Modern wire harness systems and exclusive vehicle interiors: The name DRÄXLMAIER stands for automotive innovations – products that enhance your driving experience. Every day, approximately 75,000 associates around the world cooperate to contribute their knowledge, skills and automotive passion toward this goal. Individuals, who like to take on responsibilities, use their creativity and contribute their ideas toward the common success. Individuals like you!

Equipment Planner

Job Req ID:  114276

Duncan, US, 29334

Work Type:  Full time
Contract Type:  unlimited

Objective of job:


  • Planning and realizing of production equipment, and/or production procedures as well as their integration into

           the plant operation process. Responsible for the development and linking of several equipment, with several
           processes (in Development) OR responsible for the planning, procurement and development of equipment for
           nearly all technology groups, (in Production)


Principal Activities:


  •  Preparation of equipment targets, (e.g. cycle times, personnel, utilization, etc.) in corporation with Process Development and/or Application Engineering, in consideration with their project   targets as input     for Process Planning
  •  Negotiations with internal or rather, external suppliers regarding technology, timing plan and content in line with

             Production, Process Engineering and Purchasing

  •  Planning and support of the equipment implementation within the plant
  •  Creation, maintenance and balancing of the equipment timing plans with the project plans, in corporation with the

             project teams

  •  Collaboration in the industrialization of a project, in corporation with Process Planning and Logistic with the goal to

             achieve the optimum in layout, production flow, material procurement, material flow, and tool change

  •  Creation of cost comparison, economic efficiency, amortization calculations; regarding various equipment concepts,

              in corporation with Process Planning and Application Engineering


Job Requirements:


  • Bachelors Degree
  • 2-3+ years experience in related field
  • 25% travel required




  • Competitive pay structure
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision
  • Great paid time off and holidays
  • Company match 401k program



We are looking forward to your application.


Company / Legal Entity: DAA Dräxlmaier Automotive of America LLC., Org-Code: OI-US-DUN62 

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina