Launch Specialist Support

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018474
Date Posted:Aug 27
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

We are currently searching for 2 LAUNCH SUPPORT SPECIALISTS for our client in the Metro Detroit Area.

Launch Support Specialists are skilled in the following areas: BIW, Paint, Trim, Chassis, Final, Repair, and Kitting Areas. These specialists will lead the launch team during program development and coordinate station readiness.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Launch Support Specialist will:

  • Schedule and manage meetings and workshops across all levels of leadership.
  • Present metrics and deliverables
  • Track Launch KPI’s and report to leadership team
  • Develop, update, and report on Master Plan deliverables
  • Coordinate and lead workshops to resolve major issues
  • Manage all issues utilizing RMS and standard procedure
  • Lead issue resolution meetings with stakeholders and escalate issues (as needed)
  • Lead station readiness reviews and report on status.
  • Qualifications of Specialists: All specialists
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, or related field

Must have experience performing Station Readiness support within an OEM.

  • Proficient in MS Office / Google Suite applications
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Experience working in a union environment
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • It is anticipated that Launch Specialists will have varying skill and experience levels.

Senior Level 7 + years of automotive assembly experience

  • 2+ years leadership experience
  • Experience launching a new vehicle
  • 2+ years implementing lean manufacturing principles

Intermediate Level 5 + years of automotive assembly experience

  • 1+ years leadership experience Experience launching a new product
  • 1+ years implementing lean manufacturing principles
  • 2 + years of manufacturing plant experience

Associate Level

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume in Word format to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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