Eaton Careers

Sr. Molding Engineer

Cleveland, Ohio


Job Description

At Eaton, we’re dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because that’s what really matters. And we’re here to make sure it works. 

By joining Eaton, you will be joining a multinational company made up of over 96,000 employees, doing business in more than 175 countries. Our energy-efficient products and services help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more reliably, efficiently, safely and sustainably. By giving people tools to use power more efficiently. Helping companies do business more sustainably. And by encouraging each and every employee at Eaton to think differently about our business, our communities—and the positive impact we can have on the world.

Eaton’s Aerospace division is currently seeking a Sr. Molding Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Nogales facility.

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.

Are you up for the challenge?

Here’s what you will do:
  • Support  the development of new products.
  • Provide support to the molding production department to ensure the quality of the product in the time it is needed and ensure the necessary equipment and tools to support the molding volumes.

  • Identify root causes and implement corrective actions in the area.

  • Suggest and lead projects to reduce manufacturing costs, improve flows and optimize processes.

  • Ensure product documentation and manufacturing processes to meet the requirements of AS9100.

  • Periodic review and updating of material lists (BOM) and workflow of molding (Routings).

  • Validate and update the load of machines for the correct administration of resources.

  • Review and define optimal molding parameters for the current and / or new part numbers respectively.

  • Provide support in the training of molding technicians.

  • Keep updated on knowledge related to new technologies, materials, equipment, processes and trends of the industry and the market through seminars, courses, etc.

  • Ensure that any hazardous material or process is reviewed and approved before being used in molding processes; work with production to implement the necessary security revisions.

  • Improve current molding processes through scientific molding.

  • Design tools to support the molding processes as necessary.

  • Compliance with the metrics established

  • Participate in the preparation of PFMEAS of the manufacturing systems.

  • Participate in internal / external corrective actions and propose effective actions.

  • Look for opportunities to implement error-proof devices (poka-yoke).

  • Maintain updated layout of their assigned areas.

  • Ensure compliance to the system of AS9100, Engineering Procedures and Specific Customer Requirements.

  • Communication and scaling of tool open issues and drawings from early design stages.

  • Coordination and monitoring of construction of engineering samples.


Here’s what you need:

Basic Qualifications:
  • BS/BA from an accredited institution
  • Requires a minimum of 5 years of experience as Manufacturing Engineer

  • Requires a minimum of 3 years of experience in Molding Engineering

  • Experience in manufacturing Companies
  • AutoCad
  • Experience in Cost reduction projects
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma and Problem Solving

  • Bi-lingual (Spanish and English)


  • Get results
  • Efficient
  • Thinks and Acts strategically
  • Accountable

We’re a power management company, but more importantly, what we do improves the quality of life and the environment. Our products, technologies and services make a difference in the world.

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CPD TAM

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: 063304