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Sr. Tooling Planner

Queretaro, Mexico


Job Description

Eaton’s Hydraulics division is currently seeking a Senior Tooling Engineer to join our team.
This position is based at our Queretaro facility.
The Senior Tooling Engineer is responsible provide daily support to production cells on machine improvements focusing on workholding & tooling. Maintain tooling purchasing parameters and cost forecast reports updated in order to collaborate with production metrics achievements.
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:
  1.  Ensure tooling is always available for Production.
  2. Ensure Tooling and special tools comply with the required standards on the max/min inventory.
  3. Implement and strictly follow Leader Standard Work process.
  4. Review/analyze SIOP/forecasting, working with Materials master planner, to provide tools and tooling visibility.
  5. Maintains Tooling cost forecast reports always updated to ensure information is readily available.
  6. Maintains purchasing parameters in adequate databased to ensure proper order generation and Tooling replenishment.
  7. Develop tooling’s purchasing and schedules for new products.
  8. Communicating with suppliers regarding past due shipments and drop-in requirements.
  9. Ensure that site planning functions work effectively with production personnel to match supply with demand, at minimum cost and maximum efficiency.
  10. Prepare reports in conjunction with the production planner in tooling scheduling work for the product lines assigned.
  11. Participate in the cell team to achieve metrics on High Five metrics.
  12. Comply with all applicable Safety, Quality, Health & Environmental and Human Resources policies and procedures.
Support and/or participate on Continuous Improvement Activities such as: Kaizen, Ideas Programs, cost out and/or demonstrate improvements in goals year over year in our processes or practices aligned to achieve or business goals and/objectives.
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 Qualifications:
  • 5 years of experience in Manufacturing Industry
  • Familiar with forecasting tools.
  • Experience in Material Requierement Planning, Master Production Scheduling, Min-Max tools.
  • Excel Intermediate Skills.
  • APICS CPIM certification preferred
  • Experience in ERP systems. MFG Pro software preferred
  • Bilingual English/Spanish.
Position Success Criteria :
Individual Contributor Competencies:
  • Possesses Effective Communication Skills
  • Demonstrates a Collaborative Style
  • Drives for Results
  • Makes Decisions/Solves Problems
  • Promotes and Champions Change
  • Pursues Personal Development
  • Possesses Interpersonal Savvy (Supplier/Customer Relationships)
Other Competencies
  • Strong ethics and professional presence required
  • Negotiation skills and experience with suppliers.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Sense of urgency
  • Proactive and organized
  • Teamwork player

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: Engineering

Region: Latin America
Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group

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: 061309