Eaton Corporation Production Supervisor 1st Shift in Auburn, Indiana
Eaton’s Vehicle Division is seeking a Production Supervisor for 1st shift. The Production Supervisor will be based at our Auburn, IN facility.
1st shift hours: 7am – 3pm (Monday to Friday).
The Production Supervisor is responsible for coordinating production activities and leading hourly employees to meet customer requirements while providing for a safe work environment. This role also establishes and maintains a positive employee relations environment by adherence to Eaton's Values, Ethics, and Philosophies. This position clearly communicates expectations and consistently holds self and employees accountable for performance.
Proactively implements, promotes, and maintains a safe working environment.
Acts as a business partner by planning, initiating, leading, measuring, monitoring, and assessing continuous improvement activities.
Promotes a quality culture by demonstrating customer focus and regularly communicating customer feedback to employees in order to facilitate collaborative problems solving, drive continuous quality improvement and ensure alignment / compliance with industry standards.
Actively participates in setting, communicating and achieving department goals and objectives.
Communicates the policies, practices, changes, and decisions of management while fairly and consistently applying policies and practices to all employees.
Motivates and coaches employees to maintain high levels of satisfaction, productivity and quality through effectively utilizing available rewards and recognition channels.
Bachelor's degree required from accredited institution.
Minimum 3 months of experience in a manufacturing environment (internship/co-op experience included).
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on an ongoing basis without company sponsorship.
Minimum 3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
Minimum 1 year of supervisor experience.
Experience with Lean Manufacturing techniques in a production environment.
Experience using problem solving tools.
Demonstrated technical understanding of production planning techniques.
Experience in driving continuous improvement activities.
Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.
At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www. Eaton.com/careers.
Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck
Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time