Eaton Corporation NPI Engineer in Cwmbran, United Kingdom

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

1.

State the primary function or overall purpose of your position

As a NPI Engineer, you will be responsible for all design, specifications, and implementation of safe and efficient manufacturing processes for new products.Support day to day process and product development of new product actively seeking cooperation from a cross-functional team. The role is part of the NPI team which forms the bridge between R&D and operations. Includes collection and analysis of manufacturing data resulting in process improvements that improve safety, product quality, customer delivery and cost reductions. Provide on-floor process information for training and meeting engineering standards. Support and provide production associates the tools required to perform the job in a manner to meet all requirements. Support special process and customer audits.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Limit yourself to 8-12 statements)

2.

List the essential functions (i.e. key responsibilities with expected end results) which must be accomplished in order to fulfill the purpose of your position as described above.

  • Design, develop, implement, and improve safe and environmentally responsible manufacturing processes.

  • Use MESH (Eaton Environmental, Safety and Health process), and other Eaton and industry standard practices.

  • Designs processes to ensure that new products meet all internal and external customer quality specifications

  • Design new processes, equipment, gauging, and tooling utilizing solid modeling software and other engineering analysis and design tools. Work with suppliers and purchasing to procure equipment, tooling, and supplies as required.

  • Create and maintain PFMEAs, DFM’s, routings, work instructions and test procedures to ensure safety, quality, and cost targets are achieved.

  • Work directly with manufacturing operators to troubleshoot and improve processes, including assembly, measuring and testing of products produced.

  • Collect and analyze NPI data and process improvement projects, including the development of the project management requirements and all implementation documentation.

  • Provide support to launch projects through ProLaunch team as required to achieve a flawless launch.

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

3.

Place job titles in all appropriate boxes. Where there is more than one incumbent with the same title, list the title only once and

put beside it in parenthesis the number of incumbents.

Plant Manager, Cwmbran

Immediate Superior

Next Level Above

Immediate Superior

Vacant Position

Incumbent:

DIMENSIONS:

4.

Record any measurable statistics which your position impacts such as production expenses, maintenance expenses, sales volumes, payroll costs, capital expenditures, research budgets cost of purchases, value of inventories controlled, employees supervised (direct and indirect).

Yield %, Productivity %, LT

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

1.

State the primary function or overall purpose of your position

As a NPI Engineer, you will be responsible for all design, specifications, and implementation of safe and efficient manufacturing processes for new products.Support day to day process and product development of new product actively seeking cooperation from a cross-functional team. The role is part of the NPI team which forms the bridge between R&D and operations. Includes collection and analysis of manufacturing data resulting in process improvements that improve safety, product quality, customer delivery and cost reductions. Provide on-floor process information for training and meeting engineering standards. Support and provide production associates the tools required to perform the job in a manner to meet all requirements. Support special process and customer audits.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Limit yourself to 8-12 statements)

2.

List the essential functions (i.e. key responsibilities with expected end results) which must be accomplished in order to fulfill the purpose of your position as described above.

  • Design, develop, implement, and improve safe and environmentally responsible manufacturing processes.

  • Use MESH (Eaton Environmental, Safety and Health process), and other Eaton and industry standard practices.

  • Designs processes to ensure that new products meet all internal and external customer quality specifications

  • Design new processes, equipment, gauging, and tooling utilizing solid modeling software and other engineering analysis and design tools. Work with suppliers and purchasing to procure equipment, tooling, and supplies as required.

  • Create and maintain PFMEAs, DFM’s, routings, work instructions and test procedures to ensure safety, quality, and cost targets are achieved.

  • Work directly with manufacturing operators to troubleshoot and improve processes, including assembly, measuring and testing of products produced.

  • Collect and analyze NPI data and process improvement projects, including the development of the project management requirements and all implementation documentation.

  • Provide support to launch projects through ProLaunch team as required to achieve a flawless launch.

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

3.

Place job titles in all appropriate boxes. Where there is more than one incumbent with the same title, list the title only once and

put beside it in parenthesis the number of incumbents.

Plant Manager, Cwmbran

Immediate Superior

Next Level Above

Immediate Superior

Vacant Position

Incumbent:

DIMENSIONS:

4.

Record any measurable statistics which your position impacts such as production expenses, maintenance expenses, sales volumes, payroll costs, capital expenditures, research budgets cost of purchases, value of inventories controlled, employees supervised (direct and indirect).

Yield %, Productivity %, LT

Qualifications

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE:

5.

Describe any specialized knowledge or skill (e.g., technical, scientific, administrative, managerial) which your position requires.

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution. Professional certification preferred .

Strong background in Product development in high volume electronics manufacturing environment

  • Demonstrated process and product improvement skills and experiences.

  • Must have strong communication skills in English language

  • Strong understanding of manufacturing technologies and processes.

  • Ability to lead and support cross-functional process improvement teams.

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Preferably Six Sigma Green Belt qualified

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.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.

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Job: Quality

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: LSD Life Safety Division EMEA

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time