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Manufacturing Supervisor

Beaver, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Circuit Protection Division is seeking a Manufacturing Supervisor. The Manufacturing Supervisor will be based at our Beaver, PA facility.
Position Overview:
Responsibility for the supervision of department-based activities including production scheduling, budgets, planning and personnel, while ensuring the manufacturing of the highest quality products at the lowest possible cost meeting customer, quality and delivery requirements.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Supervise all personnel and operations in assigned department or shift.
  • Directs production employees with respect to volume, cost, quality and meeting production schedules and delivery dates.
  • Develop a thorough knowledge of processes and equipment in assigned department or shift.
  • Stimulates maximum efficiency and productivity of production employees.
  • Report any process and equipment problems and notify appropriate personnel for assistance with problem when required.
  • Maintains adherence to Company policies, rules, regulations, safety standards, and good housekeeping practices.
  • Train, upgrade, evaluate and review operators.
  • Schedule and organize work to achieve a smooth operation (at times, for 3-shift operation / other times, administers the off-shift schedules for departmental supervisors).
  • Schedule overtime as necessary and required.
  • Assures machinery, equipment, and facilities are properly maintained for efficient production.
  • Maintain good employee relations and adherence to labor contract provisions, take proper and judicious disciplinary measures when required.
  • Arrange to have appropriate production records prepared and maintained.
  • Assure efficient and economical utilization of materials, improvement of methods, and elimination of wasteful practices within the department.
  • Troubleshoot problems.
  • Keep employee records of attendance, performance, and departmental activities, as required.
  • Achieve production quality and quantity standards.
  • Responsible for all processes, equipment, manpower, safety and housekeeping assigned to area
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Associate’s degree from an accredited institution required.
  • Minimum 2 years of supervisory experience.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
  • No relocation provided. Candidates must reside within 50 miles of the Beaver, PA facility to be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Engineering from an accredited institution, preferred.
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience leading and implementing continuous improvement initiatives.   

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 – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CPD PCD Power Components Division

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 044342