Lucid Motors

Casa Grande, AZ, United States

Posted on: 2022-08-08

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Facilities & Equipment Project 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.

The Facilities and Equipment Project Manager is responsible for supporting relationship management with Material Flow suppliers and service providers. Our ideal candidate will have the ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects, effective project planning for resource allocation, forecasting, cost management, while meeting dynamic project timelines. 


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 protocols  
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States may or may not be required to provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses). Vaccination requirements are dependent upon location and position, please refer to the job description for more details.
 
Individuals in positions requiring vaccinations may seek a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement and 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. 

You Will

  • Responsible for procurement and implementation of material handling equipment for new vehicle launch programs.
  • Procurement activities include creating equipment bid packages, review, evaluation and summarizing of supplier bids, and making supplier selection recommendations. 
  • Specification activities include verifying that supplier equipment meets corporate and plant standards, managing equipment design, build, buy-off, installation and start-up.
  • Equipment types managed include forklifts, tuggers, AGVs, dollies, and Conveyors. 
  • Assist in the development of budget plans for capital expenditures to assist in future growth and process improvements.
  • Track and manage MFE program funding including funds available, committed, and spent for material flow equipment budget.
  • Evaluate reuse, salvage, and scrap condition of existing equipment.
  • Manage the vendor change order process.
  • Familiarity with lean material flow engineering practices.
  • Establish maintenance procedures for purchased equipment.
  • Material Flow Equipment inventory management for multiple facilities. 
  • Identification and implementation coordination of equipment reuse and modification activities. 
  • Work with the internal Material Flow Engineering team to schedule designs, prototypes, and fabrication of Lean material handling equipment.
  • Organize hourly staff daily tasks to support skilled trades lab
  • Knowledgeable in general machine shop tools, including welding, and portable tools.
  • You Bring

  • 5+ years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Strategic Installation Planning.
  • Demonstrated Equipment Acquisition Experience.
  • Contract Negotiation.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Effective problem solving and negotiation skills.
  • Supplier management skills.
  • Advanced market research and trend analysis skills.
  • Materials requirement planning analysis skills.
  • Project Pricing and Financial Analysis.
  • Technology Development and Evaluation.
  • Program Management Experience.
  • Experience using project management tools.
  • Skilled with common workplace software (MS Word, Excel. PowerPoint etc.)
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred in Logistics Engineering, Supply Chain, or related field.  
  • Master’s Degree in one of these fields is preferred. 
  • An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be considered.
  • LEAN, GK, or Six Sigma Certifications a plus.