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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Aguascalientes, Mexico
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicles division is currently seeking a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Aguascalientes 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.

Are you up for the challenge?

Here’s what you will do:

This position is focused on developing and improving manufacturing processes for new and existing products in the Vehicle Group North America region. This position will also be involved in driving standardization and working with cross-functional VG project(s) teams to implement strategic plan actions. 
  • Analyze the manufacturing methods to generate production process improvement and maximize production capacity, quality, and efficiency. 
  • Utilize strong project management skills to execute assigned projects and lead projects teams where necessary. Organize and lead team meetings for effective task completion per the implementation work plan and budgets.
  • Investigate, analyze, and recommend new and/or alternate equipment, tooling, gaging, and manufacturing methods.
  • Procure equipment and tooling per project plan and standards. Evaluate and verify processes and tool designs developed by peers.
  • Manage capital and expense spending for assigned project(s).  Ensure that all spending is in line both from a cost and timing perspective. 
  • Prepare financial justification for projects using the economic data developed as input into the financial analysis and appropriation request process.
  • Assure environmental, health and safety requirements are satisfied when the project is implemented.


Here’s what you need:
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering
  • Fluent in Spanish and English
  • Ability and willingness to travel 25-50% or more, potentially including assignments of up to 3 months.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Preferred 5 years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering
  • BSME or BS Manufacturing Technology
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Principles
  • Knowledge of manufacturing, assembly processes, equipment technology, equipment capability, and product quality requirements for error free final product
  • Experience with CNC Programming
  • Experience with programming and troubleshooting various PLC applications.
  • Experience using CAD - 3D Modeling
  • Knowledge and application of Eaton Business System tools for successful project completion
  • Knowledge and experience with the PRO-Launch process
  • Desired Professional experience in Manufacturing Engineering for the following processes: Automated Material Handling, Robotics, Grinding (Centerless, OD, ID), Machining (CNC Turning), Metal Forming, Welding, Surface Treatments, Heat Treatment, Leak testing and inspection

We’re a power management company, but more importantly, what we do improves the quality of life and the environment. Our products, technologies and services make a difference in the world.
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.

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 Vehicle Group

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, 50 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 070589