Production Manager - Phoenix P/S Satellite
Eaton is seeking a Production Manager for its Panelboard / Switchboard Satellite Operation. The Production Manager position will be located at the Satellite facility in Chandler, AZ.
The Production Manager will develop, plan, and implement manufacturing activities for all product lines to achieve Satellite facility goals.
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
In this role, you will:
Function as a front-line leader for Satellite production employees in achieving High 5 Metrics (Safety, Quality, Productivity, Delivery, and Inventory) via the continuous improvement framework (CIF).
Foster a zero-incident safety culture through deployment of environment, health and safety (MESH) initiatives and safety-focused leadership.
Direct resources to prioritize and execute the manufacturing schedule to meet all customer, manufacturing and financial requirements.
Act as a commercial point of contact in assigned Satellite territories, including pricing / quoting, customer service, promotion activities, field sales contact, systems and engineering as needed.
Promote a high performance work culture through effective operations management processes and positive employee relations.
Facilitate problem-solving and corrective action for production and quality issues as they occur
Perform other duties as assigned
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we- as individuals and as a company – are stronger.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
2 years of experience in either field sales, engineering or manufacturing
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future.
Bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited institution
3 years of experience in field sales, engineering or manufacturing (electrical industry preferred)
3 years of prior supervisory/management experience in a manufacturing or engineering environment
Extensive product application knowledge for panelboards, switchboards, and circuit breaker components is highly recommended
Working knowledge of the panelboard/switchboard industry
Strong computer skills, including PowerPoint, Excel, AutoCad, BidManager, AS400, and Vista, MAPICs
Strong interpersonal skills used for review, motivation, development and reinforcement of standards and polices for direct reports
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to work simultaneously through prioritization and time management skills is critical to job success
Ability to think strategically and make critical decisions in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency
Customer service focus
Strong conflict management skills
Process management focus
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: ESSG CDPAD Comml Distrib Prods Assy Div
Job Level: Manager
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