Mercedes-Benz Vans is a successful manufacturer of premium light commercial vehicles (LCV) for customers and markets worldwide. Our purpose is “to move transportation to the next level” and to define the LCV business of the future: focused on sustainability, connectivity and digital solutions. We have decided to expand our battery-electric LCV production capacity and implement an entirely new plant next to our existing Mercedes-Benz production facility in Jawor. We are now looking for highly-motivated employees, who would like to shape the future of mobility together with us!
Scope of duties: •Work on planning and establishing the new production facility for the hybrid/VAN.EA vehicle project. •Plan the paint shop processes and systems for the facility in Jawor as part of the project. •Take on a work package (production line or production process) and manage (sub-)projects with external and internal stakeholders. •Implement innovative production processes for the new model series. •Drive the process of harmonization/standardization between VAN sites. •Submit regular reports on progress made and targets achieved to project/team manager. •Execute and guide new model planning (influence product development). •Prepare project assignments, including steering of projects while adhering to financial and business objectives (costs, deadlines, quality). •Work with the vehicle development, series preparation and production units. •Independently prepare and perform acceptance inspection and testing of systems and procedures related to the production systems in accordance with applicable legal and corporate regulations.
Education:•Bachelor of Engineering or above
Professional skills:•Experience in Process planning & Industrial Engineering •Familiar with line balancing/HPV & Headcount optimisation projects/P-Factor etc. •Ability to coach and develop colleagues in regards to series planning functions and tasks •Deep knowledge on series planning processes and systems (such as MTM, Proplan ILB, TOP etc.) for final assembly planning •Distinctive abilities to communicate, to analyze and think strategically •3-5 years of working experience within Production Planning •Good MS office skills and solid experience in presentations on Management level
Personal skills:•Good communication skills with external and internal parties •Team player with open-minded work attitude •Being able to work in an intercultural team •Ability to adapt to new situations
Other:•Willingness to travel on business for several days if necessary •Time flexibility, depending on project requirements