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Senior Engineer.ENG.No Sub-Function (Value Analysis-Value Engineering)

Haina, Dominican Republic


Job Description

  1. Lead and execute Cost Out projects and/or Value Analysis-Value Engineering Projects (VA/VE). Increase value through cost elimination.
  2. Identify waste opportunities across the Value Stream: suppliers / materials, logistics, product, mfg. process, expenses / supplies, services and others.
  3. Proficiently use tools such as: LEAN, 6Sigma to identify, manage and complete projects. Effectively communicates to stakeholders the projects progression.
  4. Drive projects that result in product and productivity cost improvements by utilizing VA/VE (Value Analysis / Value Engineering) methodologies, which focus on improving both existing product lines and new designs as a control for escalating material and labor costs, or improving product margins, while maintaining product integrity. Product focus is on the development of electrical devices and associated electro-mechanical components.
  5. Work with the Plant/Department managers to develop and support the Cost out Strategy for the sites (Profit Plan / Strat. Plan).
  6. Identify, support and execute Plant and Product Management cost out activities/Projects.
  7. Provide Engineering design support for productivity improvement projects through effective participation on cross-functional VAVE teams
  8. Lead Engineering efforts on critical direct material cost-out projects, including idea development, prototype, project execution, and plant/business system implementation


  • Bachelor degree in Industrial, Electronic, Design, Electromechanical Engineering, or similar careers
  • Minimum experience of 3 – 5 + years in similar positions
  • Bilingual: English/Spanish
  • Computer knowledge: MS-Office, MS-Project, MRP / AS400, CAD tools (Pro-Eng [Creo 2.0], SolidWorks, AutoCAD (3D & 2D modeling/detailing) or equivalent and drawing interpretation skills), Minitab (statistic software)
  • For Design VAVE, additional Require Knowledge: DFMEA, Tolerance analysis, engineered material selection and product costing, tooling, Six Sigma
  • Proven knowledge in Project Management, Process Control, Lean/6-Sigma tools (green/black belt certified), ISO9001 Auditor (CQE Certification +), APICS, Capital/Budget administration
  • Prefer knowledge in Eaton quality systems, Enovia document control system
  • Competencies: Builds Organizational Capability, Thinks and Acts Strategically, Gets Results

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Job: Engineering

Region: Latin America
Organization: EPG RWDD Residential Wiring Devices Div

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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: 045928