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Setup & Operate Trainee 

20.00 - 21.00 per hour

Kalamazoo, MI

A local manufacturing company in Kalamazoo, MI is looking for a Setup and Operate Trainee. If you have experience with changing brakes, rotors and calipers on vehicles, this would be the right fit for you!

Compensation: 20.00 per hour

Training will be on 1st shift only until you are fully trained (approximately 6 months - 1 year) then you move to your choice of 2nd or 3rd shift

This Program Will Train You To:

  • Make press adjustments during a run to comply with print and customer requirements
  • Setup and run furnaces
  • Pull and prepare tools for die setters
  • Operate an engine lathe and surface grinder for simple machining operations
  • Perform quality checks and read engineering drawings 
  • Use hand and pneumatic tools
  • Trouble shoot machines and perform preventative maintenance


A Mechanic Background Is Preferred But Not Required

Job Requirements

  • Basic knowledge of changing brakes, rotors, calipers required
  • Manufacturing work history preferred
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