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GA Launch AVT/DVT Coordinator

  • Location
    • Detroit, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted

Description

Factory ZERO is our first, all-electric automotive assembly plant and the blueprint of General Motors' electric future! We have a corporate vision of “Zero crashes, Zero emissions, Zero congestion.” Our most novel products like the Hummer EV and Silverado EV will be assembled right in this facility. This requires us to employ the most upbeat, capable, and innovative talent to ensure we meet the challenges of developing the new manufacturing processes required to assemble these amazing products! We offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment that questions the status-quo daily to strengthen our reputation. Selected candidates will have the opportunity to learn new skills and actively play an integral role in the development of new processes here at Factory Zero.

Description:

The alignment coordinator is the process guardian at a plant level. They should ensure the best possible quality of build by consistently monitoring the alignment machine capability and driving necessary improvements. They should maintain the overall process to achieve the best possible direct run rate. The AVT/DVT coordinator will be expected to be self-motivated with strong interpersonal and team building skills to effectively build relationships with key partners.

Roles/Responsibilities:

  • Be a member of the Pre-Production Electrical Team - a coordinated, technical organization consisting of members from Manufacturing, Quality, Supplier Quality and Product Development organizations passionate about problem solving the plant’s top external and internal quality problems.
  • Support Electrical First Time Quality, particularly the Measurement Point B (MPB) target of 99.5%.
  • Provide documentation to and work with Quality, Manufacturing, Product Engineering, and AVG as required to establish containment plans and drive issues to closure.
  • Maintain test software (such as NGFTT/GBFTT/VAST/DVT) and parameters as released by AVG.
  • Use systems (such as MERS and GSIP) to correlate DVT failures to warranty reports and JD Power/Compass data.
  • Identify and establish statistical controls to reduce product variation and identify WOW vehicles.
  • Maintain SME-level proficiency in vehicle electrical architectures and the diagnostic processes used to troubleshoot vehicles within the plant environment, using Red-X and other statistical problem-solving methods when possible.
  • Coordinate AVG equipment usage and understand electrical hardware, software, calibration parts usages. Understand the scope of product changes from engineering changes and coordinate Production Trial Runs.
  • Complete required training at various sites around GM and suppliers.
  • Expert in Caster, Camber, Toe, Trim Heights, SWA & Headlight Aim
  • Monitor compliance to Process Control Plans and T&E Bulletins
  • Analyze final line data, JD Power & Warranty to identify problems
  • Strive for a stable, in control and centered process
  • Supervise product component quality
  • Conduct periodic equipment validation tests
  • Act as Wheel Alignment & Headlight Aim liaison to the plant

Additional Description

Basic Required:

  • Minimum 1 year of related experience within a Manufacturing environment
  • Detailed understanding of vehicle electronics, vehicle diagnostics, and test equipment computer systems and software
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Preferred:

  • 3+ years of proven experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Data Sciences, or related) or technical certification

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.

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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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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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