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Plant Maintenance Engineer Manager

Date:  14-Nov-2022
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Unlimited
Requisition ID:  42300

About Faurecia

Faurecia products and systems are in one out of three vehicles on the road today, including vehicles manufactured by the biggest and most well-known automotive brands in every region of the world.

Our comprehensive offer for SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY includes zero-emission hydrogen solutions, ultra-low emissions solutions, systems for advanced driver assistance and products made with a range of optimized and sustainable materials.

With our COCKPIT OF THE FUTURE, we create value for brands and connected experiences for consumers with our expertise in seating, interiors, lighting, body electronics, sensors, actuators and other display technologies and cockpit electronics.

But Faurecia is also so much more than a top-7 global automotive and technology leader. We inspire safer, more comfortable, more personalized and more sustainable mobility. We create advanced solutions to accelerate the transition towards CO2 neutrality.

We believe people matter. We work on challenges that matter. If you join us, you’ll take a journey that matters.


We’re hiring a Maintenance Engineering Manager

Our Interior Systems Division is looking for Maintenance Engineering Manager for its manufacturing facility in Spring Hill, Tn, to ensure that series production meets customer requirements, support to the continuous improvement process, ensure the plant readiness to launch successful new programs, manage and report key ME indicators


You’ll work on challenges that matter

This job will require you to

Series production

  • Support the engineering change management process
  • Build the engineering budget and the plant CAPEX; and ensure their application
  • Monitor capacity utilization
  • Plan, monitor and coordinate the work of external companies 
  • Participate to the Division industrial strategy
  • Develop capital budget requirements to adhere to established facilities standards
  • Create and introduce procedures regarding the tasks of his field of responsibility
  • Support problem solving initiatives
  • Participate to the plant PDP


Continuous improvement process:

  • Support the continuous improvement process in Labor, Quality, Equipment and Engineering


Plant readiness to launch new programs

  • Participate in the definition of the production process and selection of machines and equipment
  • Support production in the start of new processes to ensure a successful SOP (initial samples, run @ rate, work instructions) managing PLTL’s.
  • Participate to the gate reviews and validate the industrial gate reviews
  • Support to RFQ (Request for Quotation) in order to give manufacturing inputs


People Management

  • Staff, train coach, assess and develop the plant ME and Maintenance teams (direct or dotted line)
  • Support and train other networks/functions (PSE, QSE…)
  • Schedule specific technical trainings from suppliers/ vendors.
  • Participation in the management of the expertise network (knowledge capitalization)



  • Consolidate ME key indicators of the plants and propose action plans



  • Support commitments established in the ISO 14001 Environmental Policy.
  • Conform to requirements established in Spring Hill Plant ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) procedures and work instructions.
  • Ensure members in assigned area(s) of responsibility conform to relevant HSE requirements.
  • Support environmental programs to achieve objectives and targets.



  • Follow values established within Being Faurecia. Act with an entrepreneurial mindset as well as with autonomy and accountability.
  • Act in accordance with the behaviors as established in Faurecia’s Code of Ethics and Code of Management.
  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards and willingness to adhere to Faurecia’s Code of Ethics and Code of Management.


The ideal candidate

To succeed in this position, you will ideally have:

  • Good financial skills (costing, budget, investment)
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to interface with other functions - Networking capabilities.
  • International mindset
  • Strong communication skills, ability to manage functional network and line management
  • At least 5 years of experience in production area, including one position in Manufacturing Engineering
  • Preferably a Master degree in engineering or applicable work experience
  • Trained in Faurecia Excellence System and Program Management System
  • Experience in program launch
  • Proficient level of English


We believe people matter

Faurecia is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Join us, and take a journey that matters