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Eaton Corporation Production Manager in Queretaro, Mexico

Eaton’s Hydraulics division is currently seeking a Production Manager to join our team.

This position is based at our Querétaro facility.

The Production Manager is responsible forManage and direct the Manufacturing team (Manufacturing Supervision) to ensure the achievement of the plant goals focusing on employee safety, product quality, on-time delivery, productivity, lean manufacturing, environmental impact reduction and cost-out activities.

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.

Some activities related with the position will be:

  • Direct responsibility for Manufacturing.

  • Accountable for Plant throughput, on-time performance, quality, and productivity.

  • Leads efforts to improve quality and cost of all products, processes and services of the operation.

  • Manages according to the Eaton Philosophy.

  • Assure ISO 9001, ISO 140001 and EHS compliance plus drives for continuous improvement in safety, environmental impact, workplace organization and cleanliness.

  • Develops subordinates to optimize their performance and their personal and professional growth.

  • Assures proper training and development of manufacturing associates at all levels.

Makes sure all departmental and individual goals are directly aligned with overall plant goals.

  • Establishes a good working atmosphere with strong ethics and establishes a good working relationship with the union.

  • Assures continuous communications and employee participation throughout the organization.

  • Fosters teamwork between departments and within the department.

  • .Address unsafe acts, unsafe conditions, and hazards in respective work area(s), and evaluates the ensuing corrections(s).

  • Complete assigned action items on EHS action plan; Participate in EHS risk/ergo analysis for departments; Report to maintenance any energy spills; Achieve near misses/gemba goal and close them on time.

  • Support and/or participate on Continuous Improvement Activities such as: Kaizen, Ideas Programs, cost out and/or demonstrate improvements in goals year over year in our processes or practices aligned to achieve or business goals and/objectives.

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 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering

  • 5 years of experience in manufacturing environment.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience leading people or project teams.

  • Proven leading teams skills.

  • Strong knowledge in the areas of manufacturing processes, quality assurance, plant engineering, production/materials planning, SPC, problem solving methods, root cause analysis and systems applications.

  • Knowledge in MFGPro Preferred.

  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred

  • Bilingual English/Spanish

Position Success Criteria :

Leadership Competences:

  • Thinks and Acts Strategically

  • Gets Results

  • Builds Organizational Capability

  • Demonstrates a Leadership Style

Other Competencies

  • Strong ethics and professional presence required

  • Negotiation skills and experience with suppliers.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Sense of urgency

  • Proactive and organized.

  • Teamwork player

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: Latin America

Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group

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?: No

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.