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Manufacturing Project Manager

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Location: Athens, GA, United States
Date Posted: Mar 4, 2021
Closing Date: Mar 4, 2021

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Description

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:

The key focus for the Manufacturing Project Manager is to develop and execute a project portfolio aligned with plant strategy focused on Safety, People, Quality, Velocity, and Cost.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:  

  • Requires a high degree of experience in Project Management across multiple functions and possesses people skills that promote efficiency and effectiveness of teams in a diverse and cross-functional work environment. 
  • Works with the local Leadership Team and process partners to develop and execute a project portfolio focused on strategic and tactical plans to meet business objectives. 
  • Provides direction and guidance in a continuous effort to improve manufacturing productivity and total cost aligned with business plans. 
  • Focuses on standardization of technology, where applicable, across the facility and provides leadership in the implementation of integrated technologies within the factory.  
  • Develops individual and standardized presentations on all projects and establishes priorities for cost effectiveness.  
  • Performs liaison duties with various functional areas to promote smooth transition of new and revised corporate and plant systems and operations. 
  • Adheres to established standards, policies and practices relating to quality, cost reduction, safety, ergonomics, etc., in performing assigned duties. 
  • Champions change management and ensures all interested parties through the communication and control plan are engaged and aligned. 
  • Manages the completion of its own work assignments and coordinates work with others. 
  • Impacts all key metrics involving Safety, People, Quality, and Cost. 

  

Basic Qualifications:

  • A Bachelors degree in business, engineering, manufacturing or similar discipline combined with a minimum of 5 years of job-related experience. 
  • Considerable experience in project management and has demonstrated success in managing multiple concurrent projects using Lean and/or Six Sigma methodologies. 
  • Analytical ability as well as excellent oral and written communications skills 

Top candidates will also have:

  • Professional certification by a recognized professional association or certification body (PMP, CIE, Lean/Six Sigma, etc.). 
  • Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering or other related Engineering experience. 

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

Relocation is available for this position.

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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Summary

JOB PURPOSE: To develop and execute a project portfolio aligned with plant strategy focused on Safety, People, Quality, Velocity, and Cost.
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Job Info

Mar 4, 2021

R0000012449

United States


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