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18 Feb 2019

Group Manager – Relocation assistance – (Job Number: 1900016F)

Job Description

A chance to make quality products that matter.

How does it feel to make something that makes life better for people around the globe? As a Caterpillar manufacturing professional, you’ll know—because every day you’ll make sure our customers get the quality products they need to build our world’s infrastructure. And you’ll do it in modern, clean, safe environments equipped with the latest technologies. We’re looking for process-driven, results-oriented leaders who:

* Possess a good balance of technical and interpersonal skills

* Take responsibility for the quality, velocity and safety of our operations

* Like to interact with and motivate others

* Want to work in a team environment

Caterpillar’s Surface Mining and Technology Division is currently seeking a Group Manager at it’s Decatur, IL facility. In this role you will be accountable for all PQVC aspects of heavy structure fabrications for large mining trucks, off highway trucks and paint.

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

* Manages multiple sections and reports to the facility manager.
* Owns the Continuous Improvement process, making sure new ideas are generated, worked and implemented, and any roadblocks are eliminated.
* Performs on-going evaluation of work loads and assists Section Managers in solving problems.
* Contributes to the total manufacturing effort by directing and controlling fabrication and paint operations.
* Ensures production schedules can be met in a Lean Manufacturing environment to satisfy assembly line and parts schedule requirements.
* Initiates and conducts process improvement dialogs with Section Managers, Team Leads and Team Members.
* Develops detailed near-term and long-term production plans.
* Drives root cause analysis and resolution on all forms of loss, i.e., safety, quality, products.

Basic Qualifications:

* Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in a Manufacturing or Engineering related field of study.

* 5+ years of experience in a Leadership role with responsibility for leading supervisors and individual contributors.

* Large structures welding experience.

Top Candidates will also have:
* Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment.
* Ability to work with a diverse group of employees and customers.

* Thorough knowledge of lean manufacturing and general manufacturing operations.

* Good communication, interpersonal, teamwork and collaboration skills with a customer focus.

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

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