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Prentiss Reman - Camshaft & Rocker Arm Assembly/Reclaim Team Lead 3 (1st shift)

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Location: Booneville, MS, United States
Date Posted: Nov 16, 2019

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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 supporting Remanufactured engines located at the Prentiss facility in Booneville, Mississippi. This role will have the responsibility to lead a team of 10+ operators in the Rocker Arms Assembly and Reclaim areas. Processes include: Dunk Tanks, Disassembly, Inspection, Mag, Bearing Press, HAAS machining, 
RRA Mazak, Pins & Rollers, Assembly, Packing and Lift operation.

Job Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Provide leadership to all aspects of Rocker Arms Assembly & Reclaim processes
Fill in during Section Manager or Team Lead absence
Demonstrate a proactive approach to safety and stop-to-fix
Lead safety blitz and perform SWS audits
Manage standard work documents for area
Participate in monthly reclaim planning process
Manage flow of core and reclaim material to meet monthly schedules
Communicate and problem solve parts issues as they arise
Execute the OJT process for all new team members
Provide training when needed
Manage BIQ manpower training matrix for area
Originate and own CI cards to drive continuous improvement
Collect data and update metric boards as needed
Understand and communicate all PQVC metrics
Lead PST exercises for issues that arise in area
Conduct Process Improvement Dialogues at the cell level
Help develop, update, and ensure 5S adherence
Respond to Andon calls as needed
Work production when needed to meet customer demand
Participate in area RIW as needed
Must be willing to work overtime
Train and occasionally use forklift, as needed to support process


Job Bid Eligibility Requirements:

Any applicant that is a current agency worker at Caterpillar must have worked the required 90 days and also meet the minimum work requirements.


Basic Qualifications:

Minimum of 6 months manufacturing experience
Intermediate experience with Microsoft applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

Top Candidates will also have:

CPS experience (Standard work changes, Respond to Andon calls, RIW or PST participation, Green Belt, etc)
Intermediate with reading & interpreting blueprints.

CI Process Knowledge

AECOM Maintenance Work Order system

Basic experience with ETQ reliance system
Previous leadership experience.
BIQ/BIS Experience

Experience ordering items from Tool Crib and MSC
Basic skills with LMS (Location Management System)

Physical Requirements:

May require walking, standing, and working in various workstations for shift intervals as well as various administrative desk requirements. 

Must be able to push/pull/lift up to 25 pounds.

Job Information:
Starting hourly rate: $16.90
Shift: 1st
Hours: 5a-3p (Mon.-Thurs.)
Location: Booneville, MS - Prentiss 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 website

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

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Nov 16, 2019


United States