3rd Shift Manufacturing Supervisor
The 3rd Shift Manufacturing Supervisor is responsible to lead operations for hourly employees and to drive continuous improvements in safety, quality, on-time delivery, productivity, and other cost measures through use of the Eaton Business System (EBS) tools. This position is primarily responsible for 3rd shift operations.
You will utilize the Tiered Meeting process to track and analyze key operational metrics and implement actions to improve operational performance. Direct day-to-day activities in production areas, including manpower movement, job assignments, time/attendance/vacation data, etc.
You will champion teamwork through the Continuous Improvement Framework process and use of ELSS tools to continuously improve operational performance. Participate in other CI Teams as appropriate.
You will schedule overtime, and execute to labor plan and coach employees one-on-one to address performance issues and drive operator accountability
You will establish and maintain a positive, engaged employee team sentiment through application of Eaton’s Values, Ethics, and Philosophies and empowering employees to make decisions, innovate, and work in a continuous learning environment
You will train and develop hourly team members. Clearly define and communicate expectations, providing positive reinforcement when met and providing coaching and counseling as necessary when not met, additional responsibilities as assigned including periodic weekend supervision.
High School Diploma or GED
Relocation is NOT approved for this position, only candidates that currently reside within a 50 miles radius of Jackson, MI will be considered.
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.
Associates or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
Two (2) or more years of experience in operations or manufacturing is a plus
Understanding of Supply Chain Management operational concepts surrounding production planning, inventory control, purchasing, logistics, stockroom operations, and shipping/receiving
Experience managing shop floor associates in a union environment
Experience in interpreting contractual language of a collective bargaining agreement (CBA)
Knowledge of basic manufacturing processes (safety, environmental, assembly, gauging, AS9100)
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Strong leadership, coaching, and influence management skills
Must be able to establish priorities and balance multiple objectives
Computer Skills: demonstrated proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications, familiarity with MRP systems
Opportunity to gain exposure to and work with many cross functional teams
Hours: 11:30pm-9:00AM Sunday-Friday – one weekend per month
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 FED Fluid Electrical Distribution
Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No