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Location: N. Little Rock, AR, United States
Date Posted: Mar 6, 2021
Closing Date: Mar 6, 2021
What does it mean to live the Caterpillar Experience?
It means you play a part in building a better world. You contribute to a winning culture—a spirit of accountability—that has driven change on every continent for more than 90 years. To work with us is a commitment to improve sustainability, invent for the digital age and innovate in order to bring solutions to millions of people. Sure, you work for Caterpillar. But more importantly, you work for the good of your career, your family, your community and your world.
Caterpillar is, and will remain, a global leader. All of our achievements—our ability to power the world’s infrastructure, our cutting-edge products and services and our world-class supply chain—are only possible because we employ the very best talent. Work with the best!
Customers of Caterpillar equipment have come to expect high quality products and the Motor graders, Medium Wheel Loaders, Cold Planers and Rotary Mixers we make in North Little Rock are no exception and it started with the manufacturing process. If you get a charge from being part of the team that makes this happen, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join the team as a Manufacturing Engineer. As a Manufacturing Engineering, you will collaborate with the team in maintaining and improving processes and systems in the manufacture of the products produced in the facility. Further, you will analyze and recommend current and future systems, procedures and equipment needs based on manufacturing requirements.
Specifically, in this role, you can expect to:
Perform technical analysis of manufacturing processes through a lens of continuous improvement.
Design and direct the acquisition of all necessary tooling and machines.
Troubleshoot day-to-day process issues, develop solutions and monitor improvements.
Procure material related to manufacturing improvements through external suppliers.
Analyze and deploy engineering change notices.
Establish and maintain standard work.
Respond to customer issues and lead process improvements.
To be successful in this role, you must bring (Basic Qualifications):
A bachelor’s degree in Engineering or an Engineering Technology discipline.
A thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts demonstrated through prior experience working in a large equipment manufacturing environment
Good communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office
Proficient with VPPA (Virtual Process Planning for Assembly)
Proficient with Engineering Team Center
Proficient with AutoCAD
Experience with MES and SAP
Ability to work with a diverse group of employees and customers
Top candidates will also bring:
Experience with 3D modeling programs (NX or Creo)
ISE is not available for this position.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
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.
SummaryCaterpillar’s Manufacturing Engineer position works both independently and as part of a team to maintain and improve processes and systems used in large equipment manufacturing. The incumbent analyzes and recommends current and future systems, procedures and equipment needs based on manufacturing requirements.