Eaton Careers

Sheet Metal Supervisor

Wadeville, South Africa
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description


·       Planning of sheet metal functions that include punching, bending, welding and grinding

·       Ability to proactively identify problems and provide adequate solutions

·       Ensuring product manufactured is to quality specifications

·       Facilitation of World Class Manufacturing tools and principles

·       Effective allocation and management of resources

·       Controlling and monitoring of efficiencies

·       Managing and updating production data

·       Ensuring safety standards are adhered to and maintained

·       Effective man management to optimize performance


·       Technical qualification in Mechanical/Draughting

·       Min 5 years experience in sheet metal as a leader

·       Knowledge and experience in World Class Manufacturing practices

·       CNC experience and knowledge

·       Exposure and experience on punching and bending machines

·       Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: ES EMEA Region

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

Requisition ID: 044969