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Industrial Engineer

Euclid, Ohio
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Fuel and Motion Control Systems Division of our Aerospace Group is currently seeking an Industrial Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Euclid, Ohio facility.  
The Industrial Engineer is responsible to lead Lean manufacturing initiatives, aligned with Eaton Lean Six Sigma (ELSS) methodology including Cost out / Labor optimization, CONC/DPPM reduction and Continuous improvement activities.
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 develop sequence of operations and layout ; conduct time & motion studies to promote efficient asset utilization during manufacturing and assembly processes.
  • You will ensure a strong foundation of process Standard Work, implementing best practices, and information sharing across the factory.
  • You will contribute to site Environment Health and Safety (EHS)  improvement initiatives by performing activities such as : area Risk Assessments( RA), Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Ergonomics Assessment, Safe material handling practices,  Safety observation and facilitation of closures.
  • You will evaluate and maintain time standards to develop metrics and maintain scorecards to aid reporting to the leadership team.
  • You will establish costing standards for new product or alternate process routing ( example - labor, machine hours etc.).
  • You will support Manufacturing Engineering function by validating that work standards are up to date and are aligned with our current practices.
  • You will research and propose the practical  usage of Advanced manufacturing techniques (Automation – Robotics) ; administer capability studies and run prototypes to verify proof of concept.
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Required (Basic) Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Industrial Technology 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.
  • 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years of engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Lean manufacturing experience.
Position Success Criteria:
  • Excellent communication, people and problem solving skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects/activities.
  • Sound manufacturing background.
  • Working knowledge of SPC and Six-Sigma principles.

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 FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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: 061794