Eaton Corporation Operations Manager in Nacogdoches, Texas

Eaton’s Power Delivery Division is currently seeking an Operations Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Nacogdoches, Texas facility.

The Operations Manager is responsible for directing plant production schedules. Ensures that these schedules are met while maintaining quality and profitability levels. Coordinates inventory and staffing levels. Provides input in company planning through budget preparation, capital expenditure recommendation, manpower, and space forecasting.

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.

  • You will drive a Zero Incident Culture. Direct the processing and assembly of product at the most economical cost consistent with prescribed quality and performance standards

  • You will drive Continuous Improvement Framework (CIF) activities and actions, towards building a Continuous Improvement Culture. Recommend and assist in establishing and maintaining budgets, manpower and equipment requirements and methods for handling scrap and rework.

  • You will provide regular training that will enable subordinate supervisory personnel to better direct the operation of their department and assess performance. Prepare reports and keep records as required. Monitor established maintenance controls to see that they are followed as they related to physical plant and production operation.

  • You will control incoming material per established procedures and see that finished material is shipped according to schedules established by production control. Approve requisitions within the manufacturing area for equipment, repairs, supplies and services as authorized and recommend to plant manager other purchases

  • You will establish managerial support, credibility and trust. Manage and advise Supervisors and review accordingly to division guidelines.

  • You will promote and maintain Eaton Values & Philosophies. Direct quality assurance on shop floor to insure consistent quality and continuous product improvements. Represent the company in the community and professional associations.

  • You will manage continual cultural change. Direct the transfer, start-up and development of new technologies or new models. Direct plant training programs.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

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.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, or Operations from an accredited institution required.

  • Minimum 5 years of managerial experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA from an accredited institution.

  • Lean/Six Sigma certification.

  • SAP experience.

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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

Job Level: Manager

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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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.