Lucid Motors

Tempe, AZ, United States

Posted on: 2022-09-16

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Senior

Salary

Salary not provided

Sr. Project Manager, Logistics

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 role of a Senior Logistics Project Manager is to identify, Initiate and implement logistics improvement projects that have large scale positive impacts for operational and financial performance.

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:

  • Manage team of Engineers, systems specialist and Kaizen team to support and drive company initiatives.
  • Responsible the development of and execution new launch and existing process upgrade activities.
  • Configure, Design, Build, Test, and Deploy Logistics tools and solutions to ensure seamless, effective implementation and training
  • Develop training documentation, calculations, and standard formulas to implement lean manufacturing practices.
  • Leverage common project management tools to provide weekly updates to various levels of the organization, identify and escalate critical issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans.
  • Schedule and lead regular project team meeting to track progress for KPIs.
  • Position communicates to all levels of the organization, within the function as well as other functions and suppliers.
  • Conduct workshops to drive Key Design Decisions with clear recommendations based on leading best-practice knowledge, weighed against business capacity
  • Act as a liaison between purchasing, engineering, warehousing/manufacturing, production, quality, logistics and suppliers to resolve issues and to provide support.
  • Assist in developing Operational Data Sheets / Work Instructions to support Operations. 
  • Apply advanced problem-solving techniques and lean principles to develop and optimize the manufacturing system to maximize throughput, increase efficiency and value.
  • Provide technical recommendations on bid summaries to select suppliers for Facilities & Equipment purchases.
  • Develop schedules for Facilities and Equipment staff to ensure successful launch activities.
  • Provide budget feedback, setting and managing to for previously mentioned equipment and installations. 
  • Continue to learn and develop technical SAP and business expertise
  • Optimize employee engagement in all lean programs
  • Assist in eliminating roadblocks to Continuous Improvement
  • You Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in technical – Mechanical, Industrial and Systems Engineering.
  • 5+ years of program management experience in technical program management.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation preferred.
  • Automotive Tier1/OEM or parallel industry experience preferred.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Working knowledge of Smartsheets, JMP, Minitab, JIRA and Tableau is a plus.
  • Positive attitude, willingness to learn and ability to show teamwork to be part of the solution.
  • Exceptional technical writing, timely communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Maintain data and presentation of project plans for department. 
  • Prioritize projects and work based on customer, department, and company needs.