General Motor

General Motor

Manufacturing Process Technician


The Role

The Manufacturing Process Technician will be expected to work autonomously with occasional guidance from supervision. Supports the development of manufacturing processes, equipment/tooling alternatives, sequence, and flow of operations for the effective utilization of personnel, material, machines, and facilities necessary to produce parts. Work is performed in a fast paced manufacturing operations environment where creativity and initiative are exercised. You will also be responsible for planning, developing and building test set-ups and evaluate results; investigate mechanical/electrical operational difficulties on products and/or components and recommending corrective action.

Onsite: This position requires an employee to be on-site on a full-time basis.

What You'll Do:

  • Defining the Manufacturing Process(s)

  • Assisting with the design, construction, integration, plant installation, launch and continuous improvement of equipment and tools required in plants for production.

  • Problem-solve (analyze data, determine root causes, develop implementation plans) and resolve issues which are affecting operational metrics and document appropriately.

  • Working with the team to develop and test advanced process technology.

  • Build and maintain working relationships with employees, management, key partners and suppliers.

  • Actively identifies new areas for learning and takes advantage of learning opportunities.

  • Understand and implement PFMEA, Process Control Plans, manufacturing processes, and management systems as they relate to production operations.

  • Support implementation of Global Manufacturing Systems (GMS) and Business Plan Deployment (BPD) activities.

  • Additional Description

    Your Skills and Abilities:

  • Minimum 10 years of Automotive Manufacturing experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering related field

  • Ability to interpret blueprints, engineering drawings and learn new systems

  • Ability to read and understand electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic blueprints.

  • Interpersonal and relationship management skills to effectively collaborate with varying levels of the organization.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

  • High level of integrity, ability to deal with ambiguity, self-directed.

  • Ability to work cross-functionally with Design, Engineering and Manufacturing Teams.

  • What Will Give You a Competitive Edge:

  • 10 or more years as a manufacturing/automation technician or engineer

  • Experience with both horizontal and vertical CNC machines

  • Fanuc, Haas, Hurco, Fadal, Grob and Makino controller experience

  • Training in skilled trades area or equivalent technical training preferred

  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair process equipment and automation


    About GM

    Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

    Why Join Us

    We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

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    Diversity Information

    General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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

    Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

    The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at [email protected] or call us at 800-865-7580. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

    Job details


    Manufacturing Process Technician


    General Motor


    United States


    June 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    September 09, 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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