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Location: Corinth, MS, United States
Date Posted: Nov 12, 2019
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.
Caterpillar Oil, Gas & Marine Division currently has an opening for a Team Lead in the Cylinder Head Department supporting Remanufactured engines located at the Cardinal Drive facility in Corinth, Mississippi. This job role will serve as an integral part of the material flow and scheduling process for the Cylinder Head Assembly Department.
Responsibilities may include but not limited to:
Incumbent will be expected to cross-train in all areas and fill in on the line as needed.
Ensure material is available to maintain an uninterrupted assembly process and the daily scheduling/sequencing of the master production schedule from the value stream Material Analyst.
Ensure team and self is working safely, wearing proper PPE, etc.
Ensure the team is trained on quality requirements and parts are accurate prior to passing to next process.
Help train new Team Members and Technicians with on the job training.
Fill in for absent Team Members or other Team Leads as required.
Respond to Andon calls, resolved issues related to safety, quality, velocity (flow, WIP, CT), and cost (throughput).
Fix issue or communicate to Section Manager, engineer, maintenance, or CI Card.
Lead problem-solving exercises for issues that arise in area.
Originate and own CI cards to drive continuous improvement.
Participate on continuous improvement teams as needed.
Collect date and update metric boards as needed.
Conduct Process Improvement Dialogues at the cell level.
Help develop, update, and ensure 5S adherence.
Ensure daily, weekly, monthly, etc. TPM, OEE is being performed.
Seek customer input to ensure team is meeting expectations.
To help team members be successful at meeting safety requirements, quality levels, take time requirements and performance goals.
Work 50% of time on the line.
Job Eligibility Requirements:
Applicants who are current agency workers within Caterpillar must have worked the required 90 days and also meet the minimum requirements in order to be considered for this position.
Minimum 6 months previous Manufacturing Experience.
Intermediate experience with Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
Top Candidates will also have:
CPS experience (Standard work changes, Respond to Andon calls, RIW or PST participation, Green Belt, etc)
CI System experience
AECOM Work Order system experience
Intermediate experience using ETQ Software.
Experience ordering items from Tool Crib and MSC
Experience with CPS, 5S and Contamination Control
Previous Team Lead experience.
Previous experience with Cylinder Heads.
Previous experience utilizing a hoist.
Previous washer experience.
Previous experience reading Caterpillar blueprints.
Must be able to stand for 8-12 hours.
Must be able to push, pull or lift heavy components multiples times throughout shift
Starting hourly rate: $16.90 with an additional $.50 night shift premium
Location: Corinth, MS - Cardinal Drive Facility
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Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who
now or in the future require sponsorship for employment based non-immigrant and
immigrant visas. However, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job
opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities,
females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.
Relocation assistance is not offered for this position