Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Training for 2015 F-150 Production Begins at Kansas City Assembly Plant

Training for 2015 F-150 Production Begins at Kansas City Assembly Plant
PEKIN, Illi. - The all-new F-150 certainly started off the first month of the new year with a bang! As the 2015 F-150 flew off of dealership lots in the matter of days, Ford Motor Company realized it was crucial that they hire more employees to meet the demand for this best-in-class, quality pickup. Without a moment of hesitation, Ford Motor Company announced at the start of February that they would be adding 1,550 new jobs to help support the production of the all-new 2015 F-150.

With no time to waste, training for the 2015 F-150 production has begun at the Kansas City Assembly Plant. Ford has developed a production training program to support the innovative method behind the all-new F-150's production. Since it's debut, the 2015 F-150 has been known as the smartest, toughest, most capable F-150 of its kind and in order to effectively produce it, employees must understand the latest in advanced materials and technologies. These skilled trades will spend more than 400 hours participating in in-class and hands-on courses that cover everything from the installation of new equipment to the truck's advanced electrical control system. 

Training for 2015 F-150 Production Begins at Kansas City Assembly Plant

As employees work to complete their training for the 2015 F-150 production, they will undergo a special element of the program known as the "train the trainer" model. Here workers will be expected to be subject matter experts on the all of the new F-150 equipment, allowing them to train the crew they work with on a daily basis. Production of the all-new 2015 Ford F-150 will begin at the Kansas City Assembly Plant at the end of the first quarter of 2015. As soon as the newest Ford employees begin to get their stride, Kansas City Assembly Plant and the Dearborn Truck Plant will be able to produce at least 700,000 F-150s per year to be distributed throughout 90 markets globally. 

GREAT NEWS! The wait is finally over and you can get behind the wheel of your very own 2015 Ford F-150 with help from Velde Ford. At Velde Automotive Group, we are committed to providing our customers with an unbeatable level of service and a great car buying experience. Feel free to visit either of our dealerships, Velde Ford  at 2200 North 8th Street, Pekin, IL 61554 or Velde Cadillac Buick GMC is located at 2220 North 8th Street, Pekin, IL 61554.

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