Machine Technician Trainee

  • AJM Packaging
  • Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304, USA
  • Jul 30, 2020
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair

Job Description


AJM Packaging Corporation is a leading manufacturer of branded and private label paper products including plates, bowls, cups, and bags. As we continue to grow and expand our operations, we are looking for candidates to add to our Machine Technician Trainee program in Southgate, Detroit and Taylor, MI!

We seek individuals with a minimum of TWO YEARS EXPERIENCE in a production environment with direct or supporting experience in setting up, adjusting, troubleshooting and/or maintaining high speed production equipment. A commitment to quality, safety and productivity is essential, and we welcome candidates who want to grow their careers to higher levels of responsibility and/or leadership positions. Pay rates start at $16/ hour, and offer excellent growth potential!

Position Requirements Include:

  • Troubleshoot industrial production machinery
  • Access machines in order to determine source of trouble
  • As required, make mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and/or electronic adjusts to machine components and control instruments
  • Set-up, threading and start-up of production machine after any interruption
  • Check the quality of the finished product on a regular basis

Education and Experience:

  • Two or more years’ experience setting up, adjusting, troubleshooting and/or maintaining high speed production equipment
  • Able to use hand tools
  • Be mechanically inclined
  • Be able to perform all the physical components of the position, with reasonable accommodation if required


As an AJM employee, you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package including company paid medical insurance, short-term disability, a 401(k) plan, and paid vacation days. For more information about the benefits package for this position, please speak to a Human Resources representative during the application process.

What’s Next:

Recognizing that the skills and passion of our employees drive our continued success, we strive to hire top talent who share our vision and values. If you are interested in joining our team and finding your place at our growing company, apply today.