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Manufacturing Engineer

Amarillo, Texas
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds Division is currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Amarillo, Texas facility.
The Manufacturing Engineer will propose, coordinate and implement projects related safety, quality, cost reduction and continuous improvement . Conducts activities to achieve daily and long term processing goals. Participates with the business unit teams to help the team accomplish department action plans. Develops manufacturing engineering improvements and works with employees at all levels to support necessary upgrades to equipment and processes.
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 capital appropriation requests. Justify capital equipment purchases. Research and select vendors for capital projects. Create drawings for components and/or machine design using Autocad Inventor.
  • You will develop and coordinate projects utilizing basic project management and structured project management skills. Evaluate machine capabilities and recommend additions, replacements and rebuilds.
  • You will conduct/Assist new machine and machine rebuild runoffs. Establish specifications for requests for quotations. Design and recommend improved manufacturing processes.
  • You will work with business unit teams to develop goals and objectives. Implement cost savings and improvement projects. Evaluate and recommend process improvements to improve quality.
  • You will research and develop solutions to OSHA, ANSI and internal safety requirements for processes and equipment.
  • You will troubleshoot process problems as related to productivity and quality. Coordinate/Support  testing to optimize performance of MRO (Maintenance, Repair, Operating) supply items.

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Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution required.
  • Minimum 2 years of engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP.
  • Experience with Lean Six Sigma.


Position Success Criteria:

  • Detailed abilities in capital equipment justification, project scheduling and managerial planning.
  • Technical knowledge in machine function, processes, control systems, CNC.
  • Experience with Autocad Inventor or similar CAD system.
  • Ability to communicate with varies levels of an organization.
  • Maintain relationships with internal and external contacts.

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: EPG CHD EP Americas

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

Requisition ID: 057386