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Caterpillar, Inc. Section Manager - 2nd Shift in Athens, Georgia

Section Manager - 2nd Shift

Description

Caterpillar’s Section Managers lead teams and supervise people in manufacturing sections to maximize efficiency in quality, velocity and cost.

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

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  • Monitor and improve shop floor safety, aggressively eliminating unsafe processes;

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  • Assures fixtures, tooling and processes are followed to meet production schedules;

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  • Determines priorities and sequences jobs;

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  • Schedules and prioritizes constrained resources, and adjusts staff to meet flow and customer requirements;

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  • Determines and executes disciplinary action when appropriate;

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  • Ensures production material is procured and distributed to meet production schedules;

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  • Increases production efficiency through continuous improvement and waste elimination;

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  • Ensures preventive maintenance is performed according to schedule;

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  • Implements, Lean Manufacturing, 6 Sigma, Internal Certification and others; and

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  • Evaluates, assess, identifies and leads the deployment of workforce training.

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  • Section Value Stream Mapping;

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  • Actively deploys section value stream improvements;

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  • Practices and teaches CPS Guiding Principles;

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  • Initiates and conducts process improvement dialogs with Team Leads and Team Members;

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  • Drives root cause corrective action projects and continuous improvement;

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  • Leads section status reporting and monitors / audits section metrics; and

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  • Leads the creation, implementation and training of standard work procedures.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

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  • Bachelor’s Degree (and)

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  • 1 year of manufacturing experience(and)

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  • Direct Supervisory Experience

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  • Or in Lieu of a Bachelorsdegree & Direct Supervisory Experience

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  • 4 years of Team Leadexperience

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  • Strong communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Top candidates will also have:

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  • 2 years AssemblyLeadership experience

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  • Strong Background inleadership and Team Building and execution

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  • Ability to work with a diverse group of employees and customers.

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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

Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Primary Location United States-Georgia-Athens

Unposting Date: Jan 20, 2020, 10:59:00 PM

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

Req ID: 2000004N

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