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Manager Packaging Engineering/经理, 包装工程

We're creating our own future. So are you.

At Volvo Cars, we have bold targets when it comes to innovation, sales and customer experience, and we’re developing new technologies to lead in safety, autonomous driving and electrification. If you want to grow together with talented people who are creating a new automotive future, we have a job for you.



Learn, lead and develop people and business. Manage company business and people resources effectively, set future business direction within area of responsibility and demonstrate personal leadership in support of company business objectives and the Volvo Cars culture.

Meet project objectives and deliverables according to time, cost and quality.


Main tasks

Organize work and internal/external resources so that company objectives, short and long-term are met in an efficient manner.

Utilize assigned company resources effectively to add value to the business and/or support value creation activities in the business

Manage and allocate the assigned work effectively to ensure that each employee is able and motivated to contribute to their maximum potential to sustainable business success

Lead and develop the Packaging Engineering department efficiently to support Volvo Car Corporation APAC

Organize and lead the regular running issue meeting across plants

Ensure all the open issues can be closed within defined lead time

Keep full traceability and transparency about all issues

Drive the continuous improvement of packaging in the running phase moving towards overall logistics targets

Secure the close loop of learning from running phase back to project phase

Balance various demands and prioritize activities for optimal efficiency and results

Develop and monitor KPIs to ensure process and activities in line with requirement from Logistics APAC

Ensure the required resources and competences for the organization

Communicate expectations and decisions to employees

Lead in a manner which drives the Volvo Car Culture



Operate in accordance with the legal framework and agreements.

Provide leadership and direction to the Packaging Engineering/Project team to accomplish all team goals and objectives.

Operate to company compliance standards, terms and instructions.

Adhere to company processes procedures and keep data record updated

Steer and manage the root cause analysis for the open issues

Escalate issues to higher level or cross functions to ensure highest working efficiency

Manage team development through training, coaching and career mapping; develop personal growth opportunities.



Authority to organize, lead and manage assigned resources, to fulfil the responsibility described in the Function Description for the organization in scope for the manager.

In case the targets are not possible to achieve, due to obstacles or constraints of any kind, the manager has the authority to escalate such issues to his/her superior manager, or use defined governance (fora) to get support.

Financial authority according to Volvo Cars Delegated Authorities.


Competence requirement

Bachelor degree or equivalent in engineering or logistics

5+ years of working experience within the packaging engineering section

2+ years of working experience in manufacturing industry and car plants is a plus

Proficient knowledge in packaging types for both one-way/returnable packing and racks

Good team management skills, good conflict solving capability

Approved strong communication skills both inside and outside the organization with same or conflicting interests or targets

Being creative and innovative in problem solving process

Thinking and acting with positive manner while maintaining can-do altitude


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

VCCN-Shanghai Jiading (APHQ), CN

Job requisition ID:  40128

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