Caterpillar, Inc. Manufacturing Engineering Manager in Mapleton, Illinois
Manufacturing Engineering Manager
Caterpillar Large Power Systems Division (LPSD) designs and manufactures diesel, gas and reman engines, ranging from 400 kilowatts to 16 megawatts of power, and the key engine systems such as fuel, air, aftertreatment and cooling which are used to power oil & gas, electric power, marine, rail and Cat machine applications around the world.
LPSD is currently looking for a Manufacturing Engineering Manager to join our talented team at the Mapleton, IL facility. In this role you will manage a team of 20 management and production employees responsible for our micro-foundry. The micro-foundry plays a critical role in our source of supply by producing high velocity, low-volume castings as well as prototyping and modeling sample components for New Product Introduction (NPI) projects.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Provide supervisory support to Operations and Product Managers for micro-foundry processes
Work closely with product engineering and operations managers to ensure common goals in support of product group objectives
Develop and negotiate quotes with internal and external customers
Use computer aided design to provide graphic job instructions
Use NC and robotic programs
Utilize 3D Printing processes to produce models for NTI programs
Ensure relevant regulatory compliance
Coordinate release dates and availability of machines, equipment and material schedules to satisfy demand
Establish standards and works with shop personnel to resolve problems related to process, tooling, equipment, etc.
Provide project management support for major systems and equipment installations
Provide training and development for direct reports
Provides technical input and management approval for relevant projects
Technical school or Bachelor degree in an engineering and/or manufacturing/operations-related discipline
5 years of manufacturing experience
3 years of foundry experience
2 years of supervisory experience
General knowledge of magma casting simulation
General knowledge of 3D modeling procedures
Good communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills
Thorough knowledge of the planning system, manufacturing operations, facilities, methods and tooling
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers ( http://www.caterpillar.com/careers ).
Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Primary Location United States-Illinois-Mapleton
Unposting Date: Nov 18, 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 available for this position.
Req ID: 18000AZS