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VIE - Manufacturing Engineering & Continuous Improvement (m/f/d)

Date:  05-Aug-2022
Country/Region:  DE
Contract Type:  VIE
Requisition ID:  37665

Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer


New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you are willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow’s cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be!


Faurecia’s VIE Program?


The VIE Program of Faurecia is an international young graduate program, which enables young graduates native from the European Economic Area (EU + Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland) aged between 18 and 28 to work for one of our subsidiary around the world!


Business France, the French agency for international business development, is in charge of all the administrative procedures of your assignment. For further information, please visit the following link: and


PLEASE NOTE: your application must be submitted in English to be considered by our non-French speaking teams in our plants worldwide.

PLEASE NOTE: as part of your international development, you cannot perform a VIE in the country of your citizenship.


Your position and environment?


Our Faurecia Automotive Seating – Europe Seating Division is looking for you as a VIE – Manufacturing Engineering & Continuous Improvement (m/f/d) for our site in the Stuttgart area (Neuenstadt am Kocher).


Your main responsibilities?


  • CIP- Continuous improvement process on the shop floor
  • Support in continuous layout and process planning
  • Optimization of the workstations
  • Work on your own projects for direct improvement and assembly processes
  • Tasks in the field of digitalization
  • Rentability and costs evaluations of the new technologies
  • Evaluation of KPIs
  • Support of various Six Sigma projects e.g. absenteeism or productivity


The VIE mission can last between 12-24 months. Becoming part of this program means going abroad to carry out a professional assignment for up to 24 months whilst benefiting from social care coverage and an interesting salary which depends on the host country.


Who are you?


  • Master's Degree/Engineering diploma in in mechanical engineering, automation technology or a comparable field of study
  • Initial experience in the automation of assembly processes
  • Interested in AGV-Technology
  • You can quickly get an overview of complex production processes
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office
  • CAD knowledge advantageous
  • Good knowledge of German and English
  • Structured, reliable and independent working method
  • Ability to work in a team and good communication skills


Ready to take on a new challenge? Apply and join us!

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