Group Leader - Prototype - eMobility Assembly


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  6728


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Mentor and empower their employees to foster a team environment and have strong conflict management skills, be able to maintain employee work schedules, manage multiple projects at once, and have ability to make quick effective decisions
  • Develop and communicate timing requirements for new prototype programs in accordance to the design criteria and customer requested project timing
  • Handle team member work scheduling and issues as well as answer technical questions pertaining to all phases of prototype
  • Be proactive in recognizing technical or capacity roadblocks that may inhibit the timely completion of customer parts or reaching goals / objectives
  • Ensure systems are in place and that the systems are being properly utilized and maintained
  • Coaches, trains and educates team members
  • Actively support, participate and live a continuous improvement mindset as it pertains to prototype
  • Must provide oversight and direction to employees in accordance with Schaeffler policies and procedures as well as assist employees in setting goals.
  • Must lead employees by creating training and development plans, coaching employees, and providing feedback in regards to employee performance, quality, and safety

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or technical related field
  • 5 to 10 years experience in a manufacturing environment  


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Information on our understanding of leadership can be found here:


Your contact 

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC  

Heidi L. Schaad  



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. 


Keywords: Production;  


Job Type: Manager 
Job Family: Production 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: Mechanical Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Assembly, Engineer, Engineering, Manufacturing