Volvo Group Manager Customer Adaptation Internal Workshop in Göteborg, Sweden
The position Manager Customer Adaptation Internal Workshop leads a production team consisting experienced mechanics with the main task to build/rebuild the truck according to specific adaptations and/or super structures requested by customers. The role is part of the Customer Adaptation Management team and reports directly to Director Customer Adaptation.
The Customer Adaptation is an important strategic area with the aim to support and increase truck sales. We work actively and cross functionally with our counterparts both within Sales & Marketing (TSS), R&D (GTT), Purchasing (GTP) and internally within Operations (GTO.)
Within the Customer Adaptation Management Team we share a cooperative, supportive & open atmosphere. Our Management Team drives the operation with care and focus on development of people and customers. Although we keep focus on our deliveries we never miss the opportunity knowing each other better and having good laughter together. We believe the time we spend together is part of our lifetime and not working hours. We share, we help and we trust each other.
To be active part of the Customer Adaptation strategy and management work
To create prerequisites for the team according to commitments towards our customer
To support the team’s competence development in order to meet both operational skills and future competence requirements
To manage capacity variation within the team
To drive operational excellence and constantly improve our way of working
To be a bridge for communication, assuring top-down and bottom-up distribution of relevant information
Strongly support and drive cross-functional way of working
To work in accordance with the Code of Conduct and the Volvo Way
Qualification and competence needed for the position
Be proactive leader with the courage and integrity needed to drive and implement changes together with your team
Be transparent, empathic listener, organized and able to create an inspiring and motivating climate
To set clear directions for your team, manage workload by efficient planning, and show trust by delegation of tasks and decisions within your team
Believing in people’s ability for development
Eager to learn when facing new problems, analyzing areas for improvements and quickly adapt to changes
Show high interest in the industry development within Key ready and Body Building business
Be business and customer oriented
To have a suitable education (preferably technical but not mandatory)
To have an open multi-cultural mindset and have ability to drive and influence others in this direction
Fluent in English
Good Lean knowledge
Within Customer Adaptation we are looking actively to increase our diversity and inclusiveness in our operations. That is why, we would like to create teams with a good mixture of male/female, different personal backgrounds, ages, preferences and experiences.
For further information please contact:
Nasim Peyrovan Ahlström, Customer Adaptation Director, Tuve Plant,
tel +46 31 3233226
Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates.
In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
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Group Trucks Operations
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Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran