Eaton Careers

HDT Supervisor

San Luis Potosi, Mexico
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

  • Lead, facilitate and coordinate production activities and resources according to established practices and or policies within their job area to ensure the timely delivery of quality parts that meet or exceed customer expectations. 



    1. Prepare report daily production status.


    2. Coordinate, leverage, and utilize appropriately resources to resolve manufacturing problems, improve processes and meet external and internal customer demands.


    3. Provide and implement training that will enable personnel to better perform.



    1. Coordinate and administer employees:  attendance, punctuality, overtime, vacations, and permissions. .



    1. Act as a business partner by planning, initiating, leading, measuring, monitoring and assessing continuous improvement programs and manufacturing process improvements by applying appropriate Eaton Business Systems (EBS) processes and problem solving tools such as ELS (Eaton Lean System) and 5s.          


    2. Maintain and report accurate inventory numbers while continually seeking ways to reduce work in progress (WIP) inventory levels and maximizing product flow while identifying and implementing cost out opportunities.


    3. Participate in setting, communicating and achieving department goals and objectives and develop and maintain performance metrics as required to monitor results and use those results as a tool to identify and initiate process improvements within own work area.  Coordinate and/or participate in continuous improvement teams in own or other areas to enhance plant results.


    4. Coordinate with Human Resources in the selection, promotion, counseling and termination of employees using Eaton guidelines and policies. 



    5. Monitor machinery, equipment and facility and initiate maintenance work orders as required, to ensure efficient, effective and safe working conditions


    6. 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.


    7. Promotes the company’s mission and vision by actively supporting Eaton’s ethics and values as well as quality policies.


    8. 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.




Required Qualifications  

  1. Industrial Engineering degree or related fields required.


  2. 3 years experience minimum in a related manufacturing or engineering environment.


  3. English – language at conversational level required.


  4. Experience on people supervising.


  5. Broad technical knowledge in the areas of manufacturing processes, quality assurance, plant engineering, production/materials planning, maintenance needs  and systems application.


  6. Basic knowledge of national and local safety and environmental standards, guidelines and policies such as ISO 14001, MESH and/or applicable regional initiatives.


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


  8. 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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Latin America
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck

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?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 070104