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Manufacturing Supervisor - 2nd Shift


Account Manager


Jackson, Michigan, United States

Eaton’s IS AER FED division is currently seeking a Manufacturing Supervisor - 2nd Shift. This position will be located at our Jackson, MI facility.

The Manufacturing Supervisor is responsible for leading operations for hourly employees and to drive continuous improvements in safety, quality, on-time delivery, productivity, and other cost measures through use of the Eaton Business System (EBS) tools. This position is primarily responsible for 2nd shift operations.

The expected annual salary range for this role is $65250.0 - $95700.0 a year. This position is also eligible for a variable incentive program.

Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

What you’ll do:

• Champion a Safety Culture through using MESH tools, safety best practices, and empowering all employees to take responsibility for their own safety as well as all of everyone they work with.

• Lead areas of responsibility in the use of EBS practices, including MESH, ELSS, EQS, ProLaunch, and BOS/BSC, with focus on performance of the entire value stream. Keep focus on meeting customer needs, both internal and external (Customer Centric Focus).

• Utilize the Tiered Meeting process to track and analyze key operational metrics and implement actions to improve operational performance. Direct day-to-day activities in production areas, including manpower movement, job assignments, time/attendance/vacation data, etc.

• Championing teamwork through the Continuous Improvement Framework process and use of ELSS tools to continuously improve operational performance. Participate in other continuous improvement activities as appropriate.

• Schedule overtime and execute to labor plan.

• Coach employees one-on-one to address performance issues and drive operator accountability.

• Establish and maintain a positive, engaged employee team sentiment through application of Eaton’s Values, Ethics, and Philosophies and empowering employees to make decisions, innovate, and work in a continuous learning environment.

• Train and develop hourly team members. Clearly define and communicate expectations, providing positive reinforcement when met and providing coaching and counseling as necessary when not met.

• Complete additional responsibilities as assigned, including periodic weekend supervision.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:

• High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution.

• Minimum of one (1) year experience in an operations or manufacturing environment.

• Minimum of one (1) year of leadership experience and/or experience managing direct reports.

• Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship, now or in the future.

• This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

• No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Jackson, MI will be considered. Active-Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.

• Minimum of two (2) years experience in operations or manufacturing.

• Experience managing shop floor associates in a union environment.

• Experience in interpreting contractual language of a collective bargaining agreement (CBA).

• Knowledge of basic manufacturing processes (safety, environmental, assembly, gauging, AS9100).

• Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement.


• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

• Strong leadership, coaching, and influence management skills.

• Must be able to establish priorities and balance multiple objectives.

• Computer Skills: demonstrated proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications, familiarity with MRP systems.

• Limited travel may be required (