Regulatory Engineer - Materials - Sustainability, Environment and Safety Dept.

  • Ford Motor Company
  • Dearborn, MI, United States
  • Mar 16, 2017
Full time Environmental Science/Engineering

Job Description

Position Title: Regulatory Engineer-Materials


At Ford Motor Company, we are dedicated to designing, manufacturing and selling high quality vehicles that meet the diverse needs of our customers. We believe our employees and the different perspectives that they bring to the business are the driving force behind our success. Come discover a company that is focused on the quality of our vehicles, the environment, the community and the world in which we live.


  • Develop and coordinate strategy for vehicle material related issues (i.e. substances of concern, green chemistry, high voltage battery recycling) including rulemaking and Corporate policy
  • Communicate challenges and strategy to management to ensure corporate alignment and support
  • Work with and reinforce strong working relationships with external entities (regulatory agencies, trade associations, and non-governmental organizations) and internal partners (product development, legal staff, and government relations) to support Ford’s objectives
  • Conduct real world product data analysis to support data driven rulemaking, communications and strategy to ensure strategic alignment with Ford’s product strategy
  • Support international regulatory forecasting and negotiating strategies

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a related technical/scientific field of study
  • 2+ years of technical or policy experience
  • 1+ years of experience with Microsoft Office

Preferred Requirements:

  • Strong negotiation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to lead and coordinate groups (internal and external) with competing interests
  • Experience in negotiating (with government agencies a plus)

The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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