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Lead Manufacturing Engineer

Titchfield, United Kingdom
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

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Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?



You will work within our Local Manufacturing team at our Titchfield site and you will engage with various team members across manufacturing and engineering.


Lead Manufacturing Engineer



Your key deliverables :


This position is responsible for overall supervision of a Manufacturing Engineering Team,

Supporting all operational areas of the Titchfield site.

Responsibility for supporting the production areas in achieving production schedule, product quality, product cost, and employee safety goals.

Coordinates with all functional and service groups to ensure customer requirements are met.  Drives team performance to facilitate the production teams to achieve or exceed financial plans and strategic goals. Motivates personnel to create high performance culture. 

·       Manages the relevant manufacturing engineering team to ensure timely completion of issues to enable production to meet customer requirements

·       Assesses performance indicators, and takes appropriate actions, to ensure schedule, cost, and quality goals are met

·       Ensures required documentation and/or system transactions are executed to meet customer, manufacturing system, and financial reporting requirements

·       Assures policies, procedures, and other documentation are followed to ensure consistent and compliant manufactured product

·       Provides leadership and commitment in support of continuing improvements in quality, productivity and delivery performance

·       Supports product design organization through new product introduction phase to ensure customer manufacturing delivery times are met

·       Assures that Environmental, Health, and Safety issues are addressed considering local regulations, Eaton policy, and good corporate citizenship

·       Evaluates operational performance of the team in order to facilitate performance management, merit promotions, job transfers, dismissals, commendations, etc.

·       Specifies job assignments for manufacturing engineering personnel, and monitors performance, to achieve product delivery and cost requirements


·       Leads and supports manufacturing improvement initiatives, participating on teams in order to drive best practices across manufacturing




Are you?

·       Looking for your next exciting move within your career.

·       Looking to work in a challenging environment



·       Knowledge of materials planning systems (MRP/ERP) requirements and order generation process logic

·       Understanding of Supply Chain Management operational concepts surrounding production planning, scheduling, purchasing, inventory control, logistics, stockroom operations, and shipping/receiving

·       Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction (Six Sigma) concepts and tool sets as they relate to materials management

·       Thorough Understanding of manufacturing technologies and processes

·       Ability to direct and lead cross-functional process improvement teams

·       Multiple years of related professional and Supervisory/Managerial experience




  • Annual tooling capital expenditure experience
  • Budget management experience
  • Supervisory experience


Then we want to hear about you!


What Eaton offers:


·       Competitive compensation and benefits package (/you can list the benefits here/)

·       Contract in fast growing global company

·       Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

·       Great promotional opportunities  – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible

·       Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us



(Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening. – if applicable)

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Manager
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: 056169