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Job Description Summary
Operate stand and swing grinder and other hand tools to remove excess metal from castings.
1.Operate a stand grinder, swing grinder, pedestal grinder, hand-held, air-powered tools and other hand tools to remove fins, parting lines, gate and riser contacts ,and other irregularities from castings.
2.Perform visual inspection for scrap castings.
3.Mark scrap castings and segregate from good castings.
4.Notify supervisor or Quality Department, as appropriate.
5.Check casting dimensions using go/no-go gauges or fixtures.
6.Maintain and report any defective equipment.
7.Change spooler bits and change and dress grinding wheel as necessary.
8.Notify supervisor and maintenance and follow appropriate lock out procedures prior to changing grinding wheels.
9.Perform speed check on stand grinder, pedestal grinder and hand-held, air-powered tools after changing wheel.
10. Complete routing forms, check sheets and other documents as required.
11. Review process sheet prior to grinding and have available at all times.
12. Utilize delay time constructively by doing housekeeping or other area improvement activities.
13. Participate in area continuous improvement efforts including Employee Involvement activities.
14. Personal attendance record should remain in compliance with company guidelines.
15. Must be able to wear required PPE.
16. Able to work overtime as assigned.
Required Skills and Education
Requires ability to read and write, add and subtract, use direct reading and fixed gauges.
Over three months, up to one year.
Some judgment to comply with instructions, follow methods, make minor decisions.
Physical DemandConsiderable physical exertion.
Mental/Visual Demand Concentrated mental and visual attention.
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. We've 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.
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