As a Group Manager at Caterpillar, you will direct an assigned production area in the manufacture and/or assembly of quality parts to meet established production requirements.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Manages multiple sections and reports to the facility manager.
Owns the Continuous Improvement process, making sure new ideas are generated, worked and implemented, and any roadblocks are eliminated.
Performs on-going evaluation of work loads and assists Section Managers in solving problems
Contributes to the total manufacturing effort by directing and controlling several operations from fabrication, manufacturing, assembly, test, and shipping.
Ensures production schedules can be met in a Lean Manufacturing environment to satisfy assembly line and parts schedule requirements.
Initiates and conducts process improvement dialogs with Section Managers, Team Leads and Team Members.
Develops detailed near-term and long-term production plans.
Drives root cause analysis and resolution on all forms of loss, i.e., safety, quality, production.
- Requires a college degree and/or considerable experience
with solid business management skills and lean processes / tools
- A minimum of 6 – 10 years of progressively responsible
- Demonstrated leadership skills
- Strong management, motivational and problem-solving
skills along with good human relations and communications skills
Top Candidates Will Also
- General understanding of the Caterpillar organization,
products, policies, and procedures
- Technical understanding of the manufacturing and
material selection process
**Relocation is available**
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.
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