Eaton Careers

Six Sigma - Black Belt

Santa Rosa Jauregui, Mexico
Operational Excellence


Job Description

Eaton’s Power System division is currently seeking a Black Belt to join our team. This position is based at our Querétaro 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.


In this role you will:

  • Execute initiates in all functional areas to achieve Cost Out Target for site and Corporate, aligned with company strategy

  • Lead cost out process and support the target setting per year in site; project identification, functional department target set and define continuous improvement process

  • Contribute in the EBS Pull to ensure targets and action lines are aligned with the strategy, ensuring projects are defined on critical opportunities

  • Execute initiatives in the organization to improve the Eaton Lean Six Sigma culture impacting in High five operation metrics

  • Stablish six sigma strategies to develop functional people in the deployment of Continuous improvement systems and supporting business capability

  • Support project management in site to ensure key challenges area achieving trough methodologies that improve performance in site

  • Develop advance analysis to ensure the right focalization are known based on key metrics

  • Lead and support key problems solving to ensure customer expectations area meet and achieve high five metrics

  • Lead Monthly COP review to define actions plan to achieve monthly targets

  • Plans and deploy training people in core Tools application to achieve performance metrics

  • Trains Kaizen team leaders to facilitate events.  Coordinates and drives a structured closure process on follow-up activities.

  • Support Profit Plan Achievement and define processes for the opportunities identification of in site

  • Has the ability to lead and train diverse teams.

  • Supports sharing of best practices as result of internal and external benchmarking activities.

  • Participates as a member of Eaton Continuous Improvement Council.      

  • Implements, promotes and maintains a safe work environment by implementing a culture of accidents prevention, investigation, equipment maintenance and application of rules. Identify, control and administer risk and danger in own area.

  • Motivate and coach employees to maintain high levels of satisfaction, productivity, and quality through effectively utilizing available rewards and recognition channels to encourage and promote desired behaviors and results.


When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


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.


Required Qualifications:


  • Industrial Engineering degree or related fields required. (Quality, Statistics, preferred)

  • English – language capability, speaking, reading and writing required.

  • 5 years’ experience in Lean Six Sigma and Financial knowledge

  • Six Sigma Black belt is required

  • Lean Manufacturing knowledge

  • Solid knowledge of engineering techniques & manufacturing processes

  • Knowledge of the manufacturing process and basic machine tool concepts.

  • Knowledge of behavioral science, including the ability to motivate, counsel, and constructively deal with people at all levels.

  • Strong leadership skills, must be capable of leading their organization on a continuous journey of sustained improvement.

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: Operational Excellence

Region: Latin America
Organization: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

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: No

Requisition ID: 069184