Major supplier in the United States and Canadian markets across virtually all of its product lines, ZF operates 42 facilities and 10 Research and Development sites across the region. The United States is home to two of ZF’s divisional headquarters including the Active Safety Division in Livonia, Michigan (also the site of the North American headquarters) and the Electronics and Advanced Driver Assist Systems Division in Farmington Hills, Michigan – one of the key enablers for the development of advanced safety and automated vehicle systems. When combined with Mexico, the region accounts for 27 percent of ZF’s global sales.
The Electronics and Advanced Driver Assist Systems is a highly innovative team that leverages the talent of its diverse workforce. The team works collaboratively to develop innovative and creative solutions and thinks like entrepreneurs, which means we take risks where appropriate and learn from both successes and failures. We are a leading supplier of advanced electronics technology including camera, lidar, radar technology that enables adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, automatic emergency braking, emergency steering assist and crash-avoidance systems among others.
Our location has over 500 employees and currently has several interesting vacancies that include a variety of engineering, finance and technical positions, in addition to machine operators, maintenance electricians and supervisors.At ZF Lafayette, our employees produce Steering System components for class 5-8 commercial vehicles (including bus and off-highway) ranging from steering columns, power steering pumps, steering gear pitman arms, steering assist cylinders to remanufacturing of steering gears.