Position 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!
Primary responsibilities of the tool coordinator are related to manage the general system of cutting tools and the material resources of the area in order to maintain the operation of the lines in charge in our gear plant, in our Manufacturing Complex in Silao, Guanajuato, México.
Your main accountabilities will be to :
Implement the most appropriate method and control to improve the performance and quality of the tooling (Arbor, Set-Up Gage, Pin Plate, contact parts), taking into account operator safety.
Develop and document the Operating Instructions and Visual Aids as a tool to easily consult the production area.
Elaborate programs of Preventive maintenance to the Toolings, always looking for the quality of the Toolings
Elaborate program of Calibration to the machines, always seeking to comply with the specifications established by engineering-quality
Implement improvements and / or changes to existing processes in order to meet production schedules in quality, time, volume and mix, and seek a direct cost benefit.
Ensure the supply of preset tools for machining lines in charge
Attend the problems of the lines in charge.
Ensure the availability of tools for all machines, tools preset.
Ensure the cost per piece according to budget, savings projects.
Solving tool problems (faults with poor finishing, tooling life).
Ensure optimal use of tools
Ensure the best process cost
Application of best technologies
Avoid at all costs productions stop due to lack or problems of tools
Monitor the expense of tools of each line of machining.
Check and analyze the damages of tools of the lines in charge.
Check the inventories and circulating re-tool of the lines.
Comply with the tool development program.
Participate in Work Shops line integrations and / or modifications.
Analyze the inventory and perform the coding of new line tools
Position Requirements :
We are looking for :
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical or mechatronics, similiar degree, preferred)
2 years as engineering, tooling or processes coordinator with machining processes experience.
Knowledge in machining processes; and advance level of CNC machines.
Knowledge in cutting tools.
English advanced level
Leadership, Decision Making, Teamwork, Proactive, Supplier contact, Problem solving, Sense of urgency, Responsible.
Compensation & Benefits
We rewards inspiration and motivation, the benefits of working for AAM include but are not limited to :
Competitive base salary
Medical and dental insurance
Tuition assistance program
Saving Plan and company match
Retirement contribution plan
Opportunities for growth within the organization
About American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM)
For over 20 years, vehicle manufacturers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer and manufacture the backbones of their vehicles.
Over that time, we’ve made drivelines smarter, smaller, electric, more powerful and more efficient. We’ve earned the trust of our suppliers and our customers through our steadfast commitments to quality, technology leadership and operational excellence.
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 13,000 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.