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Manufacturing Team Manager, South Molton (N Devon)

South Molton, United Kingdom
Manufacturing & Operations

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Job Description

This position is responsible for managing operations within a part of our site in South Molton. You will be responsible for leading and managing a team of people, production schedule, product quality and health and safety. You will drive and improve performance in order to meet strategic and financial goals.
Our Aerospace Division manufactures completely new parts for aerospace and defence organisations as well as modifies existing product lines. Our client base is global and includes some of the leading industry names.
Eaton is a world leader in aerospace technologies. We design, manufacture and integrate the industry’s most advanced products for Hydraulic Systems, Fuel and Inerting Systems, Motion Control and Engine Solutions.
For more information, please check our website: www.eaton.com

Essential Functions:

Managing and directing all manufacturing activities, creating high performance environment

Providing leadership in support of a continuous improvement culture in quality, productivity and delivery

Working closely with other departments on new product introduction

Fostering a zero incidents culture, cooperating closely with Health and Safety Manager

Working on Lean projects, implementing continuous improvements culture

Monitoring resources, performance, costs/ waste and output

Coordinating business initiatives

Training and developing team members, increasing employee engagement

Qualifications

Degree qualified or equivalent

Strong experience in manufacturing operations within a low volume, high mix environment

Experience in people management

Ideally experienced in Lean Six Sigma methodology

Strong organisational and time management skills

Driven by results

Capable of developing people and interested in further career development

What Eaton offers:

Competitive compensation and benefits package

Great promotional opportunities – Eaton encourages internal promotion, whenever possible

Learning & Development - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University.


About Eaton:
Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 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 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit 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.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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

Requisition ID: 037552