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Industrial Engineer

Athens, Georgia


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle division is seeking an entry level Industrial to join our team. The position will be based at our Athens, GA facility.
The Industrial Engineer is responsible for the evaluation and implementation of improvement in work flow, material handling and plant layout for existing products. The Industrial Engineer will also establish and maintain accurate part routings and labor standards to support proper costing and CI improvements.
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 develop plant layouts on CAD.  This includes equipment, office and some plant facilities drawings.
  • You will issue and track machine move orders.
  • You will issue and track capital asset numbers and surplus equipment disposal.
  • You will estimate direct labor content for new products.
  • You will recommend material handling, direct labor and plant layout improvements at existing facilities.
  • You will perform time studies as required for establishing direct labor standards.
  • You will maintain item masters, BOM’s, routings and work centers in the MRP/costing system and yearly updates due to cycle time changes.
  • You will prepare reports, recommendations, and presentations for a variety of assigned engineering projects.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now and in the future.
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Athens, GA 30601 will be considered.
Position Success Criteria:
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time.

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: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH NAA North America Auto

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: 054501