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John Deere Materials Packaging Specialist in Torreon, United States

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: Materials Packaging Specialist

Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Coahuila Motores JD-Torreon

Function: Operations

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.

Note: All candidates should have their tax situation certificate (Constancia de Siituación Fiscal) up to date to be eligible for the hiring process.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Manages the entire packaging process including packaging design, physical return of containers and project management to ensure warehousing and logistics needs Drives cost reduction and develops process improvements.

  • Administration and maintenance of packaging information by component in SAP.

  • ·Identification and administration of investment projects for returnable packaging (AFEs).

  • ·mprovements control and recording of packaging incidents of productive parts related to engine, axles and machining lines that affect the safety, material, assembly and environmental goals.

  • Develops and implements continuous packaging solutions and maintains compliance with packaging standards and integrates processes and procedures throughout the division.

  • Provides daily support and manages all inquiries and problems related to packaging and labeling by determining corrective action to find solutions that reduce product damage.

What Skills You Need:

  • Knowledge of supply management systems, processes and practices

  • Work in a team and collaborative environment

  • Skill in interpersonal communications, negotiation, and conflict resolution

  • Experience working in SAP

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Fluent communication (Spanish/English), capable to negotiate and transmit clear message and needs.

  • Ability to plan and prioritize work effectively adapting for changing conditions.

  • Proactive, self-confidence, strive for grater results and goals


  • Degree in an Engineering Industrial, or equivalent discipline.

Inclusive Leadership feed the Worlds

The World is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructure in villages, towns, and megacities. We believe by strengthening the diversity of our workforce, we can give everyone their chance to leap forward. That´s why we celebrate diversity , champion equity, and promote inclusiveness so every employee can make the greatest impact as their true self.

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 14 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

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