Building and Facilities Engineer


On Site
Full Time


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Process engineering
Organizational skills
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Job Description

We are the movers of the world and the makers of the future. We get up every day, roll up our sleeves and build a better world -- together. At Ford, we're all a part of something bigger than ourselves. Are you ready to change the way the world moves?

The Battery Manufacturing Engineering team is opening new highways with our next-generation propulsion systems. We're investing over $50 billion to build some of the most technologically advanced EV manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and E.U. to produce the next generation of Ford electric vehicles. State-of-the-art technologies and processes for battery cells, arrays, and packs are core to our competitive strategy and will provide endless opportunities to innovate and grow -- all while helping the environment.

In this position...
  • Lead the specification and delivery of Facility and Infrastructure to support PTO programs, from simultaneous engineering through program launch for all Global PTO sites.
  • Implement and apply standard specifications to support building utilities and foundations to support process equipment.
  • Ensure the identification and capture of lessons learned along with their application to new programs, as well as the impact to existing strategies and standards.
  • Lead simultaneous engineering meetings with Tier I suppliers to orchestrate equipment installation during program reviews with all interested parties.
  • Participate in management program reviews and represent the Facilities and Infrastructure organization in commodity discussions.
  • Define the scope of Equipment Installation and contract appropriate resources to install after reviewing bids and awarding contract.
  • Direct activities of the Installation contractor or internal trades to install and power on equipment according to the required program master timing.
  • Coordinate PTME Process requirements with Ford Land activities to ensure Central utilities support PTME demands.
  • Deliver new model program work for various Powertrain programs.

What you'll do...
  • Working knowledge of a diverse skill set including, air handling, contamination elimination and prevention, power distribution, foundations, etc.
  • Experience interacting with senior management, process engineering, safety, IT, and plant production teams
  • Ability to lead installation contractors and communicate program delivery information.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to coordinate activities and develop timing for building Infrastructure and Equipment Installation across multiple organizations
  • Work with Federal, State and Local jurisdictions, and coordinate necessary building permits and inspections
  • Liaison with Ford Corporate Fire Protection to ensure adequate fire protection for operations to be compliant with AON Insurance Underwriters
  • Obtain Architectural drawings and Certified Stamped drawings as required for any non Ford Land delivered, structural, fire protection and coordinate validation testing
  • Coordinate structural lifting device certification per Ford PTME Standards
  • Procure any Installation material, equipment rentals, and Infrastructure required to support project delivery
  • Coordinate and track Program Facilities Funding and maintain financial checkbook. Support as needed Program studies and financial requirements

You'll have...
  • Degree: Bachelor's in EE/ME/CE
  • 3+ years of facilities engineering experience
  • Self-starting, self-directed with extremely good influential, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Comfortable with some travel and demand approximately 60% to 80% travel at peak program times.
  • Comfortable with working off shift as required during peak program times during install and launch.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to manage technical aspects of the position.
  • Ability to read / understand constuction and installation drawings.

Even better, you may have...
  • Degree: Masters in EE/ME/CE
  • Strong manufacturing background with heavy emphasis on production related equipment.
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications and AutoCAD software.
  • Experience with FMEA, DOE, DMAIC, 5D, 8D processes and problem-solving skills.

You may not check every box, or your experience may look a little different from what we've outlined, but if you think you can bring value to Ford Motor Company, we encourage you to apply!

As an established global company, we offer the benefit of choice. You can choose what your Ford future will look like: will your story span the globe, or keep you close to home? Will your career be a deep dive into what you love, or a series of new teams and new skills? Will you be a leader, a changemaker, a technical expert, a culture builder...or all of the above? No matter what you choose, we offer a work life that works for you, including:
  • Immediate medical, dental, and prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible family care, parental leave, new parent ramp-up programs, subsidized back-up child care and more
  • Vehicle discount program for employees and family members, and management leases
  • Tuition assistance
  • Established and active employee resource groups
  • Paid time off for individual and team community service
  • A generous schedule of paid holidays, including the week between Christmas and New Year's Day
  • Paid time off and the option to purchase additional vacation time.

For a detailed look at our benefits, click here

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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