Caterpillar, Inc. Manufacturing Engineer in Jiangsu, China

Manufacturing Engineer

Description

* JOB PURPOSE:* To provide expertise in specificareas of the manufacturing process to ensure the most efficient and costeffective manufacture of product.

* JOB RELATED STATISTICS:* Indeterminate

* JOB DUTIES:* This is a staff position which isexpected to function as a specialist with respect to a specific technical phaseof the assembly and which generally falls within the major areas ofassembly processing, layout, work standards and manufacturing development.

Work assignments may be specialized in nature but mayalso be broad based with coordination between other staff personnel to completea larger project.

Incumbents evaluate projects to define desired resultsand determine logical approaches. Evaluates such factors as cost,personnel yearly usage, equipment, space, etc. as well as other informationneeded to determine requirements. Prepares feasibility studies forappropriateness and cost effectiveness and submits recommendationsaccordingly. Results contribute to the effective management decisions indetermining the most efficient processes, methods, machinery, tools, equipmentin the manufacture of product.

Actual work assignments may be typified as follows:Projection, evaluation, specification and acquisition of new or replacementmachine tools; and reporting as it relates to new product introduction, primeproduct capacity increases, machine replacement, and methods improvement;substituting material and evaluate tool characteristics and requirements; planfactory layouts for effective utilization of space due to rearrangement, newprocesses or expansion, determining the need for modern facilities; assemblyplanning; develop and implement assembly processes in line with CPPD(Concurrent Process and Product Development) and NPI design changes, etc.

This position encompasses planning, tooling,maintenance, plant engineering, assembly, etc. wherever a specific technicalassignment may be needed.

Adheres to established standards, policies and practicesrelating to quality, cost reduction, safety, ergonomics, etc. in performingassigned duties.

To provide expertise in specificareas of the manufacturing process to ensure the most efficient and costeffective manufacture of product.JOB RELATED STATISTICS:IndeterminateJOB DUTIES:This is a staff position which isexpected to function as a specialist with respect to a specific technical phaseof the assembly and which generally falls within the major areas ofassembly processing, layout, work standards and manufacturing development.Work assignments may be specialized in nature but mayalso be broad based with coordination between other staff personnel to completea larger project.Incumbents evaluate projects to define desired resultsand determine logical approaches. Evaluates such factors as cost,personnel yearly usage, equipment, space, etc. as well as other informationneeded to determine requirements. Prepares feasibility studies forappropriateness and cost effectiveness and submits recommendationsaccordingly. Results contribute to the effective management decisions indetermining the most efficient processes, methods, machinery, tools, equipmentin the manufacture of product.Actual work assignments may be typified as follows:Projection, evaluation, specification and acquisition of new or replacementmachine tools; and reporting as it relates to new product introduction, primeproduct capacity increases, machine replacement, and methods improvement;substituting material and evaluate tool characteristics and requirements; planfactory layouts for effective utilization of space due to rearrangement, newprocesses or expansion, determining the need for modern facilities; assemblyplanning; develop and implement assembly processes in line with CPPD(Concurrent Process and Product Development) and NPI design changes, etc.This position encompasses planning, tooling,maintenance, plant engineering, assembly, etc. wherever a specific technicalassignment may be needed.Adheres to established standards, policies and practicesrelating to quality, cost reduction, safety, ergonomics, etc. in performingassigned duties.

Qualifications

* BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:* This positionrequires thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts, gained throughacquisition of an appropriate technical or university degree combined with aminimum of 3 years of appropriate assembly experience or appropriate equivalentexternal experience. Most possess appropriate language and communicationskills.

This Job Description is intended as a general guideto job duties for this position and is intended for the purpose of establishingthe specific salary grade. It is expressly not intended to be acomprehensive list of “essential job functions”.

  • University or technical school degree in a manufacturing engineering-related discipline;

  • Be skilled on the auto-CAD and Office application,

  • Develop assembly tooling experience is necessary

  • Be familiar with the APQP and fabrication process development.

  • Thorough knowledge of weldment manufacturing concepts;

  • Minimum of 3-5 year of assembly -related experience;

  • Good communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

* DesiredQualifications: *

  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment;

  • work on the auto or construction machine environment.

  • industrial layout experience is desired

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

This positionrequires thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts, gained throughacquisition of an appropriate technical or university degree combined with aminimum of 3 years of appropriate assembly experience or appropriate equivalentexternal experience. Most possess appropriate language and communicationskills.This Job Description is intended as a general guideto job duties for this position and is intended for the purpose of establishingthe specific salary grade. It is expressly not intended to be acomprehensive list of “essential job functions”.University or technical school degree in a manufacturing engineering-related discipline;Be skilled on the auto-CAD and Office application,Develop assembly tooling experience is necessaryBe familiar with the APQP and fabrication process development.Thorough knowledge of weldment manufacturing concepts;Minimum of 3-5 year of assembly -related experience;Good communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.DesiredQualifications:Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment;work on the auto or construction machine environment.industrial layout experience is desiredAbility to work with a diverse group of employees and customers.

Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Primary Location China-Jiangsu-Wuxi

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

Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.

Req ID: 1800078T