American Axle amp; Manufacturing Metallurgical Lab Technician in Three Rivers, Michigan

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!Metallurgical Lab TechnicianConducts tests on products, components, and work-in-progress.Tests components, products, or systems under development for conformity to specifications and proper functioning.Documents, analyzes, and communicates test results. Retests as appropriate.Installs, maintains, and operates testing software and equipment.Participates in defining criteria for testing.*Prepares basic tests by studying test objectives, standards, methods, conditions and equipment.*Selects and ensures proper calibration of test equipment required for each specific test.*Properly assembles and disassembles components pre- and post-test.*Validates product capability and reliability by conducting performance, environmental and operational tests.*Documents test outcomes by completing test logs.*Collects and documents test data.*Maintains safe test environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.*Maintains test information data base by entering and backing up data.*Keeps test equipment operating by following operating instructions and established procedures; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.*Contributes to engineering and organization success by readily adapting to change; continuously seeking opportunities to improve.*All other duties as assigned.Additional Info:Must be shift flexibleThis position requires weekends and overtimeAssociate Degree requiredAbout American Axle ManufacturingFor 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. For the Disabled Job Seeker: We offer reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled individuals who are applicants for employment. To request assistance or accommodations, please e-mail aamhr@aam.com . AAM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.AAM will not discriminate against any Associate or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, gender, religion, weight, height, marital status, 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, orientation, genetic history or information, gender identity o