Lucid Motors

Millbrae, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-06-14

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Body Repair Associate Manager

About the company:

Lucid is the new generation of EV. Our relentless focus on innovation, luxury, and sustainability drives us into a reality where you no longer have to choose between doing great things, doing the right thing, and doing everything with the highest regard for efficiency and design. There were luxury cars, then EVs, now there’s Lucid.  

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobility
At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
 
We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design – where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
 
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

We are currently seeking an experienced Body Repair Associate Manager to be part of developing globally recognized, best-in-class collision repair capability for Lucid Motors. This position will be an evolutionary one, which may include hands-on work to support technicians and team needs as they arise. It will involve working with and supporting the Body Repair Program Training Team, BIW Engineering, and other Lucid departments. As well as Managing two Paint Technicians as direct reports. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. More details about the job are listed below:

At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.

Notice regarding COVID-19 vaccination requirement as a condition of gainful employment within the United States
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus, and the increased transmissibility with recent variants, all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States, must provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses) based on the manufacturer's guidelines on their first day of employment.
 
Individuals seeking a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement may be granted such an accommodation after submitting a formal request to and the subsequent review and approval thereof by our dedicated Covid-19 Response team.
 
To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

The Role

  • Reporting to the Body Repair Technical Manager
  • Manage workflow through the Body Repair Workshop. Check-in daily with Technicians on project progress and support where needed.
  • Manage Consumables Inventory  for Body And Paint Departments in the Workshop
  • Work with the Technical Training, Body Repair Validation Technicians & Publications Team to document developed body repair methods.
  • Work with Vehicle and subsystem engineering teams to develop a testing methodology for new repair methods.
  • Work with Frame Bench suppliers to validate vehicle measurement data sheets for current and upcoming vehicles. 
  • Perform Final Physical Signoff on Frame Bench Data for current and upcoming Vehicles
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Effectively handle multiple priorities, organize workload, and meet project deadlines.
  • Comply with all Lucid safety rules, guidelines and standards
  • Qualifications

  • Valid Driver's License and a good driving record.
  • 5 years minimum hands-on technician experience in the collision industry, OEM Structural Repair Certifications from instructor-led training from Tesla, Jaguar. BMW, Mercedes Benz, Audi, etc. would be advantageous.  
  • Ability to perform structural repairs utilizing various repair bench systems (Car-Bench is Primary, Celette, Car-O-Liner, Spanesi, and Global-Jig, as well as any other appropriate body shop equipment.
  • Be able to explain and demonstrate best practice body repair techniques for all stages of the repair process.
  • Aluminum Adhesive bonding experience.
  • Aluminum Structural body structure repair experience.
  • Strong computer skills ( Word, Excel, PowerPoint )
  • Capable of lifting up to 100 lbs.
  • Ability to travel as needed.
  • Education

  • Vocational School Certificate in Collision Repair or equivalent work experience.