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With 2019 sales and revenues of $53.8 billion, Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. Services offered throughout the product life cycle, cutting-edge technology and decades of product expertise set Caterpillar apart, providing exceptional value to help our customers succeed. The company principally operates through three primary segments - Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation - and provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment.
The Large Power Systems Division (LPSD) has an opening for a Facilities Engineering Supervisor. in this role, you will be responsible for leading a maintenance team made up of skilled trades, mechanical and electrical repairs, maintenance planning, preventive maintenance programs, and apprentice & intern development. Your team will be providing the most efficient, economical and timely services required to support the manufacturing operation.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Managing a work unit including planning, scheduling, monitoring, and reviewing work of team.
Responsibility for expense budgets, capital forecasts and expenditures, and all personnel issues in the area including performance evaluations of team.
Confront complex issues and problems that require careful analysis and diagnosis and can require original approaches.
Provide leadership to craftsmen to meet the expectations of customers and the goals of the organization.
Maintain material inventory and appropriate records of special tools or repair parts and coordinates major project work to ensure completion as scheduled.
Technical or university degree in an appropriate manufacturing or engineering related field or equivalent experience
Previous supervisory or planning staff experience
3+ years manufacturing experience
Thorough knowledge of planning systems, and manufacturing operations
Strong Analytical ability
Strong communication skills is essential
Top Candidates will also have:
Good understanding of the Caterpillar organization, products, policies, and procedures
A history of delivering results through a series of roles with increasing responsibility
Demonstrated ability to engage and inspire a team
Knowledge of Intern/Apprentice programs for pipeline purposes
Location of this position is in Lafayette, IN
Relocation assistance is offered for this position.
This position may require up to 10% travel.
This position will close on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST.
This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. 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
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.