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Production Spartanburg, South Carolina 29.11.2022

Methods Specialist - Battery Plant

Battery specialists at the BMW Group are in their element. The ability to convert energy into determination and vision into reality is particularly necessary. The reaction product needs to be unparalleled driving pleasure - our vehicles' hallmark.

The BMW Group continues the roll-out of its electromobility plan with a new investment in the U.S. to expand Plant Spartanburg and the company’s manufacturing footprint in the U.S. BMW Group Chairman of the Board of Management, Oliver Zipse, announced 10/19/2022, a $1.7 billion investment in its U.S. operations, including $1 billion to prepare for the production of electric vehicles at the company’s existing U.S. manufacturing facility in South Carolina, and $700 million to build a new high-voltage battery assembly facility in nearby Woodruff, SC. 

Methods Specialist - Battery Plant, is an example of of the many positions we will fill as we prepare for this exciting new initiative. Join our Talent Community by submitting your resume. This will let our Recruiters know you're interested in learning about future positions.

The Methods Specialist will:

  • Deliver dimensionally repeatable, long-term processes and product quality solutions for new products or series processes.
  • Identify, analyze, and drive resolution of new model specific problems (dimensional).
  • Analyze the scope of new designs by means of a systematic methods approach with the goal being a repeatable, robust manufacturing process.
  • Develop solutions to complex problems, which require regular use of ingenuity and innovation.
  • Adhere to and administers business policies, budgets, procedures, practices and/or review of major projects and assignments.
  • Support procurement, process engineering, and design engineering in the problem solving process with external BMW suppliers (i.e. presents data or develops possible solutions, evaluates solutions).
  • Promote the principles and values of Plant Spartanburg in daily activities and future plans.
  • Understand and model VPS (Value Added Production System) Principles and concepts of Standard Work and Problem Solving.
  • Adhere to 5S and Safety Standards and Principles.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.

BMW Manufacturing is a leader in innovations and excellence. Come be a part of the extraordinary advanced manufacturing team where new technologies and ideas are constantly being discovered and implemented.

BMW Manufacturing is proud to be located in Upstate, South Carolina at the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, providing the perfect mix of exciting city life and the great outdoors, or simply a great environment in which to raise a family.

In addition to offering a stimulating work environment and a great place to live, BMW Associates have access to an exceptional range of benefits. Our comprehensive benefits program includes:
- Medical, Dental, Prescription and Vision coverage
- Paid time off
- 401(k) plan with company matching contribution
- Retirement Income Account
- Life insurance
- BMW Associates Assistance Program
- Medical Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
- Company vehicle program

  • BS degree in Engineering/Technical discipline or 4 years equivalent experience in Manufacturing, Quality or Product/Design.
  • 5+ years of product and/or process development experience in a body shop, assembly, or total vehicle validation environment.
  • 2+ years of experience in a product dimensional quality or metrology role.
  • 1+ years of experience with product launch or product quality maturation.
  • 1+ years of knowledge of metrology and dimensional management tools.
  • 1+ years of technical problem solving skills as proven through business application.
  • 1+ years of innovative problem solving skills in design, quality and/or process topics.
  • 1+ years of problem prioritization skills.
  • 1+ years of Microsoft Office skills as proven through business application.

Methods Specialist - Battery Plant

Spartanburg, South Carolina
United States
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BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC
BMW Group
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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