The primary function for this role is to ensure the safe delivery of quality components to internal/external customers in South Africa in the most efficient manner possible.
A. Ensure that the production team recognizes safety as an imperative in action and performance
B. Creates an environment where employees are partners in resolving safety, quality, and production challenges
C. Drive the workforce in driving a proactive improvement culture
D. Utilize Eaton Business system tools including MESH and ELSS proactively drive safety improvements and favorably reduce recordable and lost time injuries
E. Leverage existing EBS tools to reduce manufacturing costs, improve efficiency and eliminate waste measured in labor productivity and cost per labor hour
F. Ensure on-going Rapid Improvement Events focused on making needle moving improvements in areas of the facility that are critical to meeting overall business objectives
G. Ensure the team delivers Cost Productivity projects and results, including participating in a monthly project review of key projects.
H. Use systemic processes including KPI’s and Operation planning and rough cut capacity reviews to ensure the department has the capacity and the capability to meet customer demand
I. Support functional directives as required within the business
Matric or Higher
10 Years Supervisor or Team Leader experience
Minimun N6 Electrical engineering
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Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
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