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3.8
Average Rating
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Company Culture
3.5
Growth Opportunities
3.5
People You Work With
4.4
Person You Work For
3.9
Rewards You Receive
3.9
Support You Get
3.7
Way You Work
4.0
Work Setting
3.7
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Machine Operator
in Buffalo, NY

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Fast paced, quality conscious."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Only apply if you're willing to move to Detroit, because the local plants closed."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Layoffs."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Keep the jobs in America."

Quality Operator
in Buffalo, NY

"Was good when it lasted."

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Great benefits and pay. It was also a challenge to try and improve daily activities."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Dirty, and it didn't last."

Quality Operator
in Detroit, MI

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"I liked the flexibility in work hours and the pay."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"The lack of job security."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Treat employees with more respect."

Electrician
in Detroit, MI

"We will make it."

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"A challenge that I enjoyed."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"No, I would like to work there again."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"It was a fair place to work. I would have stayed until I could no longer have worked."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Open the plants back up. Find something to make and open the plants. There are more to make than cars. Joy Manufacturing needs long wall axles, about around 2000.00 dollars for one. Rolling mine runners to use underground 80,000 ea, let's make something. This was one of the best, we just don't lay down and die. We find something to make."

CNC Group Facilitator
in Detroit, MI

"Adequate place to work but definitely not a place to establish a long term career."

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"The wages."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Start looking elsewhere."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Management."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Go to school and get some education and learn how to be competent managers."

Assistant Buyer

"Good place to work if you are into the automotive industry and like a challenge."

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"I enjoy the challenge I was given every day. The people were a joy to work with and willing to teach to be sure you knew what you were doing or if you wanted to learn something else for advancement purposes."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be sure to understand exactly what you will be doing and make sure that you will get recognition when deserved."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"The only thing I didn't like about the company was it is such a huge company that there wasn't the closeness with co-workers as I have had at other companies."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management needs to give employees credit with credit is due. They didn't have a tendency to do this and it can become very frustrating at time especially when the work has brought something to the company whether it is a possible cost savings or more business."

Industrial Engineer

"AAM - a great place to work."

Production Lead
in Buffalo, NY

"Unfortunately they closed."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"They relocated out of the country."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Re-open Buffalo facilities."

Senior Electronics Engineering Technician
in Rochester Hills, MI

"The review is good, the company really is bad."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Go somewhere else."

Production Supervisor
in Lancaster, PA

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Outstanding."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Nothing."

Strategic Commodity Planner
in Detroit, MI

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"I like the people that I work with."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be sure to ask very detailed questions about what job you are actually applying for. I have heard from several new associates that they thought they were interviewing for a position within their experience, and once hired, it was a different position entirely."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"I don't like how the economy has greatly affected choices at my employer. Bonuses, in the millions, that were given in previous years, are now causing a great financial strain in our company."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get some perspective. We can't have a company with all managers and directors. There is currently a 2:1 ratio of managers to associates."

Machine Millwright
in Detroit, MI

"Good place to work but not no more."

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"It was a place to retire from until corporate America got greedy and wanted to take everything away from the working people. It was a good place to work and had a lot of good people to work with and I will miss the people."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"The company never diversified their work to include anything but truck axles and that is what killed all of our jobs, but the company blamed it on the UAW and the workers. We took our cut after the 4 month strike and now everyone is out of a job and he lied to all of us."

Electrical Leader
in Detroit, MI

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Daily challenges."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Look somewhere else if you can."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Micro management, doing anything to say they are doing something, even if it is wrong or not related to the problem."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get out of the way, 10 salaried people watching 2 tradesmen work and getting in the way."

Materials Science Engineer
in Detroit, MI

"Good place to work."

Machine Repairer
in Town of Tonawanda, NY

What do you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Working a lot of overtime, team work, a lot of safety skills."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be honest, you work very safe, team player."

What don't you like about working at American Axle & Manufacturing?

"Poor management at the end of AAM last years in business."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Company greed gets you nowhere fast."

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