South Bend, Indiana

Eaton’s Vehicle group is currently seeking a Production

Manager to join our South Bend, IN team.

The

Production Manager is responsible

for creating a

learning environment, focused with continuous improvement strategies and robust

problem-solving techniques, which will lead to improvements in organizations

safety, operational performance, customer service levels and overall financial

health. This is an exciting opportunity for a high energy, passionate and

motivated individual to manage operational activities. This position is

also responsible for leading the execution and deployment of robust

manufacturing processes and manufacturing efficiency initiatives across the

organization. Provide leadership in executing the organization’s strategic plan

consistent with MESH and regulatory standards, established industry standards,

and customer requirements. In this role you will be a member of the plant leadership team, this highly motivated individual,

works with the entire team to develop and implement the sites Manufacturing

Strategy.

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 proactively implement, promote

and maintain a safe working environment, through diligence in accident prevention,

investigation, and equipment maintenance

+ You will drive the company's vision and

mission by reinforcing ethics, values and quality policies throughout the

department

+ You will drive continuous improvement

programs and manufacturing process improvements by applying appropriate Eaton

Business System processes and problem-solving tools such as Eaton Lean System

and 5S

+ You will set, communicate, and achieve

department goals and objectives. Improve performance metrics to drive

results along with appropriate problem-solving methodologies to identify

process improvements

+ You will fully engage workforce and

promote personal accountability by identifying goals, empowering employees to

drive decision making, foster innovation and continuously learn by providing

ongoing feedback on employee performance with formal evaluation processes

+ You will develop product line budget

and manage manufacturing expenses within budgetary parameters

+ You will develop profit plan and

strategic plan details relating to production and support activities

+ You will work with plant staff in

establishing the manufacturing strategy for the facility

+ You will build organizational

capability to support a high-performance culture

+ You will actively participate in the

plant annual objective planning session in order to establish a 3 to 5-year

strategic plan for the manufacturing facility

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s

Degree from an accredited institution required

+ Minimum 4

years of experience in manufacturing leadership roles

+ Must be

legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Master’s

degree or MBA from accredited institution

+ Engineering

Undergraduate Degree from accredited institution

Position Criteria:

+ Excellent

written and verbal communication skills

+ Demonstrated

ability to lead and motivate employees

+ Experience in

budgeting, capital equipment analysis, cost accounting and project cost

analysis

+ Proficiency in

Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

+ Demonstrated

experience in Lean Manufacturing and 5S

+ Strong Drive

for Results competency

#LI-SR1

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 – Canada

Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck

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 hiring country only

Travel: 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.

South Bend, Indiana

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.

At Eaton, we value many of the skills and competencies that you gained in your military career. Leadership, discipline, creativity, integrity and teamwork – these are our values too. As we aspire to be a model of inclusion and diversity in our industry, we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique. We create an environment that fosters learning and teaching, allowing employees to reach their full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

For more information, visit www.eaton.com/militarycareers

 

 

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