Production supervisor

Job Description

Eaton Czech Republic is looking for
a Production supervisor  (Czech Speaker)
This position is located in our plant in Suchdol nad Luznici with over 700 employees (electrical sector – enclosures/power distribution  components).
Eaton’s presence in the Czech Republic dates from 1993, and today with 1700 people across 3 main sites in Prague, Suchdol & Chomutov.
Are you?
Open- minded, flexible person with creative ideas, open for new challenges, problem solver with common sense?
Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?
  • As a Production Supervisor you will be  supervising staff; organizing and monitoring work flow; ensure that production processes deliver products of maximum quality in a profitable manner.
  • You will work within our extended Production Team in our Suchdol Plant and will engage with Production manager, peers in material planning, supply chain, engineering and quality. There will be frequent interactions with  colleagues from other plants in power distribution division.
Your responsibilities :
  • Plan and assure necessary workforce and capacity resources, monitor daily output
  • Maintain work flow,  assure flawless processes in collaboration with support areas,
  • Develop people to higher level of competencies towards accountability and efficiency
  • Operate and solve problems based on legislative, quality, health & safety and company procedural requirements; knowing ISO requirements is a big help
  • Perform continuous improvements using lean tools and change management principles; lead the cost out project


Our requirements:
  • Engineering  experience from  manufacturing site
  • Technical background - mechanical
  • Czech, English, (German advantage)
  • Advanced skills in MS Office (Excel)
  • Leadership ability
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated with a results-driven approach
We offer:
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package (travel allowance, life insurance, vouchers, internal trainings and courses, life accident insurance, T-mobile benefits, annual reward, possibility of further education, development and career growth, supplementary pension insurance)
  • Great promotional opportunities  – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible
  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us
  • Inclusion & Diversity - Openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully
  • Learning & Development  - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University
About Eaton:
In 1911, inventor Viggo V. Torbensen and entrepreneur J. O. Eaton came together to form Torbensen Gear and Axle, starting a path that would lead to the creation of Eaton Corporation, a global leader in power management solutions.
Currently Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21,6 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 99,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: PDD Power Distribution Division

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