Caterpillar, Inc. Team Leader (2nd shift) in Boonville, Missouri

Team Leader (2nd shift)


Caterpillaris seeking qualified candidates for the role of Team Leader III. This positionhas responsibility for facilitating operations team members’ success, buildingand maintaining an inclusive and engaged team, and delivering targeted resultsin all aspects of safety, quality, velocity, and cost.

Job Description:

Train new Team Members with on-the-job training

Possesses capability to recommend line staffing to meet flowrequirements

Fills in for Team Members as required (trained and capableof running ALL operations in the assigned are at minimum).

Identifies quality, staffing, safety and production issuesand brings them to the immediate attention of the Section Facilitator

Owns metrics for the given area and accountable for eachoperation’s metric accuracy and timeliness of the reporting

Responsible for generating and working continuousimprovement ideas for all ideas related to their assigned area

Participates in RIWs for their assigned area ofresponsibility

Monitors and audits PQVC metrics at the cell level in theirarea, e.g., audits performance compared to: standard work, significant controlpoints and area indicators

Assists with creating, training, auditing, and implementingstandardized work processes and documentation

Participates in process improvement dialogues

Ability to provide technical assistance and/or coverage forbreaks or attendance exceptions


Basic Qualifications :

3 years of manufacturing/operations experience.

Experience with manufacturing, resource planning and lean principles.

6 months- 1 year Leadership experience/training in a manufacturing environment.

Top Candidates will also have :

Rubber molding experience.

Experience with CPS or equivalent metrics, boards and lean tools.

Job Expectations:

Ability to work overtime and weekends as needed

Ability to obtain Fork Truck license within one month

Must successfully complete targeted selection interview.

Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships in a team environment.

Must maintain focus on safety and quality.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Ability to coordinate multiple efforts at once.

Additional Information:

Shift: 2nd;3PM-11:30PM

Starting pay: $16

Location: Boonville, MO

Work Location:Boonville, MO ( There is no relocation currently available for this position)

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Caterpillar is notcurrently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future requiresponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company,Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can befound through our employment website at

Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Primary Location United States-Missouri-Boonville

Unposting Date: Apr 30, 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 not available for this position.

Req ID: 180003QS