Eaton Corporation Maintenance Supervisor in Valinhos, Brazil

We are looking for a Maintenance Supervisor in Valinhos – SP.

She/He will be responsible for:

  • Maintain comprehensive care to maintenance and safety procedures in own area through the adaptation of activities, guiding the appropriate use of manpower, machines, methods and maintenance procedures in order to maintain the equipment with greater availability to manufacturing;

  • Ensure compliance of maintenance tasks through the application of appropriate maintenance and safety procedures and work plans;

  • Ensure the goals of maintenance, using the Lean tools applied to the area and by applying concepts and tools of EBS;

  • Maintaining productivity and quality in manufacturing, maintaining equipment in good working conditions through good preventive and corrective service;

  • Attain desired standards of quality of the company proposing and motivating the group to make changes in designs of machines and equipment, and maintenance processes;

  • Maximize the efficiency of maintenance seeking solutions to technical problems;

  • Minimize the impact on production, as a result of failures of machines or equipment, abnormalities in the process;

  • Contribute to reduce maintenance costs of equipment;

  • Analyze and take action in relation to absenteeism index, accidents, maintenance costs and indicators in the area.


Education / Experience required to meet position qualifications:

  • Complete bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Mechatronics, Electrical or Electronics engineering.

  • Strong knowledge and experience in processes, planning, and maintenance of machine tools.

  • Previous experience in automotive industry.

  • Management of equipment and quality system.

  • Lean Manufacturing concepts;

  • Knowledge of standards NR’s and safety procedures;

  • People leadership;

  • Good reading and understanding English language (Intermediate)

  • Availability for shift work.

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Latin America

Organization: VEH Vehicle Group

Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor

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

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