Sculpting Group Manager - Clay

General Motor
June 05, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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There's never been a more exciting time to work for General Motors!

GM's Creative Design Organization is seeking a Group Manager for Clay Sculpting. In this role, you will manage employees engaged in multiple programs. You will evaluate employee performance and provide career development guidance. You will represent the interests of the Sculpting Organization with cross-functional management teams. You will support hiring activities and develop staffing strategies. You will provide leadership and oversight to ensure sculpting deliverables meet engineering requirements.

The General Motors Design organization is transforming the future of transportation and mobility solutions. This is an incredible opportunity to be part of a team that is impacting the future of young people, as well as building the diverse talent pipeline for GM Design!

Position requires an employee to be on-site on a full-time basis.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Exhibit a safety mindset while identifying, taking ownership and resolving safety concerns
  • Hold self and others accountable for measurable high-quality, timely and cost-effective results, without compromising the integrity, safety and quality of work
  • Sculpting organization representative of studio leadership team
  • Participate in the selection of new employees
  • Manage resource alignment and staffing requirements
  • Deliver employee evaluations and deliver compensation package for direct reports
  • Identify development opportunities and recommend training
  • Provide direction to sculpting workgroup and administer corporate and staff policies
  • Communicate model development timelines to cross functional team members
  • Ensure deliverables meet surface quality standards at GVDP program release gates
  • Approve physical and digital model quality prior to release
  • Develop common processes and best practices
  • Ask for and anticipate customer needs; make all business decisions to support those needs
  • Stay abreast of relevant technology, design trends, and model development methods
  • Additional Description

    Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrate the courage to make the changes that will improve the organization and helps others overcome their resistance to change

  • Exceptional interpersonal and collaborative skills

  • Strong analytical ability to solve problems
  • Expertise in surface, form, and line development
  • Effectively communicate with internal and external team members
  • Proficient in the use of current office software (Excel, Power Point, Word, etc.) with strong ability to create presentations/communication documentation
  • Be perceptive, identify imperfections, communicate, address, and follow up
  • Effectively deliver prompt, honest feedback to your employees.
  • Demonstrates and drives behaviors that support diversity and inclusion within the organization
  • Education and/or Training:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred/equivalent industry related experience considered
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    Diversity Information

    General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

    We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

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