Automation Technician - 2nd Shift - Mason MI



Date:  Nov 7, 2023

Long Description

Role Summary


The Maintenance Technician position is responsible for performing basic maintenance duties related to the install, troubleshooting, repairs and to maintain production and the facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems.


Key Responsibilities

· Install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.

· Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment.

· Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulics, welding, and troubleshooting the repairs of production machines.

· Diagnose, troubleshoot problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.

· Ability to diagnose robotics systems with emphasis on electrical and programming.

· Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.

· Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.

· Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.

· Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.


Key Qualifications/Requirements

· Ability to read and interpret equipment electrical and hydraulic schematics, manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.

· knowledgeable on the use of voltage meters, reading electrical schematics and measuring tools.

· Computer proficiency – email, Word, Excel required, SAP a plus.

· Strong communication skills including written, verbal and listening.


Education & Experience

· High School Diploma or equivalent.

· At least 3 years’ experience in some form of maintenance of production machinery required.

· Manufacturing experience in automotive industry preferred.


Additional Information

· Frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle, manipulate, or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, talk and hear

· Employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and seek to hire the best candidate regardless of age, beliefs, disability, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation.

About us

We are a multi-technology company present in over 20 countries and our team of over 40,000 is made up of 90 different nationalities. They are the driving force of our company, which designs, develops and produces parts for over 900 models of the leading vehicle manufacturers, and enable us to be one of the top suppliers worldwide.

Do you have what it takes to build the future of mobility with us?

- You will be joining a leading international group in the automotive sector with a clear commitment to innovation, a trail-blazer in Industry 4.0 and engaged with ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria.

- This is an opening to build a career in a global environment with many opportunities to grow both professionally and personally by participating and leading innovative and international projects.

- You will find a supportive and friendly environment where the emphasis is on team work, continuous improvement, trust, a dynamic spirit and thinking outside the box, and a passion for a job well done.

- You will be working with highly qualified professionals as Gestamp is committed to the ongoing training of our teams.

Join the Gestamp team!