- Apprenticeship is a training program in the skilled trade which combines supervised on-the-job training and experience with technical classroom instruction in subjects related to the trade. Training is governed by written agreement and is in accordance with the Company's standards which are registered with the U.S. Department of Labor. On-the-job training is under the control of the department supervisor and carried out by qualified shop instructors. Related classroom instruction is provided through an institution approved by the Apprenticeship Advisory Committee.
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Responsible for learning the use, care and effective handling of all tools and equipment commonly used in the Toolmaker/Machine Builder trade.
Exercise responsibility and diligence in their shop and classroom assignments.
Perform any and all work regularly performed by a skilled employee in the Toolmaker/Machine Builder trade as well as any other work that will add to their effectiveness.
Attend classes in subjects related to the trade either during or outside of regular working hours.
Obtain all tools necessary for their work in the shop.
Perform related duties as required.
Adheres to quality, customs, foreign trade zone and environmental processes and procedures.
Shares ideas for process improvements and other cost saving measures to management.
- To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- High school diploma or general education degree (GED); plus four semesters of shop courses or related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum grade point average for high school and/or secondary education is a 'C' average or 2.0 out of a possible 4.0.
- LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Must have successfully completed a minimum of four semesters of high school or college level math.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Must have mechanical aptitude, be willing to take trade related classes at MCC, work flexible hours, work various shifts as required, work at other MAG or customer facilities, take the apprenticeship test battery as administered by MCC, have completed at least 4 semesters of 'shop' training with a 2.0 (C) or better in each course.
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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to walk, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision to read blue prints and measuring equipment, distance vision, color vision to identify color coded details and/or warning signs, peripheral vision, and depth perception to observe and gage the moving parts on the machine.
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.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can become very loud.
MAG cherishes its workforce. 30% of our team has been with us for 25+ years. MAG values its team and sets itself apart by offering:
Opportunities for growth, development and promotion
Company paid certifications, licenses and training
Competitive health, dental, vision and life insurance
401k, tuition reimbursement, generous paid time off
Occasional travel is common in this position if desired.
If you meet the above requirements and would like to learn more, we invite you to please apply.
Please attach your High School or college transcripts or they can be mailed to MAG Automotive, LLC 6015 Center Drive Sterling Heights, MI 48312 MAG Automotive is a Military & Veteran friendly company. We are an Equal Opportunity Employ.