IGNITE YOUR CAREER AT SHAPE
We want new associates to look at a position at Shape as not just a job, but a career. From internal employee development, to the evolution of new global positions, everyone can grow their career at Shape.
AT ANY TIME AND ANY POINT
From concept to delivery, Shape has the resources in place to engineer and manufacture a single component or a complex system-based solution. Along the way we strike the right balance of assets to deliver products that reduce mass, increase performance and outperform the competition.
Innovation isn’t just a term we use at Shape; it’s our way of working. Shape’s advanced product development engineers are focused on creating solutions that support tomorrow’s demands, before our customers ask for it.
Shape looks to the core of your problem and develops along the optimum path, regardless of material. From steel roll forming, to aluminum, through injection molded plastics, composites and hybrids, Shape is dedicated to tailored solutions.
Shape leverages their diverse global network to provide you with a variety of competitive advantages. Whether your needs remain static or strategically shift, you’ll have an established and experienced technical partner to lean on.
SHAPE IN THE NEWS
Shaping Technology: Engineering Solutions for our Electrified Future
At the start of 2022, President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law rallied the automotive manufacturers in America on a path forward with a target for 50% of electric vehicle (EV) sale shares in the U.S. by 2030. With this intensified shift towards EV production, OEMs are tasked with not only moving to a completely new powertrain, […]
Shape Corp. Launches Inaugural Sustainability Report Highlighting Progress Towards Building a More Sustainable Future
We are proud to reveal our first annual sustainability report marking a key milestone for Shape Corp. by showcasing our progress and future vision for a more sustainable future. We’ve worked to nest our commitment to sustainability into strategic areas of focus we anticipate will assist in benefitting our planet, team members, customers, industry and […]
GVSU names facility for Shape Corp. to celebrate longtime commitment to engineering students
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Valley State University celebrated Shape Corp.’s lead gift and its longstanding commitment to engineering students by naming its Innovation Design Center for the tier-one automotive supplier. The recent gift from Shape Corp. will establish a significant endowment for the Padnos College of Engineering and Computing to promote innovation and meet […]
Shape and SSAB Announce Partnership on Fossil-Free Steel for Automotive Applications
GRAND HAVEN, MI: Shape Corp. will be the first tier-one automotive supplier to market with fossil-free steel crash management and body structure systems under a new agreement with SSAB, a leading producer of advanced high strength steel (AHSS). Shape will be testing SSAB’s fossil-free steel, the first steel product made of hydrogen-reduced sponge iron utilizing […]
Shape Corp and Hydro Aluminium Metal enter partnership to develop automotive products utilizing 75% recycled aluminum scrap
Shape Corp., a global tier-one automotive supplier of multi-material impact energy management and lightweight body structures, has entered into an agreement with Hydro, a leading producer of aluminum and renewable energy, to be the first to explore and bring to the US market, automotive components utilizing Hydro CIRCAL®, containing a minimum of 75% post-consumer aluminum […]
Toyota Excellent Quality Award for Shape Corp.
The TMNA R&D Purchasing Supplier Development’s Virtual Annual Business Meeting and Award Ceremony was celebrated last April 7th where Toyota awarded Shape Corp. with the Supplier Excellent Quality Award based on Shape’s 2021 performance. Mr. Robert Young, group vice president and Riichiro Nagaoka, vice president, TMNA R&D purchasing supplier development shared an appreciation letter for […]
WHAT THE SHAPE FAMILY HAS TO SAY
One of the things I really enjoy about Shape is the family atmosphere. We work hard and we play hard. – Brian M.
One of the main reasons I came to Shape is the emphasis placed on team and individual development. – Derek V.
One thing that really gives me pride is seeing what our capabilities are. It’s fun to see machines doing difficult things. – Brent N.
We challenge each other, which is great. We’re always looking for better ways to do things and better processes. – Leah S.
Innovation is what we do and it’s built into our process. – Joe M.
Being able to work at Shape and live in West Michigan is the best of both worlds. You get to work for a global company, but still raise a family in a smaller community. – Kristen K.