6 Sigma Black Belt

Caterpillar Menominee, MI

At Caterpillar, you build what matters—whether it's the career you want, crucial work skills, strong relationships or new digital technologies. There are big jobs to be done worldwide—building critical infrastructure, bolstering local economies, meeting the demand for energy—and that work is powered by our people.

The Product Support & Logistics Division currently has an opening for a 6 Sigma Black Belt for our Anchor Coupling facility located in Menominee, MI. As a 6 Sigma Black Belt, you will lead projects to improve critical business processes that drive financial results. You will be able to scope moderately complex projects; develop project plans and business cases. You will be asked to train and lead improvement project teams.

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

* Lead projects with an average savings per project of $150,000 and concurrently lead 1-3 projects of this magnitude

* Identify opportunities, define and financially justify projects

* Manage the development and maintenance of methods and systems for measuring the degree to which the project goals, objectives and metrics are being met

* Identify integration issues with other projects/processes and coordinate the improvements with the appropriate project/process owners to accomplish the project goals

* Recruit and train team members

* Identify potential Black Belts and recruit team members in the 6 Sigma infrastructure

* Ensure projects are integrated with other business activities, improvement projects, and business strategy

* Ensure multi-channel communication throughout the organization

* Capture project case histories that can be re-used for other projects

Basic Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Engineering or Business

* 3 years of professional level experience in design engineering, manufacturing engineering, or manufacturing operations

* Previous project management experience

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

* Previous supervisory experience

* Proven strong sense of urgency to complete tasks on time to meet goals or deadlines

* Demonstrated focus on quality and customer needs

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to identify solutions

* Good office desktop applications knowledge

* Project management software experience

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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