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Production Manager

Rivarolo, Italy
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle Group has an opening for an:
Production Manager
Location: Rivarolo Canavese (TO)

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Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?
The resource will refer directly to the Country Operations Manager.

Your key deliverables :
• Proactively implement, promote and maintain a safe working environment, through diligence in accident prevention, investigation, equipment maintenance and rule enforcement.
• Coordinate, leverage and appropriately utilize resources with other managers to resolve manufacturing problems, improve processes and meet external and internal customer demands.
• Drive the company’s vision and mission by reinforcing ethics, values and quality policies throughout their area of responsibility. Align workforce to the company vision through Eaton Philosophy workplace practices and beliefs that build trust, mutual respect and teamwork between employees at all levels of the organization.
• Act as a business partner by planning, initiating, leading, measuring, monitoring and assessing continuous improvement programs and manufacturing process improvements by applying appropriate EBS processes and problem solving tools such as ELSS and 5S.
• Maintain and report accurate inventory numbers while continually seeking ways to reduce work in progress (WIP) inventory levels and maximizing product flow while identifying and implementing cost out opportunities.
• Actively participate in setting, communicating and achieving department goals and objectives and develops and maintains performance metrics as required to monitor results and use those results as a tool to identify and initiate process improvements within own work area. Coordinate and/or participate in continuous improvement teams in own or other areas to enhance plant results.
• Fully engage and motivate workforce and promotes personal accountability by identifying goals, empowering employees to drive decision making, foster innovation and continuously learn and by providing ongoing feedback on employee performance with formal evaluation provided at least annually.
• Act as an agent of the company by positively communicating the policies, practices, changes and decisions of management while fairly and consistently applying policies and practices to all employees.
• Comply with requirements of the Quality & Environmental Management System
• Support and executes departmental goals within area of responsibility setting clear expectations and goals and holding people accountable for results.
• Achieve quality targets.



Are you?
• 3 to 5 years’ experience in industrial production/manufacturing function, with team management experience
• Engineering Master Degree
• Fluent in English; other languages will be a plus
• Knowledge of national and local safety and environmental standards, guidelines and policies such as ISO, IATF, 81/08 and/or applicable regional initiatives.
• Ability to provide and foster effective on-going communication at all levels of the organization.
• Extensive knowledge of EBS (Eaton Business System), ELSS (Eaton Lean System) or major Lean Production systems, 5S, and appropriate quality systems
• MS Office tools deep knowledge.

Then we want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers:
• Great promotional opportunities  – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible
• Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us
• Inclusion & Diversity - Openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully
• Learning & Development  - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University

Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening.


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: VEH Vehicle Group

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 061614