Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. Role Summary
The Group Leader position is one of the most important here at Rivian. Our group leaders motivate their teams to be their best and drive best practices to hit production milestones. Our team members and team leaders rely on the direction and support of their Group leaders for every shift to provide leadership and motivation. This role reports to the Manager, Body Shop Operations Responsibilities
- Direct supervision of technicians, Team Leaders, and Team Members
- Responsible for training, developing, teaching, and evaluating employees.
- Maintains a high-quality relationship with production managers regarding schedules and needed support.
- Performs and teaches all processes and assignments within the department with the ability to fill in as needed.
- Support and participate in pilot programs and change activities.
- Monitoring and control of capital and expense spending.
- Determine team member activity including recommendation of hiring, firing, performance, wage, and salary reviews.
- May perform other duties as assigned.
- Plans and establishes body shop team agenda and ensures performance scheduling.
- Works with the Body Shop Manager to identify and implement processes, equipment, and functional improvements to achieve operational excellence.
- Must have experience in a high-volume Body shop Manufacturing Environment
- 3-5 Experience in high-volume manufacturing environment with leadership experience; or a combination of experience and education.
- Must have experience in a high-volume Body shop Manufacturing Environment or automated process environment.
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Demonstrated project management skills.
- Engineering or Technical bachelor’s degree Preferred.
- Ability to stand for 8-12 hours per day.
- Required to walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
- Ability to lift and carry at least 25 pounds.
- Ability to perform all duties in a working environment that may contain dust, high noise levels, hot and cold weather.
Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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