Manager of Retread - Global Technical Support - Truck Tires

Continental Tire   •  

Fort Mill, SC

Industry: Automotive.


8 - 10 years

Posted 238 days ago

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Job Title     Manager of Retread – Global Technical Support - Truck Tires
Country     United States
Posting Location     Ft. Mill, SC
Job Description     Overview:
This position will have primary responsibility overseeing all Technical Support for ContiLifeCycle (CLC), or Retread functions worldwide. In this role that person will develop the global standards for technical support of CLC partners, support regional teams to develop, if necessary, regional additions to standards, and will ensure exchange, communication and continuous learning and improvement activities within the Technical Support Team.

• Define and execute a global strategy for technical support within our CLC Shops (both Best Drive and CLC Partners)
• Establish and coordinate global competence centers for CLC technical support functions, including Processing & Equipment Engineering, CLC Engineering Specialists, etc.
• Set global process and quality standards for CLC shops worldwide and ensure these are monitored in our CLC shops, ensuring that regional differences and customer specific requirements are considered
• Ensure that all standards are documented, updated and available and enforced for all CLC Shops
• Oversee the development of a CLC shop blueprint for a both a greenfield and brownfield CLC shops with respect to layout, machinery and IT infrastructure, considering potential regional requirements
• Identify, together with sales and CLC Shops customer requirements for CLC technical support and ensure that our global teams have the competencies to fulfill customer needs
• Define and steer projects for to implement high-tech and innovative solutions for machinery, IT and process for our CLC shops
Job Requirements     Required Qualifications:
· Bachelor’s degree and 7+ years of related experience OR high school diploma and 14+ years of related experience
· 4+ years of retread experience in a strategic or project management role
· Up to 10% global travel and up to 25% travel within US & Canada
· Ability to lift up to 70 lbs required

Preferred Qualifications:
· Bachelor’s degree and 10+ years of strategic retread and technical operations support
· Experience working in an international company supporting strategic initiatives