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Section Manager - 2nd Shift Position
Category: Automotive
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89722341

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Section Manager - 2nd Shift Position
**Section Manager - 2nd Shift Position**


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:**

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

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

+ Determines priorities and sequences jobs;

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

+ Determines and executes disciplinary action when appropriate;

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

+ Increases production efficiency through continuous improvement and waste elimination;

+ Ensures preventive maintenance is performed according to schedule;

+ Implements, Lean Manufacturing, 6 Sigma, Internal Certification and others; and Evaluates, assess, identifies and leads the deployment of workforce training.

+ Section Value Stream Mapping;

+ Actively deploys section value stream improvements;

+ Practices and teaches CPS Guiding Principles;

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

+ Drives root cause corrective action projects and continuous improvement;

+ Leads section status reporting and monitors / audits section metrics; and Leads the creation, implementation and training of standard work procedures.


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ University or technical school degree in a Manufacturing-related degree;

+ Thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts; and Good language, communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

**Top Candidates Will Also Have:**

+ Previous experience leading teams and supervising people;

+ Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment;

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

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals forthis position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visastatus; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunitiesoutside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website

**Job** Manufacturing & Supply Chain

**Primary Location** United States-Mississippi-Corinth

**Unposting Date:** May 29, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

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:** 180004WN

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