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John Deere Maint. Eng. Electronics & Controls - Temp in Torreon, 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: Maint. Eng. Electronics & Controls - Temp

Primary Location: Mexique (MX) - Coahuila (MX-COA) - Torreon

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.

This is a temporary position for 12 months.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Superior technical support for the maintenance engineers team on controls, communication, electrical, electronic and instrumentation.

  • Define and procure the standardization of equipment. - Management of spare parts for equipment and process.

  • Documentation for equipment and process.

  • Knowledge on predictive tools (thermographic, vibration, ultrasound).

  • Knowledge on basic maintenance tools (multitester, oscilloscope, megger).

  • Establish contact with contractors and suppliers.

  • Specialized technical assistance on equipment failures.

  • Generate and attend projects for continuous improvement on equipment and process.

  • Generate and update preventive maintenance and OPM.

  • Coordinate technical training for maintenance people.

  • Define, apply, review and improve safety standards for equipment and process.

  • Review equipment specifications.

  • Participate and Apply safety, environment and ergonomic programs.

  • Responsible for the new equipment installation.

  • Execute projects requested by production customers on equipment improvement.

  • Participate on the contingency and emergency brigades.

What Skills You Need:

  • Knowledge on politics, regulations and objectives related with safety, quality and environment.

  • Knowledge on engineering (mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, controls).

  • Superior knowledge on controls (programming, communication, electrical, electronic and instrumentation). –

  • Knowledge on design (new products, process and installations).

  • Knowledge on subcontracting, indirect materials and purchasing process.

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing and TPM (JD).

  • Computer and software skills (CAD, engineers tools, basic office tools, MS Office, internet, SAP, MS Outlook).

  • Superior Knowledge on PLC Allen-Bradley (hardware and programming), Ethernet architecture and configuration, data acquisition systems, automatic position control.

  • Medium Skills on CNC Fanuc and Siemens, gauges Marphos.

  • Knowledge on Measurement and calibration equipment.

  • Knowledge on predictive tools (thermographic, vibrations, ultrasound).

  • Knowledge on laboratory and maintenance tools (multitester, oscilloscope, megger).

  • Knowledge on topics related in areas as mechanic, machining geometry, alignment. - knowledge to understand mechanical drawings.

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Autonomous maintenance.

  • Autocad.

  • Capacity studies.

  • Safety standards(JDHS, OSHA, etc.) and its management tools (Lockout, Medgate, Near Miss, ergonomic, etc.).

  • Demand based on equipment usage.

  • Facilities engineering.

  • Manufacturing.

  • Quality standards (JD).

  • Mistake proofing.

  • Root cause analysis.

  • Six sigma.

  • TPM.

  • 5S.

Education (or equivalent experience):

  • Engineer bachelor degree on areas of electronics, mechatronics, instrumentation.

  • 80% English level (speak, read and write).

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement.

John Deere--a proven business leader-- watch your potential grow.

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.