General Motor

General Motor

Manufacturing Automation Battery Module EGM


Hybrid: Position does not require and employee to be on-site full-time- but the general expectation is that the employee be on-site and average of three (3) days each week.

The Role

The Manufacturing Automation Battery Module Execution EGM is responsible for program implementation from concept through SORP at specific GM NA battery module manufacturing locations. Programs will include cell module assembly, module final assembly and testing, robotic systems and interface to plant floor systems. Manager is responsible to lead the engineering team at all associated OEM locations and support the installation teams at GM production locations. This is a very exciting area as General Motors moves towards additional EV vehicles. This position will require travel to multiple locations to assure SORP dates are achieved.

The EGM will lead initiatives to enable manufacturing operations to be more competitive by improving productivity. The EGM will play an important role in developing strategies and setting direction for current manufacturing systems and new technologies. The EGM will be required to collaborate with process engineering, manufacturing IT, and plant staff.

What You'll Do (Responsibilities)

  • Manage engineering team, skills development and budget

  • Assure GM controls standards are implemented

  • Assure GM safety standards are followed

  • Develop Strategies legacy manufacturing technologies

  • Understand innovations within the industry and how GM can benefit from these technologies

  • Lead Global Collaboration of common software across multiple locations

  • Provide Regular Updates to Management, Maintain Metrics Relevant to current battery programs

  • Support HRM process - Develop Bench Strength and Support Employee's Career Development.

  • Ensure Direct Reports are Trained and Fully Competent in All Required Technical Areas as Well as Safety

  • Incorporate Lessons Learned and Cost Savings Initiatives into Appropriate Standards.

  • Additional Description

    Your Skills and Abilities (Required Qualifications)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering discipline

  • 7+ years of experience in a manufacturing engineering environment

  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and experience with machining and assembly systems

  • High level of analytical skill with proven ability to solve technical problems, with demonstrated professional performance in related area(s).

  • High level of interpersonal skill required to lead engineers and collaborate with other organizations.

  • High level of organization and planning skills.

  • High level of skill with computer-based office and engineering applications.

  • Global travel is required.

  • What Will Give You A Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications)

  • Master's Degree in Manufacturing/Business/Engineering or Information Technology
  • About GM

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    Why Join Us

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    Diversity Information

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    We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

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    Job details


    Manufacturing Automation Battery Module EGM


    General Motor


    United States


    June 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    September 15, 2023

    Job type




    About the employer

    We embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all. Our diverse team of 164,000 employees bring their collective passion for engineering, technology and design to deliver on our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion.

    Together, we want to make electric vehicles for everyone and safely push transportation beyond our wildest imaginations with autonomous vehicles and advance hydrogen fuel cell technology. We are proud of our achievements so far, but there is more work to be done. Together, for everyone.


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