John Deere OFP Machining & Weld ME in Garza Garcia, Mexico

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Title: OFP Machining & Weld ME

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Nuevo León (MX-NLE) - Garza Garcia

Function: Manufacturing Engineering

John Deere is a foremost leader in the ag equipment business, and we continue to put a solid stamp on other industries. For over 150 years, the company’s portfolio of groundbreaking products has grown to include industries related to and outside of agriculture, including Turf, Construction and Forestry and Wind Technologies. The image of John Deere is no longer that of a signature green tractor meandering across a field; it’s been replaced with an image of acceleration, swift progress, and innovative leaping toward the company’s 200th year. The product line alone serves as proof with advances in machine performance, equipment automation, fleet management, and John Deere’s ongoing investment in emerging markets.

Our mechanical engineers have the opportunity to rotate to different assignments, they can expand their skills, explore different career paths, and with the aid of our learning and professional development tools, gain visibility locally or internationally.

What You’ll Do

  • Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a project or process.

  • Operates in a team environment within either the enterprise product delivery process or the enterprise order fulfillment process.

  • At this level, projects are of moderate scope and responsibility or may be a significant portion of a major and diverse project or process; decisions are made within established guidelines and may be reviewed by supervisors and/or managers.

  • May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work for support personnel, contractors and suppliers.

  • Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope.

  • Provides support and troubleshooting for current operations. Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions.

What It Takes

  • Knowledge of capital budgeting and capital equipment justification process.

  • Working knowledge of database management tools, the various loan accounting systems, and process management systems.

  • Background in Engineering (mechanical, electrical, hydraulics, power systems, etc.).

  • Skill in using computer aided design and/or engineering tools.

  • Knowledge of manufacturing and/or distribution processes, quality, tooling, tool design, total preventative maintenance and facilities.

  • Performs more complex functions, understands principles, may teach others.

  • Understands the Enterprise Product Delivery Process (EPDP)

DESIRED:

  • Knowledge of capital budgeting and capital equipment justification process.

  • Working knowledge of database management tools, the various loan accounting systems, and process management systems.

  • Background in Engineering (mechanical, electrical, hydraulics, power systems, etc.).

  • Skill in using computer aided design and/or engineering tools.

  • Experience with line and process design, material presentation, cycles of balance and visual management tools. (Less than 1 year).

  • Experience in Project management and business planning. (Small strategic projects or larger tactical projects with medium complexity).

  • Knowledge of manufacturing and/or distribution processes, quality, tooling, tool design, total preventative maintenance and facilities.

  • Performs more complex functions, understands principles, may teach others.

  • Understands the Enterprise Product Delivery Process (EPDP).

EDUCATION:

  • Degree in a Supply Management discipline or equivalent experience.

  • Degree in an Engineering/Technology discipline or equivalent experience.

What You’ll Get

We extend our values to the way we take care of our employees, providing a comprehensive range of benefits that help us retain the best and brightest professionals in the industry.

Experience John Deere and serve the land you live on.

This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.