ZF Automotive Mechanic in Livonia, Michigan

Automotive Mechanic

Division A - Engineering - Braking


Job Description

Within the Product Engineering Braking Business Unit, Customer Application & System Engineering Department, Central Lab Group, responsibilities for the temporary position of Automotive Mechanic include performing brake component installation and repair on various prototype vehicles at the company’s test track in northern Michigan. Assist engineers during installation and transfer of test measurement equipment. Support customer vehicle demonstrations as required. Assist with delivery or procurement of winter test supplies on a limited basis. Interface and communicate with both internal and external customers on technical matters. Maintain appropriate engineering procedures throughout the product development process to achieve engineering deliverables which include cost, reliability and manufacturing objectives. Provide assistance with facility maintenance on a limited basis.

Travel to the company’s Technical Center located in northern Michigan.


Required Education and Experience

Minimum of High School Diploma or equilivant. Associate Degree in Automotive Technology or Automotive Certifications preferred

Experience and Skill Requirements

Valid driver license required with CDL preferred. Solid knowledge and understand of vehicle brake systems required. Prototype component installation instructions will be provided during orientation as well as “on the job” training including health & safety procedures.

Position Status


Functional Area







United States

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran