Manufacturing / Operations Manager

American Axle & Manufacturing   •  

Fort Wayne, IN

Industry: Automotive.


Less than 5 years

Posted 259 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

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. We’re growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join us!

Manufacturing / Operations Manager


  • Trains, develops and evaluates subordinates.
  • Provides guidance, analyze and solving complex manufacturing problems.
  • Assists in obtaining resources to effectively perform operations.
  • Nearly constant contact with others outside the work group.
  • Administers plant and Corporate policies.
  • Meets cost, schedule and quality requirements.
  • Maintains Corporate and unit management control systems, budget and other information necessary to monitor performance.
  • Maintains safety and good housekeeping standards.
  • Complies with the terms of local and national labor agreements.
  • Assists in forward planning of areas of responsibility.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

  • BS degree in engineering or related technical field or equivalent training.
  • Three to five years’ work experience in high volume machining/assembly environment with supervision leadership.
  • Understanding of basic mechanical concepts.
  • Working knowledge of quality control procedures, manufacturing processes and management systems as they relate to production operations.
  • High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • High level of planning and organizational abilities.
  • High level of analytical ability where problems are complex.

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.