John Deere PDP ME in Saltillo, Mexico

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Title: PDP ME Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Coahuila (MX-COA) - Saltillo Function: Manufacturing Engineering

The John Deere Agricultural and Turf division touches every corner of the globe. If it’s green and growing, chances are John Deere has a hand in it. Our products provide complete solutions, whether it’s to nurture seeds into a bountiful crop, beautify our parks, carpet our golf courses or taking care of the lawns and gardens that surround our homes. Join John Deere--a proven business leader--and watch your potential grow.

Transforming vision into reality is a complex process that requires skill, dedication and teamwork. At John Deere, our manufacturing engineering and operations team is not only up to the task, but are also masters at refining the process for superior quality, speed and efficiency.

What you will do?* Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a projector process, in this position for projects related to Tractor EPDP programs.

  • Implement each one of the deliverables of EPDP phases by designing process routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of limited scope.

  • Works and fixes issues related to DPQ and PRCT with Product Engineering and Global Manufacturing Engineering at appropriate Vehicle Assembly, Transmission & Engine Design.

  • Initiate / conduct program level PFMEAs (Process Failure Modes Effect Analysis).

  • Design, construction, integration, plant installation, successful launch and continuous improvement of equipment, tooling and gaging required in assembly process for the production of high quality Tractor components.

  • Work may involve development and testing of advanced process technology.

  • Establish a sustainable strategy for Assembly tools considering design, preventive maintenance and backup plan.

  • Assure the MBOM accuracy 100% thought the year related to OFP and EPDP projects.

  • Innovates and implements cost reduction, Distinctive Quality, safety and ergonomic projects for new and current processes.

What you’ll take?* 3 to 4 Years of experience in Metal Mechanical Industry in manufacturing process or areas related to Assembly operations, Metal fabrication, Machining and Painting.

  • English at a proficiency level, TOEFL> 500 points.

  • Project management skills.

  • Critical Knowledge: SAP Proficient level in MBOM Configuration, EPDP Proficient understanding of deliverables and milestones of each one of the phases, GD&T.

  • Assembly Standards (Hydraulic, Electrical, Mechanical) understanding and proved experience on standard applications.

  • Factory master plan Management and capital budget.

  • JDQPS Fully understanding manufacturing criteria's.

  • Virtual build management.

  • Wplanner full understanding.

  • Mechanical, Mechanical Administrator or Mechanical Electrical Engineering Majored.


  • MBA Administration or Manufacturing areas (Desired)

What you will get?

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.

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.