To check complex design drawings for completeness, accuracy, and conformance to
established Engineering Standards and practices.
This position provides Engineering checking for Caterpillar design groups. The
Engineering Checker will review design layouts/3D models that graphically show how
the product is to form, fit and function. The Engineering Checker verifies drawing and
engineering notice for the required information as defined in Caterpillar Product and
Process Standards (CPPS).
The incumbent assures the completeness and accuracy of the information with respect to
material, process standards, engineering specifications and the engineering design
guides. This position assures that newly designed parts will function properly when
assembled, checks the accuracy and placement of dimensions and assures the proper use
of Geometric Dimensional and tolerances (GD&T). Also, verifies the established datum and datum references, perform interference, clearance checks, and suitable heat treatment based on product design and manufacturing process requirements.
Some of the other responsibility includes collaboration with internal and external clients,
coaching and mentoring of other checking engineers on engineering practices and
standards. Developing standard work instructions and implementing the best practice
process documents & templates for complex drawings.
The incumbent evaluates drawings for possible manufacturing, assembly problems, ease
of serviceability and identify opportunities for cost avoidance of the parts.
This position drives improvements towards Product Quality by leveraging information from the existing platforms. Requires verification of the design output with respect to build issues, Manufacturing, 2 MIS and 12 MIS, field & warranty related to product quality, The incumbent need to ensure future proof drawings with respect to DFA, DFM, DFS etc., and provide valuable recommendations to the engineering team, impacting the product quality.
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in an accredited Engineering in Mechanical
5+ Years of experience in Product Design & Development / Assembly and Manufacturing / Metrology.
Thorough knowledge in GD&T, engineering practices and standards.
Familiarity in CREO / other 3D modelling and detailing tools and PDM tools –
Teamcenter Engineering (TCE).
Strong communication and analytical skills.
Strong competency in Sheet metal design / manufacturing processes.
Master’s degree (or equivalent) in an accredited Engineering in Mechanical
Competency in stack-up tolerancing.
ASME (Y14.5-2018) GDTP Senior Certified Professional.
Relocation is available for this position.Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
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