Career Opportunities Since 1987, Thai Summit Group has built a strong stamping and assembly operation in the United States. Our success is attributable to our talented Associates who are committed to a tradition of excellence and craftsmanship. The mission of the Human Resources Department is to provide Associate services and programs aimed at attracting and retaining satisfied, quality Associates to continuously improve Thai Summit America Corporation’s competitive edge. These efforts are guided by equity and fairness for the benefit of all Associates and the company. We value diversity. Our workforce is comprised of many cultures, lifestyles, backgrounds and abilities. Thai Summit America Corporation’s careers include Sales, Administration, Engineering, Production, Skilled Trades, Finance, Quality Assurance, Purchasing, Information Technology and Human Resources. Associate development and career ambitions are important to Thai Summit Group, and developing employees in the context of changing business needs will help us stay competitive into the future.

Thai Summit America Corporation Human Resources
1480 West McPherson Park Dr. Howell, MI 48843
Phone: (517) 548-4900 Fax: (517) 545-3806
E-Mail: Iwantajob@thaisummit.us
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits Our most valuable resource is our Associates. At Thai Summit America Corporation, our goal is to attract the best people, and keep them, with a very competitive total compensation package that includes industry-leading benefits. Thai Summit America Corporation’s benefits include:

  • Competitive Compensation Plan and Defined Career Paths
  • 401(k) Plan
    • Company Discretionary Contribution
    • Company Matching Contribution
  • Insurance Benefits
    • Medical, Dental, Prescription, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Accidental Death Insurance
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Vacation
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Supplier Discounts

 


Job Listing

Job Opening: Manufacturing Operations Admin

Number of Positions: 1

Shifts:  1st 

Posted:09/09/2014

Job Description:

  • Provide Internal/External Customer Satisfaction
  • Operations Project implementation
  • Assist in developing projects and processes that support Mfg. effectiveness (i.e. TPM)
  • Track, and report-out KPI measures for the Manufacturing Departments
  • Maintain Fleet Cars, Policy & Procedures, Schedules, Maintenance, and Service to users
  • Participate in Internal Audits and activities for Safety, 5S, Environmental, and TPM
  • Training Objectives; Track and report-out training activities for all Mfg. Departments
  • Supplier and In-house coordination of activities and follow-up.

Qualifications:

Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office software.  Must have experience in creating charts and graphs in Excel. Ability to interpret and act on information leading to beneficial outcomes of Operations projects

To apply: email resume to Iwantajob@thaisummit.us, fax to 517-545-3806 or mail to 1480 West McPherson Park Drive, Howell, MI 48843 (Attn: HR).  No agencies please.


 

Job Opening: Tool & Die Specialist 

Number of Positions: TBD

Shifts:  1st, 2nd and 3rd 

Posted: 9/9/2014

Job Description:

  • Coordinate with Dept. Management Staff status/activities associated with ECN’s, Project Launches, and assigned die repair/modification.
  • Instill good communications between shifts during meetings and line up activities.
  • Help with training of Die Finisher personnel.

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to Weld (Tig,Arc,Mig)
  • Spotting and Tryout skills
  • Must have 2 years of Tool & Die experience.
  • Ability to work flexible hours and overtime as needed.
  • Must have completed the required preliminary classes or have significant work experience that would take the place of the required classes.

To apply: email resume to Iwantajob@thaisummit.us, fax to 517-545-3806 or mail to 1480 West McPherson Park Drive, Howell, MI 48843 (Attn: HR).  No agencies please.


 

Job Opening: Production Associate

Number of Positions: TBD

Shifts: 2nd and 3rd

Posted: 9/9/2014

Job Description:

  • Perform line start up.
  • Load / Assemble / Weld parts.
  • Correct machine problems.
  • Inspect parts for defects.
  • Maintain equipment using the TPM process.
  • Know and adhere to safety procedures.
  • Follow process procedures for Assembly.
  • Maintain housekeeping requirements.
  • Initiate quality improvements and assist in concern resolution.
  • Maintain production efficiencies.
  • Participate in improvement activities using 5-S / TPM processes.

Qualifications:

  • Previous manufacturing experience – load, assemble, weld and inspect parts

To apply: email resume to Iwantajob@thaisummit.us, fax to 517-545-3806 or mail to 1480 West McPherson Park Drive, Howell, MI 48843 (Attn: HR).  No agencies please.

