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Maintenance Supervisor

Washington, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds Division is seeking a Maintenance Supervisor. The Maintenance Supervisor will be based at our Washington, PA facility.
As the electrical industry's global leader for explosion proof and hazardous environments, Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds Business is constantly pushing forward and looking ahead, advancing electrical and instrumentation products in new and innovative ways. 
Position Overview:  
The Maintenance Supervisor will be responsible for all aspects of plant maintenance. This includes daily general maintenance along with various improvement projects. The position will be responsible for maintenance employees with respect to job performance, attendance, discipline, and administrative actions, continuously improving safety and quality.
Essential Responsibilities:  
  • Responsible for establishing the direction, focus and motivation of the Maintenance team.
  • Responsible for training of un-skilled, semi-skilled and skilled positions supporting ongoing production, facilities and maintenance needs. Schedule work activities for direct reports, review employees’ work performances and provide feedback, coordinate safety and employee training activities.
  • Apply cost containment principals when purchasing goods and services. Be able to operate within and below budget expectations.
  • Analyze and resolves work problems, or assists employees in solving work problems.
  • Interfaces with other departments and contractors to ensure day to day and project completion.
  • Understands and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established MESH policies, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
  • Initiate and participate in continuous improvement activities. Participate as required in problem solving teams, kaizen events, TPM and SMED events, cross functional committees, and multi-discipline initiatives.
  • Directly supervise approximately 10 skilled employees.
  • Performs other related functions as required to achieve department and site objectives.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required. 
  • Minimum 3 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
  • No relocation provided. Candidates must reside within 50 miles of the Washington, PA facility to be considered. 

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Technology, Mechanical Technology, or Engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • PLC programming experience.
  • Experience managing teams.
  • Control wiring and schematics experience.  

Position Criteria:

  • Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to conceptualize, define and resolve complex problems in a timely fashion.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and facilitation skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills to effectively interface multiple cross-functional teams.
  • High degree of mechanical aptitude and power press knowledge.
  • Some control panel/electrical knowledge.
  • Ability to analyze the skill set of existing team and put training plans in place to continuously improve skill set.

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 CHD EP Americas

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: 045449