Manufacturing Engineer 2 NPI

Caterpillar Inc.

  • Tamil Nadu, India
Manufacturing Engineer 2 NPI
Job Posted : May 8th, 2024

Job Description

As a Manufacturing Engineer, the candidate will work for BCP manufacturing engineering team at Thiruvallur, India. The incumbent will be responsible for developing, implementing the new and advanced manufacturing solutions for New products assembly, Layout, equipment, materials, processes, and methods to improve safety, quality and reduce costs of company product and operations.

In this role incumbent will collaborate closely within Team, Design engineering, Purchase, Facility Engineering, Operations, quality, supply chain & planning.

The roles and responsibilities of a Manufacturing Engineer include, but are not limited to the following –

  • Lead NPI projects with responsibility of overall program management and coordination at different phases of the program.
  • Create, execute and prove out the Layout, Process planning, Multi model Line balancing for NPI’s by coordinating with CFT
  • Develop the Process planning documents (PFD, SFMEA, PFMEA, CP) and execute the best-in-class solutions to achieve the Lean Manufacturing.
  • Should have the Capability to do the Virtual builds and MBOM preparations.
  • Should have the capability to identify the suppliers for equipment’s & applications, Also Coordinates the installation of new machines, equipment and process changes to provide the most efficient and economical manufacture or assembly of quality parts.
  • Capability to engineering designs to manufacturing technical data feasibility study with historical base for achieving customer or end user requirements.
  • Develop and implements the integration of advanced manufacturing systems including SAP, MES, Team Center manufacturing, etc…
  • Leads improvement projects to identify creative and innovative solutions through adequate root cause analysis to address operational issues including ergonomic/safety risks, quality concerns, efficiency and cost savings improvements, and process bottlenecks.
  • Provides training, development, and motivation for a staff capable of completing objectives and implementing cost reduction projects and meeting requirements of the manufacturing/assembly process.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Mechanical/Production Engineering or related technical discipline
  • 8+ years overall experience with 5+ years in manufacturing engineering in Assembly.
  • Thorough knowledge of the planning system, manufacturing operations, facilities, methods, and tooling
  • Excellence communication and Analytical skills
  • Microsoft office 365 Tools usage & Application development
  • Team center vis mockup

Top Candidates will also have:-

  • MES system
  • Project Management Skills
  • Lean Green belt training


  • Tamil Nadu, India.

Company Overview:-

Since 1925, Caterpillar Inc. has been helping our customers build a better world – making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent.
With 2020 sales and revenues of $41.7 billion, Caterpillar Inc. is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives.
We do business on every continent, principally operating through three primary segments – Construction Industries, Resource Industries, and Energy & Transportation – and providing financing and related services through our Financial Products segment.