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Production Supervisor 2nd Shift

Cleveland, Tennessee
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Group is currently seeking a Production Supervisor for 3rd Shift to join our team. This position is based at our Cleveland, Tennessee facility.
The Production Supervisor will supervise the fabrication and/or assembly of product in an efficient manner through utilization of available resources. The Production Supervisor will help their department achieve high customer service levels.
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.
  • You will assist the Manufacturing Manager in planning and maintaining the appropriate workforce to meet our production demand. Plan, organize and direct the work assignments for assigned production members. Maintain a high level of morale through positive employee relations.
  • You will maintain a safe and orderly workplace that also meets all State and Federal regulations. Ensure employees receive effective and timely training in safe work practices. Enforce health and safety rules and procedures. Perform job task observations to detect and correct unsafe acts.
  • You will provide documentation of all disciplinary actions taken against employees who violate health and safety rules. Facilitate employee involvement in development, implementation and updating of health and safety plans and procedures.
  • You will perform timely investigation of accidents, identification of root cause and rapid correction of contributing factors. Demonstrate commitment to health and safety by making safety a priority in daily site operations; participating in site health and safety activities; participating in health and safety training; ensuring that adequate resources are provided.
  • You will monitor, train, evaluate and maintain an acceptable level of performance for all employees while maintaining the highest level of product quality and customer service. Assist in setting goals for employees and conducting mid-year and end of year performance reviews.
  • You will maintain close working relationships with support departments to insure effective solutions to process or product problems. Assist accounting in the preparation of departmental budgets and maintain the variable expenses within budgeted levels.
  • You will work closely with other shift(s) to insure a smooth transition between shifts. Maintain accurate inventory levels and keep the transaction accuracy within compliance to accounting policy.

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Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Associate’s degree from an accredited institution required.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • Supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.

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: Team Leader/Supervisor
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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 069438