The AEM Headquarters are located in the Summit Place office building, a former Allis-Chalmers manufacturing plant in suburban Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Our office space is really cool and features floor-to-ceiling windows, large skylights, exposed steel beams and original Cream City brick. Individual offices along with semi-private cubicles define the space.
Onsite building amenities include complimentary parking as well as fee-for-service café, fitness center and salon.
Employees delight in our superior benefit package including single health coverage at $164 per month, single vision at $2.50 per month and free dental insurance. We also offer an employer-paid pension plan, a 401k plan, generous paid time off (18 days first full calendar year), and competitive compensation and bonus program. Our dress code is casual Monday through Friday and we like giving back to the community.
For more information about career opportunities with the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, contact Judy Gaus, Vice President, Human Resources & Administrative Affairs, at (414) 298-4137 or toll free (866) 236-0442.
Content Manager & Newsletter Editor
Writing and editing professional with social media and blogging expertise and the ability to convey clear and concise messaging in a deadline-driven environment needed to join our communications team to develop, research, write and help distribute content to serve internal and external audiences. Through effective and proactive story development, will help raise awareness of the construction and agricultural equipment industry and the services we offer to our member companies. As editor of our member-focused online newsletter, it is critical to have the ability to multi-task and cultivate relationships with information sources inside and outside the organization. Curating online content important to our industry is a top priority for this role. The successful candidate will have 10+ years of experience, a bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, or a related field along with superior writing and editing skills. Experience in the editorial/PR environment and in the construction or agricultural industry highly preferred.
Strategic Communications Specialist
Strategic thinker with hard journalism and social media savviness needed to manage the creation, production and promotion of content for our thought leadership initiatives. In this member-facing position, the desired candidate will maximize content opportunities garnered from various industry events; proactively find stories and their angles; identify sources and conduct thought-provoking interviews; write blog posts and editorial articles; convey messages using a variety of channels such as podcast, simulcast or video; work with director to develop social media strategies; and serve as project manager for various internal industry-related, cross-functional projects. Journalism major preferred or English or communications major with journalism minor along with 7+ years of experience creating content as a former reporter or journalist with good business and industry acumen. Requires professional presence and leadership ability to represent the AEM brand effectively. Experience in the construction or agricultural industry highly preferred. Send resume and two writing samples to email@example.com.
We expanded our internship program beginning in 2013, enabling us to utilize additional talent to complete projects that would not otherwise be accomplished.
Our interns assist with real world, meaningful, project-based work with defined objectives. A goal of the program is to create a pool of developed candidates for consideration upon graduation, and several former interns have been hired as regular employees.
Internships are paid positions and students work an average of 15-20 hours per week. Hours are daytime, between 7am and 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. Internships vary in length with most of our students working during the school year as well as in summer. Supervisors, together with interns, establish schedules that mesh with classes and exams.
We have adopted a modified business casual dress code where jeans are acceptable attire. Our office space is really cool and features floor-to-ceiling windows, large skylights, exposed steel beams and original Cream City brick. Click here to see all the great things former interns have to say about us.
In addition to any current opportunities that may be listed below, we accept applications year round. We look for college students or recent grads who possess excellent customer service and communication skills, an attention to detail and strong organizational ability, along with the capability to work diligently, manage multiple projects effectively and build relationships both internally and externally.
To be considered for our program, email your resume and cover letter to Wanda Sova, Executive Assistant, firstname.lastname@example.org.