Volvo Group Coach Test Coordinator in Plattsburgh, New York

Job Purpose

Under the supervision of the Production Manager, the focus of this position is to oversee the process of road test and POK process in the Final Finish area. Monitor quality indicators and risk factors with recommendations for improvements as required.

  • Ensure the implementation and enforcement of rules and procedures for health and safety

  • Lead the team enforcement in safety and Quality Inspection/Improvements

  • Plan the work and activities of his/her team to achieve quality objectives

  • Work closely with production in all activities related to quality

  • Validate if nonconformities identified meet drawings or standards

  • Participate in problem-solving quality on production line and in service/field

  • Participate in hiring, assignment, training, evaluation, development and recognition of team members

  • Participate in continuous improvement projects

  • Use the tools to resolve problems and apply the concepts of VPS (Volvo Production System)

  • Validate and participate in the development of quality standards with quality and engineering technicians

  • Experience with utilization data and analysis

  • Set Up action plans to eliminate fundamental causes that impact quality

  • Maintain visual KPI’s for the team

  • Assist team members in implementing improvement suggestions in their area of work


  • Completed degree or certification in technical discipline preferred

  • 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment with emphasis in Quality, 2 of which were in a leadership role

  • Experience in leading and developing teams and working in a team based environment

Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving

  • Dynamic and focused on results

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Training and implementation of lean manufacturing concepts and tools preferred

  • Superior training, communication and coaching skills

  • Planning and prioritization skills

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Buses , is driven by a purpose to ensure that millions of people reach their travel destination every day. Reliably, safely and with respect for the environment. We want to make a difference, being pioneers of sustainable transport solutions of the future. We want to be there for our customers providing uptime and reliability, all over the world every day. Volvo Buses is leading the biggest technology shift in public transport in decades with our electromobility offer. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Volvo Buses


New York



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Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran