Caterpillar Work Tools, Inc. SUPPLY CHAIN PERFORMANCE ENGINEER - WORK TOOLS in WAMEGO, Kansas
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Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Your Work Shapes the World
Whether it be groundbreaking products, best in class solutions or creating a lifelong career, you can do the work that matters, at Caterpillar. With a 95-year legacy of quality and innovation and 150 locations in countries around the world, your impact spans the globe.
When you join Caterpillar, you join a team of makers, innovators and doers. We are the people who roll up our sleeves and do the work to build a better world. We don’t just talk about progress and innovation. We make it happen. And we are proud of that, because it helps our customers build and power the world we live in – the roads, hospitals, homes and infrastructure. Without a dedicated workforce, Caterpillar could not effectively meet our customer’s needs. Join us!
At the Caterpillar facility in Wamego, Kansas (https://s7d2.scene7.com/is/content/Caterpillar/CM20190709-3c8dc-f4b1a?\_ga=2.180523937.70139440.1624882816-294880875.1568396100) , we take pride in working together to safely build quality attachments that enhance the productivity and utility of Caterpillar machines, equipping them for a wide range of tasks and operating requirements. If you are looking to have an impact on the world look no further as we have an opportunity for you as a Supply Chain Performance Engineer! As part of the Excavation Division Supply Management (EXSM) team, you will work with suppliers to build lean supply chain capability in the areas of material replenishment to facilities, improve Sales and Operations Planning, support high-velocity throughput and optimizing logistics and capacity planning to ensure import/export packaging compliance for all materials arriving at the facility and all finished product leaving the facility.
Specifically, in this role, you can expect to:
+ Work with the EXSM Sourcing Council when product is sourced to other supplier for packaging proposals.
+ Work on new packaging concerns with the Work Tools facilities on changes needed.
+ Participate in LEAN events and work collaboratively with suppliers and multiple facility functions to address and resolve supplier issues using root cause and corrective action (RCCA).
+ Perform tactical work to develop supplier value stream maps and to develop supplier plans for every part.
+ Work material flow projects and prepare suppliers to respond to pull triggers.
+ Address day-to-day supplier constraints to improve supplier performance and their ability to respond to Caterpillar requirements flexibly and rapidly.
+ Deploy pull replenishment at supplier facilities, including supplier inventory sizing activities.
+ Perform the Supply Chain Planning Process with suppliers, providing support to project teams.
+ Implement improved supplier collaboration with Caterpillar and third-party service providers using common collaboration technologies.
+ Support and facilitate supplier interaction with facility packaging and transportation resources to optimize packaging, containerization, point of use presentation, barcode labeling, ASN compliance, enhanced communications related to quality improvements, and improving carrier selection and transportation container optimization.
To be successful in this role, you must bring (Basic Qualifications):
+ At least 3 years in an inbound/outbound logistics role that builds process expertise in import/export compliance.
+ Experience partnering with suppliers.
Relocation assistance is no t available for this position.
Employee benefit details
Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.
Here you earn more than just a salary, because we value your performance, we offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of a yearly bonus.
Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).
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ISE assignment is not available for this position.
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 .