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Materials Planner

Santa Rosa Jauregui, Mexico
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Hydraulics division is currently seeking a Materials Planner to join our team.

This position is based at our Querétaro facility.

The Materials Planner  is an essential member of staff in any medium or large manufacturing operation. The material planner ensures a steady flow of all materials needed to keep a manufacturing line operating..

Solid experience on project launches. Work to resolve Materials issues while achieving and maintaining inventory business metrics.

  • Scheduling of  Incoming  material, overall ownership of material ordering and availability

  • Strategic think to anticipate any material disruption

  • Monitor inventory levels to ensure plant  inventory objectives are met.

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:


Analyze, Planning and require the raw material  and/or subassemblies for OEM & Service  Parts production line’s (releases) 


Avoid production line shutdown due to lack of raw material or  subassemblies

Manage Phase In / Phase Out  to avoid obsolete material

To resolve all the discrepancies of shipments with  suppliers  and  internal customers

Drive continuous improvements

Support to engineering change’s (pro launch and cost out projects) and new  projects


Monitor inventory levels to ensure plant inventory objectives


Follow-up  supplier  shipments &  Track the supplier delivery


Maintaining  MRP system


Daily Shortage root cause investigation and resolution


Activities to support Corona Project: Materials planning process.


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:

  • Bachelors Degree in  Business, Engineering or similar
  • MFG Pro Advanced  level(Desirable)
  • English Advanced
  • Negotiations & Leadership skills

  • ERP Planning skills (desirable MFG/Pro)

  • MRP knowledge
  • Technical knowledge of bill of material structuring, schedule execution, and inventory management

  • APICS training (Desirable)
  • 5 Years  experience (at least)  as materials planner in automotive industry or similar, working with  global suppliers

Position Success Criteria :

  • Capacity Planning
  • Materials Requirements Planning (MRP)

  • Demand Management
Supply Chain Continuity Planning

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: Supply Chain / Logistics

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: 063161