Chrysler is still hiring skilled personnel for plants and headquarters as it increases production and new-vehicle development. One example, for the Trenton Engine plant, is a maintenance supervisor, who works with the skilled trades to run and maintain equipment, and respond to breakdowns with root cause analysis and corrective actions. The job requires experience and control engineering skills. Other openings are in manufacturing, product development, production, warehousing, purchasing/supplier quality, sales/marketing, and supply-chain management, along with various corporate positions (e.g. IT, HR, and Legal). Those seeking to work with Chrysler may use the Chrysler careers site.
Months after unconfirmed reports made it to Allpar’s pages, the power of Automotive News, in the person of reporter Larry Vellequette, pried a key fact from Chrysler executives — that they cast and build “Ferrari” engines for Maserati. As our sister site pentastars.com reported, the engines are actually cast in Kokomo, and machined in the Trenton Engine plant, using a mixture of [...]
The 2017 Jeep Wrangler may leave its historic steel body-on-frame construction and Toledo plant behind, according to Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, as quoted by Automotive News’ Larry Vellequette. The current Wrangler has good mileage for rugged four wheel drive vehicles, but poor economy overall, at around 17/21 mpg (depending on model and transmission). Mr. Marchionne said the Wrangler will need to lose weight [...]
Keeping a years-long tradition, Chrysler today released a number of “teaser images” for concepts to be revealed at the SEMA aftermarket show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Each brand is covered, though Chrysler has but one car — the 200S. That can be explained by the status of the brand’s three cars: the 2015 300 has yet to be launched, and the [...]