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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Reynosa, Mexico
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle division is currently seeking a Sr. Manufacturing Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our facility in Reynosa.
The Sr. Manufacturing Engineer  is responsible to design, validate and implement manufacturing systems; including process documentation, control and optimization through the life of the product. A Manufacturing Engineer seeks and promotes the continuous improvement of the manufacturing 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.
Some activities related with the position will be:
  • Supports Production Area.
  • Participates in safety assessments
  • Defines and implement safety machine guarding to manufacturing equipment as per Eaton requirements
  • Designs, validates and implements manufacturing systems (assembly lines) including documentation (PFD, PFMEA, WIs) and establishes and implement process controls.
  • Develops Quality System procedures
  • Develops and implements tools as per new or revised requirements
  • Develops and implement new design fixtures for assembly.
  • Implements the ECO’s procedure in the production documents
  • Seeks and promotes the continuous improvement
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:
  • 5 years experience in manufacturing and materials area.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering, Electronics or Mechanics.
  • Conversational English
  • Conversational English.
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Manufacturing Process Design
    • The ability to review and analyze product designs so as to assure manufacturability.
    • Knowledge and experience in the design, selection, specification, and optimization of equipment, tooling, and processes required to make a product according to the desired volume, cost, and quality level in a safe manner.
    • Process design, capability, and capacity
    • Manufacturing factors (industry standards, plant layout development, material flow analysis, and product/process testing) 
    • Manufacturing Value Stream Success Factors and Continuous Improvement
    • The inherent ability to recognize and act upon challenges and situations that contribute to success in manufacturing operations.
    • Communication, cooperation, and problem resolution from the supply base to the customer.
    • Direct interaction with materials management with regards to production scheduling, inventory improvements, and part availability.
    • Consistent engagement of product lines and employees to maintain a pulse on production status, challenges and successes.
    • The ability to align and focus support resources such as quality, EHS, and maintenance to ensure an effective and proactive approach to resolve process issues.
    • Collaboration with product design teams to ensure manufacturability of current and new products and manage engineering and process changes.
    • Hands on experience working in various roles within manufacturing facilities contributes to success within this competency.
    • Business Systems and Practices
    • Knowledge of and experience with appropriate enterprise and shop floor information systems.
    • Shop floor manufacturing execution systems may encompass document control, detailed scheduling, process management, quality management, product tracking, data collection, performance analysis, and maintenance management.
    • In addition to system knowledge, this competency includes the understanding of business practices associated with planning, executing, monitoring, and assessing operational activities and performance.
    • Examples include capital appropriation request process, manufacturing expense allocations, product costing, bill of materials, routings, work instructions, process standards, and OEE.
    • EBS Tool Integrator
    • Appropriate use of EBS elements, tools, and processes within the manufacturing / operations environment.
    • ELSS: Knowledge and experience with the ELSS tools is necessary to continuously improve processes.
    • PROLaunch: Use of PROLaunch for program management of new product development (NPD), standard transition process (STP), acquisition integration framework (AIF), and business process and services (BPS).
    • EQMS (Eaton Quality Management Systems): Knowledge and use of quality processes, procedures, and tools in order to ensure quality products and services.
    • EHS and MESH: Use of tools to minimize waste, pollution, and exposure to hazardous materials and conditions and to responsibly manage all resources and materials used.
    • EBS Assessments: Demonstrates level of knowledge
    • Building a Business Case
    • Is able to consolidate cross-functional, multi-level project issues and analyses into a comprehensive business case. Generates the strategic rationale behind a Development & Planning project; the ability to work with others in creating it and the mastery of communicating project issues to senior management.

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: Latin America
Organization: VEH EMB eMobility

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: 060165