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!

Project Leader Development

Job Req ID:  112758

Duncan, US, 29334

Work Type:  Full time
Contract Type:  unlimited

TITLE:                      POSITION:  Project Leader Development       


JOB DUTIES: Manage and coordinate overall projects for automobile parts manufacturing based on customer requirements. Ensure product development and support which is on schedule, adheres to the budget and the development (product & process) status, from the concept phase through series production as per agreement with the Program Manager and the Management while adhering to the defined project targets and the available resources. Cooperate in B-level and A-level projects. Create project plans/concepts and assure they are followed (e.g. resource planning, schedule planning, cost planning, etc.) in cooperation with technical or key project leaders. Act as interface between involved internal/external areas and Development. This position requires 10% domestic and 20% international travel. Teleworking is permitted within a reasonable commuting distance of the Duncan, SC office, up to 50% of the time.


LOCATION: DAA Draexlmaier Automotive of America LLC, 1751 East Main Street, Duncan, SC 29334



Main Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or a closely related field and three (3) years of experience as a Lead Design Engineer, Principal Lead Designer, Engineering Technologist, Design Engineer, Product Design Engineer, or a closely related occupation.


Special Skills: Also requires experience in the following:


  • 3 years development of interior automotive parts;
  • 2 years Automotive Industry Product Development/Tool Design;
  • IATF 16949 Standard;
  • ISO 14001/ISO 45001;
  • General Dimensional and Tolerancing ISO 1101 / ASME Y14.5;
  • Development Process Management;
  • Adonis Process 9, 14, 15;
  • Teamcenter Product Lifecycle Management (PLM); and
  • Catia V5.


CONTACT: Send email to Ally Quesada at or apply online at Please reference job title on resume.

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Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina