Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.
Specify and maintain standard commercial tools for Rivian Service Centers globally
Work with Service and Engineering technicians to understand tool requirements and requests from the field
Validate new standard tools with the Service Lab prior to implementation to the field
Maintain Tool BOM’s across multiple programs, teams and locations
Own the standard tool catalog of approved Rivian Service Tools
Work with suppliers to specify replacements for obsolete tools and alternatives when necessary.
Support tooling cost and impact analysis
Collaborate with Tool Engineering, Service Readiness, and external Tool Suppliers to ensure the correct tools arrive on schedule to new and existing service locations
Specify and maintain standard organizational plans for storage of Tools and Equipment in Service Centers and communicate them to the Service Launch team
Seek out new and inventive tools on the market that can reduce repair times, cut labor hours, improve safety, and/or solve accessibility problems.
Be a subject matter expert in the field of standard tools
7+ years of experience in Automotive
BS in Automotive Technology, Management, or other Industrial Technical discipline
Strong knowledge of commercial automotive tools and equipment is a must
Experience managing a program from beginning to end
Experience creating and maintaining specifications
Experience working with Service Technicians
Hands-on experience in automotive or industry
Purchasing/Supplier Management experience
Ability to travel as needed
Experience working in start-up environments
Knowledge of EV Powertrains and HV systems
Strong written and communications skills
Strong organization skills with attention to detail
Proven track-record as a problem solver
Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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