 


Job Opening: Machine Maintenance

Number of Positions: TBD

Shifts: 2nd and 3rd

Posted: 9/9/2014

Job Description:

  • Performing emergency repairs of machine and equipment during production.
  • Performing PM’s on machine/equipment.
  • Perform work on new machine/equipment.
  • Provide support in supplying quality parts for customers.
  • Working on problem solving teams.
  • Working with Production Engineering.
  • Working with Quality Assurance
  • Working with Production.
  • Required electronic tracking matrix /work logs to be completed daily or as required by department needs.
  • Training : For new type of equipment used for production and maintaining equipment. Training of production, maintenance and engineering associates on equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Must have at least two years of experience in machine maintenance, and or, two year degree in electronics, machine maintenance with electrical and PLC classes or machine maintenance field. Enrolled in or completed the classes required for the skilled trades trainee program. Other requirement any equivalent combination of education and experience in machine/equipment maintenance. Knowledge skills and abilities electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical principle, systems, troubleshooting and repair: robotics and computer controlled and assisted automation and mechanical handling systems.
To apply: email resume to Iwantajob@thaisummit.us, fax to 517-545-3806 or mail to 1480 West McPherson Park Drive, Howell, MI 48843 (Attn: HR).  No agencies please.

Job Opening: Machine Maintenance Facilitator

Number of Positions: 1

Shifts: 3rd

Posted: 9/9/2014

Primary Job Function:

Supervise, instruct and motivate the Team to meet or exceed departmental goals and objectives. Control Material and Labor cost and expense budget. Accomplish any and all work assignments as directed by Manager.

Job Description:

  • Administer company policies, procedures, and practices in a consistent manner.
  • Using core values, the Facilitator should initiate coaching and problem solving activities that will maintain a productive relationship with Associates.
  • Remain accessible to Associates the majority of the time and respond to Associates concerns, complaints, problems, suggestions, etc. and provide information, answers, and assistance in a reasonable time period.
  • Using leadership and motivational techniques, maintain a productive and satisfied department work group.
  • Selection, training and development of Associates/team through the use of Skill Assessment and coordination of training resources.
  • Plan and execute daily activities according to departmental production requirements.
  • Plan short term activities to meet departmental goals and objectives.
  • Manage efficient utilization of manpower, equipment and materials to promote/improve safety, housekeeping, quality and reduce scrap.
  • Maintain/improve customer service through use/participation of Concern/Resolution Request Form (CRRF), 8-D’s, concern summary resolution teams and ensuring correct implementation of ECN’s and ISO processes.
  •  Develop/initiate timely, accurate, cost effective improvement plans utilizing Associate resources.
  • Plan and execute company initiatives (TPM, suggestion program, etc.).
  • Performing emergency repairs of machine and equipment during production.
  • Performing PM’s on machine/equipment.
  • Perform work on new machine/equipment.
  • Provide support in supplying quality parts for customers.
  • Working on problem solving teams.
  • Working with Production Engineering.
  • Working with Quality Assurance.
  • Working with Production.
  • Required electronic tracking matrix /work logs to be completed daily or as required by department needs.
  • Training : For new type of equipment used for production and maintaining equipment. Training of production, maintenance and engineering associates on equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Must have 5 years manufacturing production experience.  Demonstrated leadership, interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills required.  Must have at least two years of experience in machine maintenance, and or, two year degree in electronics, machine maintenance with electrical and PLC classes or machine maintenance field. Enrolled in or completed the classes required for the skilled trades trainee program. Other requirement any equivalent combination of education and experience in machine/equipment maintenance. Knowledge skills and abilities electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical principle, systems, troubleshooting and repair: robotics and computer controlled and assisted automation and mechanical handling systems.

To apply: email resume to Iwantajob@thaisummit.us, fax to 517-545-3806 or mail to 1480 West McPherson Park Drive, Howell, MI 48843 (Attn: HR).  No agencies please.

 


 

Job Opening: Stamping Engineer

Number of Positions: 2

Shifts: 1st 

Posted: 9/9/2014

Primary Job Function:

Support the new vehicle development of TSAC programs by exchanging senior level technical Engineering information from the customers.  Support material, equipment, and product specifications and process requirements. Provide the customer with design alternatives that facilitate manufacturing feasibility.  Ability to handle large programs, multiple projects, or projects/programs deemed significant to TSAC requiring the skills of only an experienced Engineer. Lead Engineers in research and development activities.  Accomplish any and all work assignments as directed by Management.

Job Description:

 

  1. Customer Satisfaction

 

- Cost, Quality, Delivery, Concerns/Conflicts

 

  1. New Business Inquiries

 

-  Quotes, Develop Process, Timing, Quality, Capacity

 

  1. Feasibility
  2. Process & Design
  3. Launch Projects

 

-  APQP, PPAP

 

  1. Establish and Maintain project open concerns matrix.
  2. Supplier and In-house Coordination and Follow-up.
  3. Research and Development/New Technology
  4. Develop and maintain Engineering Specifications
  5. Manufacturing Engineering VA/VE
  6. Quality Concern Training/Guidance Involvement

Qualifications:

At least 4 years engineering experience with a broad knowledge of the functional areas in automotive Stamping Engineering dealing with Class A and structural components comprised of various steels or aluminum.  The Stamping Engineer should understand customer engineering requirements, costs-assembly, timing and quality.

 

 

 

THAI SUMMIT AMERICA IS AN AT WILL EMPLOYER

Resumes for future opportunities can be submitted to IwantAjob@thaisummit.us