Caterpillar takes a system
view of the life of our products. We design and manufacture them for multiple
lives, our dealers support and service them to maximize their value to the
customer, and we remanufacture them at the end of their serviceable life to
deliver the next generation of value. Our industry leading engineering and
manufacturing expertise, large field population and world class dealer
organization make this possible. This total life cycle approach allows us to
provide sustainable solutions that help our customers build a better world.
The Caterpillar Oil, Gas & Marine Division has a 2nd shift Section Manager position located at our Corinth, MS Office. In this role, you will supervise and provide leadership to Team Leads assigned to manufacturing areas.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
processing needs to assure fixtures, tooling and methods are provided to meet
schedules and production requirements
Determines priorities and schedules the sequence of jobs
Determines overtime needs, determines priorities when resources are
insufficient, and decides when disciplinary action is necessary
Ensures production meets quality / cost standards
Ensures necessary parts and materials are ordered and distributed in a timely
and efficient manner
Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase
Works to improve processes, timeliness and reduce costs by eliminating
non-value added activities
Ensures preventive maintenance is performed according to schedule
Implements various corporate initiatives such as 5S, Lean Manufacturing, 6 Sigma,
Internal Certification, etc
Monitors and improves safety on the shop floor; eliminating any unsafe
operations and ensuring a safe and clean production environment
Evaluates, assesses, and identifies training needs of the workforce
Ensures training and effective utilization of work force
Performs the following CPS-related duties:
Accountability for value stream mapping
Resource allocation to meet requirements
Trains and models the CPS Guiding Principles
Deploys process improvement dialogues
Deploys Root Cause Corrective Action on issues that arise and drive continuous
Reports section status and monitors and audits related metrics
Leads efforts to develop and deploy standard work for each work area.
5+ years of job related experience (preferable in manufacturing)
1+ years of Team Lead/Supervisory role
1+ years experience in Customer Service, Manufacturing, and/or Operations
Top Candidates Will Also Have:
Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment
Experience in the areas of Quality, Distribution and Maintenance
Ability to work with a diverse group of employees and customers
Good communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.
This is a 2nd shift position.
This position will be located in Corinth, MS.
This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that
require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as, H, L,
TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities
outside of the U.S which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities,
females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.
Relocation assistance is offered for this position.