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The world is changing. The question is, what will be our contribution
to the outcome? We have set the pace in the field of mobility from the very
beginning, and we will continue to do so. At Mercedes-Benz Vans,
interdisciplinary teams are developing the mobility of tomorrow. Our goal is to
make mobility safer, simpler, and more sustainable for people across the globe.
Put your pioneering spirit to good use : This is your opportunity to make a
contribution that extends far beyond your job title.
At Mercedes-Benz Vans, we offer you the perfect environment for your
professional and personal growth. Cutting-edge training and promising career
opportunities will help you to foster and expand your professional skill set as
well as your individual strengths. Think, try, and thrive with us in
collaborative work environments that spark game-changing concepts.
Job Overview :
The Production Manager for the Body Shop for third
shift leads the development and implementation of manual and automated
production systems. Takes ownership of their area of responsibility by insuring
volume and costs goals, high quality standards are met, while providing a safe
working environment for all employees. Assists with implementation of new
production technologies. Responsible for analyzing and strategic planning of
technical and process developments.
tracks budget achievement and costs
Contributes to the development
of implementation strategies
2-3 Group leaders as direct
reports 150 - 250 indirect reports
Leads employees in line with
organizational culture, values and guidelines
defines performance goals,
conducts performance reviews
effectively communicates and
engages employees to meet objectives
Responsible for employee development
Oversees the development and
implementation of new production
technologies and ensures continued process improvements
Works closely with different
departments on the development and implementation of production processes
Managing Projects as well as
collaborates with project managers on optimization of plant utilization
Ensures that the expected level
of safety, quality, quantity, and deadlines of the production process are met.
Implements lean manufacturing concepts to achieve goals
Considers and ensures compliance
of product-specific and plant-specific environmental concerns and government
Ensures compliance with relevant
regulations, directives, and work agreements
Leads regularly scheduled area
of responsibility team meetings
Participates in regularly scheduled
Body Shop meetings
Will perform other duties as
Minimum of 5-8 years of
experience in planning, development, and implementation of production processes
At least 5 years of experience
in a leadership role; directing, training, mentoring, and developing personnel
in a high demanding environment.
Has extensive knowledge in
Body Shop systems.
Has excellent knowledge in LEAN
manufacturing and how to apply it in a modern work environment.
Possess excellent interpersonal
skills with the ability to work well in an intercultural, fast paced, changing,
and growing environment.
We are all in for change. Are you too? Apply now.
If you have experience in the above and are
interested in joining an outstanding company we welcome you to apply. The
division Mercedes-Benz Vans is world renown for quality and innovative
EXCELLENT COMPENSATION & BENEFITS PLAN WITH
Vans, LLC ( MBV ) is a plant in Ladson, South Carolina that produces Sprinter
vans for the U.S. and Canadian market under the brands Mercedes-Benz and
Freightliner. The midsize Mercedes-Benz Metris vans are also reassembled at
Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC
invested 500 million U.S. dollars in the construction of a new Sprinter
production plant in addition to an expansion of the previous assembly
operations. In September 2018, MBV officially opened its new plant, located
next to existing operations in the North Charleston area. The MBV facility will
provide up to 1,300 jobs by the end of the decade and is expected to create at
least 600 additional jobs in the region through its suppliers.
than 130,000 Sprinters have been assembled in North Charleston and delivered to
destinations in the U.S. since 2006. The U.S. is now the second largest market
for Sprinter vans, after Germany.
Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC is committed to fostering an
inclusive environment that appreciates and leverages the diversity of our team.
We provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified applicants and
employees without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy,
gender identity, and sexual orientation),age, national origin, religion,
marital status, veteran status, physical or other disability, genetic
information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local
Training will be at no charge to
completion of the training program carries no obligation to accept any offer of
employment, nor is an offer guaranteed.