Controls Technician Co-op

American Axle & Manufacturing in Southfield, MI

  • Industry: Engineering - Electrical Engineer
  • Type: Full Time
  • $62,250.00 - 115,440.00
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We are AAM. We have the POWER to move the world.

At AAM, we're looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers. Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. Were growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join us!

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Controls Technician Co-op

Job Description Summary

Controls Technician Co-op
We are AAM. We have the POWER to move the world.
At AAM, were looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers. Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. Were growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join Us!
Controls Technician Co-op
The Controls Technician Co-op training program is a 12-month program designed to recruit and develop high-potential controls technicians for critical roles within our manufacturing facilities at AAM. This program begins in June of each year and is made up of 2-3 rotations to give participants well-rounded training to prepare them for success as an Electrical/Controls Technician at one of our manufacturing facilities. During this 12-month co-op position - Controls Technician Co-ops will receive on-the-job training in areas such as:
  • Power circuit design
  • Electrical & Machine Safety Standards
  • Electrical Drawing Development
  • PLC Programming (RSLogix & Others)
  • HMI Design (PanelView & Others)
  • Trouble shooting real-world controls issues
  • Instrumentation and Data Collection
  • Networking with varying Fieldbusses
  • Machine/Database Integration
We are currently in the selection phase for the 2019 2020 year and are looking for outstanding students with the following qualifications:
  • Pursuing Associate or Bachelor degree completed between January & June 2020
  • Degree in the following (or similar):

o Automated Systems Technology
o Mechatronics
o Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Ability to work 25 30 hrs/week
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to relocate after the program
  • Willing to work 2nd or 3rd shift in a manufacturing facility after the program
Possible locations for full-time position at the successful conclusion of this 12 month program:
  • Fraser MI
  • Auburn Hills MI
  • Fort Wayne IN
  • Minerva OH

    Job Description

    Controls Technician Co-op

    We are AAM. We have the POWER to move the world.

    At AAM, were looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers. Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. Were growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join Us!

    Controls Technician Co-op

    The Controls Technician Co-op training program is a 12-month program designed to recruit and develop high-potential controls technicians for critical roles within our manufacturing facilities at AAM. This program begins in June of each year and is made up of 2-3 rotations to give participants well-rounded training to prepare them for success as an Electrical/Controls Technician at one of our manufacturing facilities. During this 12-month co-op position - Controls Technician Co-ops will receive on-the-job training in areas such as:
  • Power circuit design
  • Electrical & Machine Safety Standards
  • Electrical Drawing Development
  • PLC Programming (RSLogix & Others)
  • HMI Design (PanelView & Others)
  • Trouble shooting real-world controls issues
  • Instrumentation and Data Collection
  • Networking with varying Fieldbusses
  • Machine/Database Integration
We are currently in the selection phase for the 2019 2020 year and are looking for outstanding students with the following qualifications:
  • Pursuing Associate or Bachelor degree completed between January & June 2020
  • Degree in the following (or similar):
    • Automated Systems Technology
    • Mechatronics
    • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Ability to work 25 30 hrs/week
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to relocate after the program
  • Willing to work 2nd or 3rd shift in a manufacturing facility after the program
Possible locations for full-time position at the successful conclusion of this 12 month program:
  • Fraser MI
  • Auburn Hills MI
  • Fort Wayne IN
  • Minerva OH
Required Skills and Education

We are currently in the selection phase for the 2019 2020 year and are looking for outstanding students with the following qualifications:
  • Pursuing Associate or Bachelor degree completed between January & June 2020
  • Degree in the following (or similar):
    • Automated Systems Technology
    • Mechatronics
    • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Ability to work 25 30 hrs/week
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to relocate after the program
  • Willing to work 2nd or 3rd shift in a manufacturing facility after the program
Possible locations for full-time position at the successful conclusion of this 12 month program:
  • Fraser MI
  • Auburn Hills MI
  • Fort Wayne IN
  • Minerva OH
About American Axle & Manufacturing

For over 20 years, customers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer, validate and manufacture driveline, metal forming, powertrain, and casting technologies for automotive, commercial and industrial markets. Today, we are a premier global Tier 1 automotive supplier with broad capabilities across multiple product lines to deliver efficient, powerful and innovative solutions for our customers. Weve earned the trust of our suppliers and our customers through our steadfast commitments to quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.

AAM delivers power. We deliver power literally through vehicle components, systems and innovation, but we also deliver power in ways unseen. We power our associates, their families, and the communities in which we operate. Our global team of over 25,000 associates has a clear vision of where AAM is going and how we are going to get there. After all, they are the reason we are a leader in the automotive industry. We are powering the future. We are AAM. Move with us, and join #TeamAAM.

AAM will not discriminate against any Associate or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, gender, religion, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic history or information, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other characteristic protected by law. AAM will take affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and that Associates are treated equally during employment, without regard to their age, race, color, gender, religion, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic history or information, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other characteristic protected by law. For the Disabled Job Seeker: We offer reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled individuals who are applicants for employment. To request assistance or accommodations, please e-mail ...@aam.com . AAM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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