Location: Corinth, MS, United States
Date Posted: Apr 7, 2021
Closing Date: Apr 15, 2021
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.
Our Caterpillar Remanufacturing Division currently has an opening for a Team Lead position located in the Corinth, MS facility.
Responsibilities may include but not limited to:
Incumbents on this job serve as an integral part of the material flow and scheduling process for the Cylinder Head Assembly area.
Ensure material is available to maintain an uninterrupted assembly process and the daily scheduling/sequencing of the master production schedule from the value stream Material Analyst.
Ensure team and self is working safely, wearing proper PPE, etc.
Ensure the team is trained on quality requirements and parts are accurate prior to passing to next process.
Help train new Team Members and Technicians with on the job training.
Fill in for absent Team Members or other Team Leads as required.
Respond to Andon calls, resolved issues related to safety, quality, velocity (flow, WIP, CT), and cost (throughput).
Fix issue or communicate to Section Manager, engineer, maintenance, or CI Card.
Lead problem-solving exercises for issues that arise in area.
Originate and own CI cards to drive continuous improvement.
Participate on continuous improvement teams as needed.
Collect date and update metric boards as needed.
Conduct Process Improvement Dialogues at the cell level.
Help develop, update, and ensure 5S adherence.
Develop PinPoint work instructions with Engineering and help to ensure it is kept up-to-date and followed.
Ensure daily, weekly, monthly, etc. TPM is being performed.
Seek customer input to ensure team is meeting expectations.
To help team members be successful at meeting safety requirements, quality levels, take time requirements and performance goals.
Work 50% of time on the line.
Job Bid Eligibility Requirements:
Top Candidate Must Also Have:
Shift: 2nd shift
Starting Hourly Rate: $16.90 with an additional $.60 night shift premium
Work Location: Corinth, MS
Work Hours: 4PM - 2AM
This is a full time position with full benefits including 401K with 6% company match.
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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 assistance is not offered for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.
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