American Axle & Manufacturing has an opening for an Engineer at its facility in Subiaco, AR.
The specialty area will be a focus on the powdered metal side of the operation.
The Engineer is responsible for providing technical expertise in the design and manufacture of Powdered Metal components and technologies. On the job training is provided in becoming familiar/fluent with this side of the business. Apply and join our team today!
Provide preliminary design input/assess feasibility of part candidates for the PM process.
Work with the customer’s engineering personnel to develop design detail for efficient PM part production.
Have a detailed understanding of materials available, specific processing vital and performance limitations to recommend appropriate materials/process.
Stay informed of technical developments in the industry, determine how they could affect/or be applied to our business segment.
Tool design from concept to production.
Integrity of PM tool drawing files.
Work with manufacturing to convey concept/plans/concerns with tool design/part design/setup during developmental period preceding PPAP.
Provide technical mentorship/troubleshooting pertaining to machine setups/manufacturing processing in the PM Plant, subcontracted as well as limited support in the machining plant.
Continuous improvement of existing tooling.
Provide revisions to press tooling assembly drawings.
Write and maintain P.M. raw material internal specifications.
Project management responsibilities as assigned.
Identification of problems, development or a relationship with customers, record ideas and submit suggestions for continuous improvement to upper management.
Must possess good analytical, effective planning and problem-solving skills and statistical ability.
Office, manufacturing plant/machine shop environment with occasional out-of-town travel required.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
General written and oral communication skills.
Basic digital literacy required to use word processors, spreadsheets, and CAD software.
Project management skills with the ability to connect with all levels of internal and external customers.
As a leading global Tier 1 Automotive and Mobility Supplier, AAM (NYSE: AXL) designs, engineers and manufactures Driveline and Metal Forming technologies to support electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles. Headquartered in Detroit with nearly 80 facilities in 17 countries, AAM is bringing the future faster for a safer and more sustainable future. Learn more about our business units below.