Eaton Careers

Manufacturing Leader

Euclid, Ohio
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Division is currently seeking a High Performance Work Team Leader – Manufacturing Leader to join our team. This position is based at our Euclid, Ohio facility.
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 champion a culture change through the framework of High Performance Work Teams (HPWTs).
  • You will achieve certification in 5s, VSM, Standard work, and also possess a thorough knowledge of FAA, EASA, CAAC regulations.
  • Drive continuous improvement through the use of the Eaton Business System (EBS), Continuous Improvement Framework (CIF), High Performance Work Teams (HPWTs).
  • You will achieve key business metrics including Total Recordable Case Rate (TRCR), Turn Around Time (TAT), On-Time Delivery (OTD), Production efficiency, and Customer Satisfaction.
  • You will train and develop team members to be productive and efficient. Provide oversight and coaching to all team members.
  • You will empower employees, provide resources and remove barriers for development.
  • You will achieve MRO sales and margin profit plan goals. Ensure Customer satisfaction through timely and accurate feedback. 

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Preferred (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Manufacturing or Operations.
  • Minimum 2 years of supervisory experience.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous Aerospace Repair Station experience (ex. FAA, EASA, CAAC).
  • Assembly and test experience.
  • Direct customer interface experience.
  • Experience implementing continuous improvement initiatives.


Position Success Criteria:

  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction (Six Sigma) concepts.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Leadership, coaching and influence management skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products.

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: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 054509