Eaton Corporation Production Team Lead - Assembly 1st Shift in La Grange, North Carolina
To Eaton’s Electrical sector is currently seeking a day shift Production Team Lead.This position is based at our La Grange, NC facility.
Lead and direct production employees in all phases of the plant operations to achieve plant goals.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
In this function you will:
Understand, comply with and hold team accountable to Eaton policies outlined in the Eaton Business System
Assist and advise Supervisor with scheduling and organizing employees to accomplish production operations
Coordinate with peers and supervisors to deliver results in alignment with High 5 goals and objectives
Plan and conduct daily Gemba meetings
Complete all reports and records as required
Teach, coach and mentor operators in assigned area as needed
Maintain training records of team members in assigned area
Advise management team of opportunities to improve/advance manufacturing processes and increase throughput
Responsible for the proper care, maintenance and location of all tools and equipment
Set the example for good housekeeping and 5S throughout work area
Identify opportunities for process improvements that drive improvements in Safety, efficiency, cost reduction and equipment utilization
Lead by example on all MESH safety rules/procedures and compliance standards and ensure that all employees under your direction are following established safety polices/procedures
Encourage employees to participate in Engagement activities
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Minimum of 1 year supervisory or leadership experience
High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution
Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future
No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of the work location will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation
Previous manufacturing experience
Previous injection molding experience
Previous SAP and Microsoft Office products experience
Previous continuous improvement experience
Must be safety conscious, dependable, motivated and possess a positive attitude in working with others as a team
Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills
Ability to work weekends and extended shifts as needed
We are 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.
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.
We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CPD UL Bussmann
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
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.
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