According to China Business News, Weilai Automobile is conscripting talents for multiple roles associated with manufacturing in the United States. The recruitment data shows that Weilai intends to build a new factory in the United States. However, Weilai Automobile replied today that there is no information to disclose about the construction of the US factory.
According to reports, the positions NIO is recruiting include overseas manufacturing park planning experts, body craft experts (overseas projects), overseas planning and infrastructure experts, overseas logistics project managers, etc. Among them, the job descriptions of overseas manufacturing park planning experts require Candidates need to be responsible for 2 or more complete master plan planning project experience, including at least 1 US project master plan planning experience; familiar with and understanding of US state policies, design specifications and planning approval process; familiar with US process planning and master plan planning principles, etc.
Wei Lai’s move has been interpreted by the outside world as it will build a factory in the United States. Currently, Wei Lai has an autonomous driving R&D center in San Jose, California, and a software development team. Although NIO has entered the market in many countries such as Europe, it all adopts the form of vehicle export, and its two manufacturing bases in China are both located in Hefei, Anhui.
Electric Wheelco learned that according to the plan, Weilai will also enter many European countries, including Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, and other countries, in 2022. By 2025, NIO plans to offer products and services in 25 countries and regions. According to the planning map released by Weilai, it includes the United States, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, and other countries.
Originally posted 2022-06-19 13:56:00.