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Are you ready to make an impact? ZF is looking for talented individuals to join our team. As a FutureStarter, you’ll have the opportunity to shape the future of mobility. Join us and be part of something extraordinary!


Country/Region:  US

Charleston, SC, US, 29418

Req ID 46754 | North Charleston, SC, United States

Commercial Vehicle solutions from the ZF Group provide the capability to shape the future of commercial transportation systems. With a comprehensive portfolio and expertise it enables ZF to reimagine transportation for a safer and sustainable tomorrow. Our technologies and services for commercial vehicles and fleets make them more efficient, safe, connected, intelligent and automated wherever they operate.



  • Performs assignments in accordance with established safety policies and procedures
  • Adheres to the Quality Policy, including all items assigned to this position in accordance with OMS procedures, & work instructions
  • Performs any specified quality assurance checks designated for each job, function or assignment 
  • Demonstrate the ability to meet production standards on specific assignments within a reasonable time, depending on the degree of difficulty operate equipment, to meet the requirement of customers and build schedules
  • Maintain cleanliness in work areas, in compliance with assigned work site tasks
  • Execute specified installation and part assembly per verbal or written instructions. 
  • Inspect, test and verify completion of product components and final assemble units
  • Conduct analysis of nonconformance’s, troubleshoot, and modify as necessary
  • Document, package and ship per OMS, or verbal/ written instructions
  • Ability to become knowledgeable of multiple operational tasks, and various workstations 
  • Participate in training activities including, but not limited to quality, safety, and operations
  • Demonstrate continuous improvement through rotation of operational workstations as required by supervisors                                                                                                                     



  • High School Diploma/ GED preferred
  • Experienced working in a team oriented environment preferred
  • Manufacturing experience preferred


Physical Demands:                                                                                                                 
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made.

  • Stand for extended periods of time 
  • Frequently lift up to 25 lbs, occasionally lift up to 40 lbs, and correctly lift up to 75 lbs *
  • Occasionally to frequently bend, twist and squat 
  • Perform fast-paced repetitive use of both right and left hands, including light-grasping, pushing, pulling, reaching, and carrying


Working Environment:                                                                                                            
Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations will be made.

  • Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses and steel toe shoes
  • Ability to tolerate moderate to loud noise, below 80 DBA (hearing protection not required)   
  • Ability to perform in a non-climate-controlled environment 



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Lanette Ervin


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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