General Assembly Process Engineering Associate

Date:  Dec 9, 2023

Savannah, GA, US

Requisition ID:  700


HMGMA is the abbreviation of Hyundai Motor Group Metaplant America. It is Hyundai Motor Group's first dedicated EV mass-production plant and is an innovative plant with cutting-edge production technology applied.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as technical expert of assigned area during vehicle launches.  
  • Coordinate and lead project activities, including new equipment installation, supplier selection, and implementation phases.
  • Need to prepare spec package after reviewing requirement. (Quality, Safety, UPH, Layout, Ergonomics etc.)
  • Communicate with Advanced Vehicle Manufacturing Engineering Team in Korea and other relevant teams in R&D from Korea/USA for successful launch.
  • Host video conference in new vehicle design improvement and status follow up meeting.
  • Responsible for preparation of the Assembly Process Sheets considering method and line condition with detailed picture and text.
  • Work content to be explained through a picture drawn in the workers’ position according to work content, work order and work status.
  • Responsible to check the workability and quality for vehicle assembly.
  • Ability to check vehicle drawing (tightening hardware and torque, vehicle dimension, etc.)   and design work process as the assembly sequence.
  • Determine the Man Hour based on MODAPTS and optimize allocation Analyze and continuously improve performance of assigned area (safety, quality, production, cost, and human factors).
  • Participate in Cross Functional Teams (CFT) and other problem solving teams, as directed by Senior Management.
  • Serve as technical expert for Team Members, Team Leaders, including technical training, as required.
  • Support daily production issues as required.
  • Continually review technical developments in area of responsibility and propose new technology projects as appropriate.
  • Prepare presentations/reports on current projects, progress, and issues to management.
  • Understand and control labor allocation.
  • Meet all other requirements as assigned.
  • Ability to perform multi-tasks with multiple priorities within a designated time frame.

Qualifications & Preferences


  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline or equivalent or equivalent desired
  • (Other) No reason for disqualification for overseas travel or stay.
  • Skills/Knowledge: MS Word / Excel / PowerPoint


  • Experience in vehicle assembly processes and equipment of General Assembly division.
  • Experience or knowledge of the new plant construction process.
  • Up to 5 years of job-related experience in an engineering/industrial environment
  • Experience in vehicle assembly automation and automatic supply of assembly parts
  • Preferred Skills/Knowledge: CATIA, CAD or similar programs
  • Good communication skills and excellent leadership skills

Travel Requirement

  • Domestic / International travel required.


Working Hours (Shift) Requirement

  • Employment opportunities at HMGMA will be completed in multiple phases.
  • Shift assignment for this position may change to meet the business needs. 
  • Any changes will be communicated to employees and according to accommodation; will be considered.


Compensation & Benefit

  • HMGMA offers opportunities for growth, work flexibility, competitive pay, and benefits.
  • HMGMA benefits include competitive Medical / Vision / Dental insurance, paid holidays, paid time off, and competitive 401k plan.


Other Information

  • FLSA Classification: Exempt/Salary
  • When submitting a resume for this position, I understand that this information may be used to create a registration with the Georgia Department of Labor on Employ Georgia.


HMGMA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: Savannah