Eaton Careers


Juarez, Mexico
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Ligthing division is currently seeking a Buyer to join our team. This position is based at our Cd Juárez facility.

The Buyer  is responsible for monitoring MRP signals as well as follow up customer orders to create a production plan that includes commitment dates to be communicated to customer service. This position is fundamental on the on time delivery metric of the manufacturing plant    

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.

Some activities related with the position will be:
  • Elaborate MRP to create work orders timely to satisfy customer demand, achieve desired safety stock and maintain work flow on the production line.

  • Create and deliver a production plan and sequence to achieve OTD (on time delivery), sales and absorption.

  • Communicate to product line supervisors and purchasing teams to ensure schedule attainment and recovery if required.

  • Report to purchasing area material shortages, Inv. Discrepancies, request adjustments when needed

  • Ensure SAP data integrity by reviewing routings and bill of material accuracy and report discrepancies to manufacturing engineer.

  • Maintain and update SAP material master.

  • Follow up with production control status of work orders, investigate factors that affect schedules to modify production plan as necessary.

  • Follow escalation process of potential issues related with OTD, sales and absorption and support action plan for short and long term solutions.

  • Collaborate with quality control, warehouse and other staff.

  • Work closely with Local Customer service rep, Buyers to determine appropriate levels of FG stock and components to minimize lead times.

  • Work closely with production when a expedite order is notify by customer service rep.


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


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree

  • 1-3
  • SAP
  • MRP knowledges

  • Good communication skills at different levels.

  • Able to plan and organize

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: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Latin America
Organization: EPG LD Lighting 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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 069842