Caterpillar, Inc. Robot Application Engineer in Jiangsu, China

Robot Application Engineer

Description

As an experienced Robot Application Engineer at Caterpillar, you will have an opportunity to provide the technical expertise necessary to design, develop, and implement manufacturing systems, automation manufacturing operations to support cost reduction.

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

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  • Leading the robot and automation application to drive the cost reduction

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  • As the robot application expert, need to provide the consult to other team from robot development to the daily maintenance.

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  • Providing the application, procurement, processing, installation and capability of new welding, painting, and / or assembly

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  • Designing, developing and implementing the integration of manufacturing systems including factory control software, scheduling techniques, simulation and systems application.

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  • Developing, analyzing and managing Manufacturing/ Assembly Projects.

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  • Assisting in developing department capital and expense budgets.

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  • Engaging in creative problem solving to address operational issues including: ergonomic/ safety, efficiency improvements, process bottlenecks, quality concerns.

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  • Working with internal and external suppliers to develop and manage projects to ensure efficient and cost-effective systems and processes to produce quality products.

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  • Providing manufacturing technical support in process control and internal certification.

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  • Coordinating the corporate manufacturing and office space utilization and assisting in preparation of business proposals for rearrangements or additions or complete new facilities that are being proposed to ensure proper utilization of space.

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  • Coordinating the purchase and application of machine tools, controls and related equipment corporate wide to ensure the latest technology is being used to increase efficiency and economy of operations.

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  • Designing complex or intricate jigs and fixtures.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

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  • University or technical degree in a manufacturing engineering-related discipline (or equivalent)

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  • 2 years of robot application experience (prefer welding application)

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  • Thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts

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  • Good written and oral communication skills

Desired Qualifications:

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  • Familiar with company policies and procedures with a strong department background.

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  • Able to build strong relationships with various stakeholders.

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: 1800078U