forms using knowledge of welding techniques, metallurgy, and engineering requirements.

WELDER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Use powered saws, hand shears, and/or chipping knife when necessary
• Use portable grinder, hand file, and/or scraper when necessary
• Use precision measuring tools to inspect grooves and angles
• Maintain proper equipment; repair when needed
• Conduct tests to check weld quality, including hydrostatic, x-ray, and dimension tolerance
• Weld parts in flat, vertical, and/or overhead positions
• Interpret drawings and plans; carry out work accordingly
• Produce templates and other work aids

WELDER REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
• High School Diploma.
• Ability to read blueprints.
• One year of welding experience required.
• Ability to do basic math, and a basic understanding of electricity.
• Understanding of metallurgy.
• MIG welders certification through the American Welding Society a plus.
• Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen

PRODUCTION WORKER - Auburn Hills, MI

We are currently seeking a reliable, hard-working production worker for our expanding operation. In this role, you will be a valuable part of our production team, ensuring our production quotas are met in a timely fashion while observing the highest standards of safety and quality. You will need to be reliable and punctual, able to perform physical tasks that are repetitive, and lift up to 50 lbs on a regular basis.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Work on the production line with consistent speed and accuracy
• Ensure that production requirements and standards are met consistently
• Make every effort to increase productivity and efficiency without compromising quality
• Complete packaging tasks such as box assembly, packing, and taping
• Operate machinery correctly and maintain it with care
• Report any machinery issues to management
• Work cooperatively with the production team to meet quotas and goals
• Maintain a clean and safe work area
• Observe all safety guidelines and report safety concerns to management
• Follow all written and verbal instructions
• Demonstrate a positive and professional attitude
• Able to work overtime as needed, including nights and weekends

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
• High school diploma or equivalent required
• 2+ years’ experience working in industrial production is strongly preferred
• Flexible schedule and willingness to work 2nd and 3rd shift preferred
• Must be available for nights and weekends/occasional overtime
• Capable of reading and understanding production documents and safety manuals
• Basic math, reading, and writing skills
• Basic computer skills
• Good communication skills
• Willingness to comply with all safety guidelines at all times
• Physically capable of manual labor that includes lifting, bending, and reaching
• Able to lift 50 lbs on a regular basis
• Able to work 8 hour shifts standing
• Reliable and punctual
• Positive attitude and willingness to work as part of a team

SHIPPING CLERK - Auburn Hills, MI

SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE:
The shipping and receiving clerk position verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment by performing the following duties to quality and productivity standards.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Operates lift trucks or hand trucks to convey, move or hoist materials to proper departments or areas.
• Operates the stretch wrap banders.
• Unpacks, examines and routes incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages. Receives and processes all defective parts returned for replacement or credit.
• Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies.
• Performs all computer functions necessary to track various aspects of goods.
• Supports the shipment of goods produced and the received goods and supplies to be used in or to aid in the production/storage of goods destined for sale to our customer base.
• Responsible for making arrangements for pick up by the carrier specified on the customer’s purchase order, which is conveyed to the shipping clerk by final inspection via the shipping instructions.
• Reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.
• Responsible for keeping an adequate supply of shipping materials on hand at all times.
• Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
• Required to make pick ups and deliveries to our suppliers for parts and raw materials using a company van.

COMPETENCIES:
• Organizational Skills.
• Technical Capacity.
• Initiative.
• Thoroughness.
• Time Management.
• Communication Proficiency

SUPERVISORY POSSIBILITY:
This position has the possibility of supervisory responsibilities.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment can be loud.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing all day. The employee must frequently lift and/or move items over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

TRAVEL:
Travel is primarily local if required during the business day

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
• Minimum of a high school education and one year of factory-related experience in shipping and receiving.
• Any knowledge or education in Logistics preferred
• Ability to read and write English, follow verbal instructions and use simple math.
• A valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
• Licensed forklift truck operator.

MACHINE OPERATOR - Madison Heights, MI

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Perform process monitoring and troubleshooting part inspections and various other functions to insure part conformity and quality.
• Identifies and corrects problems: applies experience and knowledge in making adjustments; documents changes; addresses questionable parts; and monitors and focuses on scrap reduction.
• Ensures product is consistent with product quality and adherence to the Quality System.
• Responsible for performing mold and/or material changes as dictated by the schedule and helping to teach and train material handlers on an ongoing basis.
• Review work orders to insure the correct issuing of raw materials, packaging, inserts, etc.
• Read and follow the daily production schedule and prioritize work for improved efficiency
• Maintain setup sheets and record changes and problems that are encountered.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Education: High School Diploma or G.E.D.; Technical Certification preferred
• Experience: 1 – 3 years of experience with Injection Molding Processes is preferred.
• Knowledge of automation and assembly is a plus
• Knowledge of manufacturing, automation and assembly environments and processes is a plus

NEW VEHICLE DRIVERS (Stick Shift Preferred) - Toledo, OH

Responsible individuals needed to drive new vehicles safely from point A to point B in a designated area.

REQUIREMENTS:
• This position involves climbing in and out of vehicles repeatedly so you must be active and able to bend frequently
• This position takes place 100 % outdoors so you must be able to work in all weather situations
• This position requires weekend work and you must be available to work any day of the week as well as up to 6 days a week possible including 10 hour shifts
• Stick shift drivers are preferred
• You must have clean driving record and be able to pass pre-employment screening including a drug screen
• GED/DIPLOMA is required