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Manufacturing Engineer

Brooklyn, Ohio
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Hydraulics Division is currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Brooklyn, Ohio facility.  
The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for the support of all production activities in order to meet financial goals each month. This includes providing manufacturing engineering support for daily operations, CNC programming, tooling design, and working with manufacturing to resolve production issues. This position will be responsible for implementing new manufacturing process improvements as well as drive cost reduction initiatives to reduce manufacturing costs.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours. 
  • You will create and maintain accurate process documentation such as: standard work, PFEMA documents, routings, standard work, and set-up sheets in compliance with ISO and Eaton Quality System Standards.
  • You will create and maintain CNC programs for 3-axis lathe and milling machine tools.
  • You will design and/or develop innovative part holding fixtures that minimize set-ups and maximize productivity.
  • You will identify areas of opportunity and follows through with projects identified to meet annual Cost Out goals and objectives. Utilizes ELSS (Eaton Lean Six Sigma) and EQS (Eaton Quality System) tools. 
  • You will develop manufacturing cost estimates for new and modified products; identify specifications and requirements, obtain quotations and project costs, study product designs and recommend alterations to enhance manufacturing feasibility.
  • You will study manufacturing processes, machine capacity and tooling requirements and recommends changes to increase efficiency.  Plans and completes testing of new tooling and/or machining concepts.
  • You will procure capital equipment. Participate in various aspects of equipment procurement including specification preparation and submittal of Capital Appropriations Requests.
  • You will analyze data, formulate conclusions and provide recommendations to supervisory and managerial personnel in various departments for short and long-range planning.
  • You will drive continuous improvement and cost reduction efforts in assigned areas to ensure that our facility is competitive in the market place.
  • You will assure the CNC program distribution systems (DNC) and other systems are functional and current.  

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Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required.
  • Minimum 1 year of engineering experience.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
  • No relocation provided. Candidates must reside within 50 miles from the Brooklyn, OH facility to be considered.  

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience operating CNC machining equipment.
  • Experience with Lean/Six Sigma.
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment.  

Position Success Criteria:

  • Proficient with creating and editing CNC programming, specifically on 3-axis lathe and mill machine tools.
  • In-depth knowledge of both CAD and CAM systems, MasterCAM knowledge preferred.
  • Ability to use engineering design and analysis tools, as well as Microsoft Office software and other productivity tools.
  • Understanding of various manufacturing processes relating to hydraulic or brake/clutch industry manufacturing desirable.
  • Excellent communications skills with ability to manage project teams.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Team-oriented problem solving skills and corrective action methodology.
  • Demonstrated project management and execution skills.

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: HYD PMC Power Motion Control

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 053464