United States, Kentucky, Shepherdsville, United States

Posted on: 2022-06-22

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Lead, Remanufacturing Parts and Logistic

About the company:

Doing something different is never easy. It requires courage, optimism and grit. Core to our mission is building a team of adventurous individuals determined to make a positive impact on the world. This means challenging ourselves constantly. Stretching beyond the bounds of conventional thinking. Reframing old problems. Seeking new solutions. And operating comfortably in a space of uncertainty. While our backgrounds are diverse, our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. Do you like doing the impossible? We’d love to hear from you.

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. 


  • Assist in the launch and operations of the Remanufacturing parts and tool crib in order to adequately supply the operations team with necessary parts, equipment, and tooling.
  • Maintain inventory integrity and repair history through diligent record keeping and adherence to processes.
  • Control and communicate discrepant/obsolete components, both verbally and in writing to internal stakeholders and properly displace through the scrap process.
  • Analyze and determine most efficient and effective mode of transportation of materials and parts to support current and future business needs.
  • Collaborate with packaging engineers for planning, designing and development/improvement of packaging for storage and shipment of sub-assemblies and assemblies.
  • Identify and work from complex and detailed manufacturing documentation and/or verbal and written instructions to obtain the correct parts and materials to support the end-to-end remanufacturing process.
  • Utilize 5S disciplines to maintain a clean and orderly work area. Suggest enhancements to processes and department layout and help implement once approved.



  • BS/BA or Master’s Degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Engineering.
  • 7+ years of experience in an automotive warehouse, distribution center, or parts storage area, preferably in Lead, Supervisory, or Management role.
  • Experience utilizing MES and MRP software such as SAP, Oracle, or NetSuite.
  • Analytical experience and working knowledge of Tableau, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook programs.
  • Collaborator and thorough communicator, willing to implement processes, procedures, and change when needed.
  • Willingness and ability to work long hours under pressure to ensure the team’s success.
  • Physical requirements include, but are not limited, to the ability to sit, stand, walk, climb, balance, kneel, or crouch while frequently lifting and/or moving up to 25 lbs. independently.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as governmental regulations, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to travel 15% of the time.
  • EV industry experience preferred.

Equal Opportunity

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.

Rivian is committed to ensuring that our hiring process is accessible for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability or limitation, such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, that requires accommodations to assist you in the search and application process, please email us at [email protected].

Candidate Data Privacy

Rivian may collect, use and disclose your personal information or personal data (within the meaning of the applicable data protection laws) when you apply for employment and/or participate in our recruitment processes (“Candidate Personal Data”). This data includes contact, demographic, communications, educational, professional, employment, social media/website, network/device, recruiting system usage/interaction, security and preference information. Rivian may use your Candidate Personal Data for the purposes of (i) tracking interactions with our recruiting system; (ii) carrying out, analyzing and improving our application and recruitment process, including assessing you and your application and conducting employment, background and reference checks; (iii) establishing an employment relationship or entering into an employment contract with you; (iv) complying with our legal, regulatory and corporate governance obligations; (v) recordkeeping; (vi) ensuring network and information security and preventing fraud; and (vii) as otherwise required or permitted by applicable law. 

Rivian may share your Candidate Personal Data with (i) internal personnel who have a need to know such information in order to perform their duties, including individuals on our People Team, Finance, Legal, and the team(s) with the position(s) for which you are applying; (ii) Rivian affiliates; and (iii) Rivian’s service providers, including providers of background checks, staffing services, and cloud services. 

Rivian may transfer or store internationally your Candidate Personal Data, including to or in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the European Union and in the cloud, and this data may be subject to the laws and accessible to the courts, law enforcement and national security authorities of such jurisdictions.  


Please note that we are currently not accepting applications from third party application services.