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 $176 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.

To apply please send your resume and cover letter to jgaus@aem.org.

Customer Engagement Assistant

Bi-lingual customer service professional needed to provide best-in-class service to internal and external customers and assist in implementing ROI objectives for our tradeshows.  Specifically, will answer the 800# customer service line and customer service email; collaborate with staff and external partners to obtain information and ensure accuracy of information provided to exhibitors; support outreach initiatives to exhibitors on behalf of AEM tradeshows; and support data collection and entry.  A two-year associate’s degree would provide a good foundation for the skills and knowledge needed in this position in addition to relevant office experience and experience working in a customer centric environment.  Requires the ability to effectively manage multiple priorities with excellent problem solving skills; a passion for delivering a best-in-class customer experience along with a genuine desire to help meet the needs of others; a self-starter with ability to succeed while working autonomously and as part of a team; and the desire to work in a fast-paced environment.   Strong communication and exceptional relationship-building skills necessary.  Must have proficiency in speaking, reading and writing Spanish.

Director, Product Management – Construction

The Product Manager is responsible for understanding market issues and trends in the construction equipment and services sector and determining how to drive value to our membership. The position is viewed as a subject matter expert and the incumbent is a forward and strategic thinker.  Will actively engage with members and industry groups and lead an internal cross-functional team comprised primarily of program or service managers and department heads to strategize and execute member services, programs and content to continuously position AEM as the go-to resource for timely and relevant industry information. Will also focus on increasing engagement of current member companies as well as recruiting non-members to the organization. This position has overarching support for products related to the sector or industry as a whole while also maintaining member committees that focus on specific products or market issues. Will continually monitor changes in the construction industry and recommend areas for strategic growth and involvement.  Bachelor’s degree highly preferred along with related experience, ideally as a product or engineering manager. Requires significant knowledge of the industry and a strong operational understanding of manufacturing, contractors, and construction products.  Must be an effective leader, business-minded, and a strategic thinker and possess strong analytical and project management skills. Additionally requires highly-effective written, verbal, and presentation skills along with the ability to communicate and work with senior executives. Strong organizational, time management, and computer skills also required. International experience is preferred. Involves up to 25% travel, including some international.

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 coordinate 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.

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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, wsova@aem.org.

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