VW Chatanooga Job - 29466352 | CareerArc
  Search for More Jobs
Get alerts for jobs like this Get jobs like this tweeted to you
Company: VW Chatanooga
Location: Auburn Hills, MI
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Automotive, Motor Vehicle, Dealers


Job Summary

This position is responsible for the timely preparation and submission of vehicle emission certification documents (including applications, running changes and field fixes) to the appropriate government agencies, the entry of test vehicle emission certification data into government databases. This position also fields technical and regulatory questions from internal and external groups (including questions from government agencies), and acts as a representative of the Volkswagen Group in discussions with government agencies. These tasks require a high level of accuracy.

Job Responsibilities

Emission Certification Testing Submission & Analysis – (80%)

  • Prepares, reviews, and edits emission certification applications and submits to appropriate government agencies via electronic means.

  • Prepares, reviews, and edits running change/field fix documentation and submits to the appropriate government agencies via electronic means.

  • Reviews technical bulletins and coordinate with VWGoA service colleagues to maintain consistency/transparency between certification and service related documents.

  • Communicates the status of the emission certification process to ensure that certification is completed efficiently to support vehicle market introduction.

  • Inputs Volkswagen Group vehicle emission test data into government databases.

  • Analyzes and distributes vehicle emission test data for vehicles that have been tested at government agency test laboratories.

  • Makes arrangements for the shipment and receipt of test vehicles to support groups' activities.

  • Supports other EEO regulatory activities as required.

    Communication and Special Projects – (20%)

  • Maintains a professional relationship with Certification and Technical groups at the Volkswagen Group Development and Emission Certification Centers (Volkswagen, Audi, Bentley, Lamborghini, and Bugatti). Responds to certification/regulatory related inquiries from these groups.

  • Responds to requests for vehicle specifications and emission data from various organizations.

  • Prepares, reviews, and submits the Volkswagen Group Clean Vehicle Rebate Program (for qualifying vehicles) to appropriate government agencies. Directs contact with internal marketing/launch teams to ensure rebates are available and achieved for qualifying vehicles.

  • Maintains and edits EEO (Vinnie) website to ensure latest documents are available throughout the organization.

  • Responds to technical and certification / regulatory related inquiries from government agencies.



Required Experience

  • 5 to 7 years of experience in Emissions/Regulatory/Certification field

Required Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree – Engineering, Information Systems, Automotive Technology, or related field or equivalent

Desired Degree

  • Master's Degree – Engineering, Business, Automotive Technology, or IT Project Management

Required Skills

  • Understanding of Volkswagen Group product portfolio, including technical features.

  • Working knowledge of vehicle emissions and component testing and associated laboratory procedures.

  • Understanding of emission regulations and emission certification procedures.

  • Proficiency with standard business software; basic knowledge of and ability to learn the function of computer databases.

  • Presentation and Communication skills – providing concise information to both internal and external audiences through written communication and via presentation to technical audiences

Desired Skills

  • Direct experience with emission certification and emission testing.

  • Direct experience with onboard diagnostic system applications.

  • Ability to document work product and processes affecting EEO.

Work Flexibility

  • Domestic and international travel required – up to 25% (2-7 day duration).

  • Work schedule can be somewhat flexible (e.g., flextime, or compressed work week).

  • Must be available to contact colleagues at U.S. and European locations and government agencies across the U.S. and Canada.

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


 Apply on company website