Caterpillar Employment – Section Manager

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Job Description:

Caterpillar’s Resource Industries Operations and Products division is currently seeking a 3rd shift – Paint Section Manager for its Decatur, IL facility. In this role, you will lead teams and supervise people in manufacturing sections to maximize efficiency in quality velocity and cost.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Initiates and conducts process improvement dialogues with Team Leads and Team Members
  • Leads the creation, implementation and training of standard work procedures
  • Ensures preventive maintenance is performed according to schedule
  • Schedules and prioritizes constrained resources, and adjusts staffing to meet flow and customer requirements
  • Determines priorities and sequences jobs
  • Evaluates assesses, identifies and leads the development of workforce training
  • Assures processes are followed to meet production schedules
  • Actively deploys section value stream improvements
  • Monitors and improves shop floor safety, aggressively eliminates unsafe processes
  • Implements, Lean Manufacturing, 6 Sigma, Internal Certification and others
  • Drives root cause corrective action projects and drives continuous improvement
  • Determines and executes disciplinary action when appropriate
  • Leads section status reporting and monitors / audits section metrics
  • Practices and teaches CPS Guiding Principles

Job Requirements:

  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing
  • Good communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Recent 1+ year experience as a team lead or supervisor
  • Associates degree from an accredited college or university
  • In lieu of a degree, 3+ years experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Leadership experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Leadership experience in a Manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of employees and customers
  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university

Job Details:

Company: Caterpillar

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Decatur, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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