LOCALIDADE: Seguin, TX, Estados Unidos
Data de Publicação: May 5, 2021
Data de fechamento: May 19, 2021
At Caterpillar, we're working to help our customers build a better world. We wouldn’t be the Caterpillar we are today without the exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people who get the job done. This is your chance to help us make progress possible around the world – for our customers, for growing communities and for every member of our team. We are looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter to join our Product Support and Logistics Division as a Section Manager 2nd Shift in Seguin, TX.
Product Support and Logistics Division
We’re committed to our customers, who build a better world with our products, services and solutions. We understand and show the value of why they should always choose us. We’re exploring new ideas and opportunities – innovating to discover the breakthroughs necessary for tomorrow’s growth.
And we are one team – creating and delivering world-class components and solutions superior to the competition.
The logistics team provides end-to-end integrated logistics solutions designed, deployed and executed to support Caterpillar’s global footprint of manufacturing plants, suppliers, distribution centers and dealers. Capabilities include:
Packaging Design and Returnable Container Management
Inbound International and Domestic Transportation
Logistics Network Operations – including Manufacturing Parts Nodes, Site Logistics and Cross Dock Operations
Outbound Logistics – International and Domestic: Specialized Cargo and Product Distribution Solutions
As a Section Manager you will be responsible for supervising a team of hourly associates, managing a production schedule, and the overall performance of designated value stream. You will be responsible for meeting Caterpillar’s goals for People, Quality, Velocity and Cost that support a 24/7 operation.
Job duties may include, but are not limited to:
Monitors and improves safety on the shop floor; eliminates any unsafe operations and ensures a safe and clean product environment.
Determines processing needs to assure fixtures, tooling and methods are provided to meet schedules and production requirements.
Daily tie-in with production management to designate workload, priorities and sequence for work assigned.
Determines overtime need, determines priorities when resources are insufficient, and decides when disciplinary action is necessary.
Suggest changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency. Works to improve processes, timeliness and reduce costs by eliminating non-value-added activities.
Ensures the quality of product produced and conforms to Caterpillars Quality Policy while maintaining cost.
Ensure necessary parts and materials are ordered and distributed in a timely and efficient manner
Implement various corporate initiatives such as 5S, Lean Manufacturing, 6 Sigma, CQMS/ISO certification, etc.
Responsible for training and development of staff, time keeping, estimating personnel needs, assigning work, meeting completion dates, and ensuring consistent application of organizational needs.
Performing other job duties as assigned by Caterpillar management from time to time.
This is a 2nd shift position (Mon-Fri 3pm – 12am)
No relocation offered for this position.
This role has primary responsibility for the performance of multiple shifts, for direct production and support functions.
The incumbent will supervise salaried and hourly employees and may also supervise lower-level Section Managers.
Adheres to established standards, policies and practices relating to quality, cost reduction, safety, ergonomics, affirmative action, etc. in performing assigned duties.
A college degree or its equivalent is required for this position. - Bachelor's degree, in lieu of degree minimum of 5 years of professional experience
Requires at least 3 - 4 years of warehousing or logistics experience
Minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience
Must be proficient with all Microsoft office products.
Must have a thorough knowledge of Lean processes and tools, machine shop operations, equipment, and processes plus familiarity with materials and quality objectives.
Top candidates will also have
3 - 4 years prior experience in strategic planning is desirable.
Good interpersonal skills are required to develop a cooperative work relationship with others inside and outside the department.
Must be willing to work outside of normal work hours including overtime and alternate shifts.
The employee may be required to move items weighing up to 35 pounds.
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.
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.