Eaton Corporation Product Engineer in Kapakli, Turkey


State the primary function or overall purpose of your position.

The Engineer will be working with various levels of Technicians, Engineers and/or Chemists. Examples of these groups include the Laboratory, Product Applications, Engineering Services, Support Engineering, Development Engineering, etc. The person in this position has a wide area of technical expertise in Fluid Conveyance products and processes. This person continues to be responsible for his/her own projects , working in close cooperation with Pro-Launch team. The Engineer is responsible for setting work direction, exercising sound Engineering judgment, and approval of documents. This position reports to the Team Leader.

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

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.

  • Utilize sound Engineering judgment to create, apply, and document test reports, Engineering standards, etc. Supervise material specifications and supports in defining testing requirements.

  • Establish Scorecard measures to review progress, evaluate results, and initiate change.

  • Support team on a specific strategy which provides direction for his/her specific responsibility and is linked to FC Engineering Strategy.

  • Support and engage on processes to improve team efficiency.

  • Limit Eaton’s exposure to Product Liability by ensuring sound Engineering practices.

  • Work within an Engineering organizational structure that supports the FC Engineering Strategy as well as the local geographic needs.

  • Responsible for new product development, qualification testing and introduction into production of Industrial products.

  • Has a high focus on safety in his daily work on act as a role model in the team.



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

  • A Bachelor of Science in Mechanical & Chemical Engineering degree or equivalent appropriate experience is required.

  • A thorough technical knowledge of Industrial products. That includes product design, test and evaluation, material properties and specifications and the manufacturing methods and processes.

  • An understanding of the current strategic plans of Fluid Conveyance Engineering.

  • The ability to effectively supervise people and motivate subordinates, while maintaining organizational harmony and meeting scheduled deadlines.

  • To initiate preventive, rather than corrective, engineering action.

  • Strong problem solving and project management skills.

  • Ability to collaborate with chemist peers in remote global locations.

  • Effective communication skills.

  • Ability to work with functions outside of Engineering for the common good of Eaton.

  • Proficient application of core Engineering tools/ principles, industry best practices and recognition for technical expertise (Core Ex.: Design Rules, DFMEA, Writing Test Reports, Testing, Eng. Drawings and Std's, applies Robust Design, etc.).

  • Proficient application of the core project management tools/principles, industry best practices and recognition for project management expertise. Successfully leads multi-functional project teams (Ex.: Project Planning Workshops, Key Success Factors/Deliverables, Regular Team Meetings with Action Items, WBS, Critical Path Timeline, proficient in using PROLaunch).

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Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: HYD FCV Fluid Conveyance Division

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: No