Caterpillar, Inc. Manufacturing Project Engineer in Houston, Texas

Manufacturing Project Engineer


The Global Power Systems Division, Oil & Gas, has an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Project Engineer, located in Houston TX or Sulphur OK.

In this position, you will provide consistent manufacturing process improvement support for Kemper Valve & Fittings. This includes capital equipment projects, service center fixtures, technician tooling, work instructions, 5S initiatives, service center safety initiatives, FMEA’s, hydrostatic test machine and efficiency optimization for high pressure flow iron and mobile equipment service support.

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

  • Apply time management practices on key capital projects

  • CPS, FMEA’s and workinstructions

  • Build collaborativeservice department relationships and ensure business integrity is maintained

  • Keep stakeholdersinformed of service projects and process improvements in recertificationservice facilities

  • Maintain accuratetimelines, project management and cost goals for capital expenditures

  • Identify and implementprocess improvements to drive operational excellence in the service centers

  • Prepare related documentation and work instructions necessary for the service center and technicians

  • 30% travel required


Required Qualifications:

  • Manufacturing Engineer degree preferred, college degree or minimum of eight years related to process improvements, manufacturing and operations or combination.

  • Manufacturing / Process / Capital Equipment / Project Engineering experience and/or equivalent combination of education and experience is acceptable

  • Proficient use of MS Office Products specifically Excel, Word and Power Point

Desired Qualifications:

  • An understanding of the Oil & Gas Industry products and services

  • Inspection/Recertification service experience and IMS 3.0 software a plus

  • Excellent project management, teamwork, interpersonal skills to deal with sensitive issues, develop and influence others

Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston

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

Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Req ID: 18000BJE