As a Manufacturing Engineer you will provide technical support to Caterpillar Remanufacturing facilities by assist technical services management by performing technical analysis of manufacturing
processes, systems, heat treat, N/C programming, cellular manufacturing, etc. to permit effective management, decisions, by ensuring Machining and grinding processes and equipment result in meeting Caterpillar specifications and standards for our Core products. Ensure efficient and cost- effective machining processes are executed and implemented, as well as pursues continuous improvement through NPI & Salvage projects.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Ensure introduction of robust high Quality machining processes
Executes Machining Technology Strategy for Nuevo Laredo
Coaches and direct local operational teams to drive for efficiency of CNCs and related processes.
Functions as subject matter experts with local teams to research, find, validate, justify and land the best optimal cost effective machining equipment and/or process
Responsible to create, maintain most effective machining programs and also for continuous improvement.
Functions as Subject Matter expert with local teams and provides machining solutions on existing processes as well as new processes: diagnosis and support.
Functions as subject matter experts with local teams to define requirements and specifications for new machining equipment implementations through MQRs (Machine Qualification Requirements) - Not a CNC is purchased without this person’s involvement and leadership – Provides solutions to customers
Prioritizes improvement projects and maintains communication with Customers
Follows established Quality procedures such as Procedure for product implementation and processes changes (PCNs), PPAP procedures, Capital Folder, etc.
Functions as subject matter experts with local teams to explore innovative machining solutions
BS degree in Mechanical, Mechatronics Engineering with experience on Machining
Intermediate - Advanced English level, written and oral communication
3+ years of relevant experience in Machining programming and processes including turning, milling, multi-axis and grinding
Experience on leading improvement projects related to Machining
Knowledgeable and experience with Project Management basics
Negotiation with Customers and prioritization skills
Provides effective communication and services in solving production problems or pursuing operations improvements
Knowledge of Caterpillar Reman products
Certified Six Sigma Green Belt.
Project Management advanced skills