Manufacturing Manager

Job Description

Eaton’s Power Components Division is currently seeking a Manufacturing Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Las Piedras facility.

Lead the manufacturing function within budget and output targets to meet customer requirements and standards. Full accountability for ensuring safety, customer quality, cost and delivery requirements are met. Responsible for developing an enthusiastic, motivated and flexible team by building working relationships ensuring that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to. Manage the team on best practice and establish standard policies and procedures whilst also mentoring and leading teams. Implement and manage continuous improvement and modern manufacturing principals by highlighting deficiencies and recommending changes in training, working practices and processes.


  • Effectively and efficiently manage the production of the required daily/weekly/monthly targets in line with customer specifications, meeting quality and delivery expectations, minimizing costs where possible and ensure the required best working practices are maintained at all times.

  • Responsible for plant production, financial performance, meeting customer requirements and maintaining the orderly and productive operation of planned activities

  • Ensure the target productivity level is achieved on a daily basis

  • Contribute to the creation and implementation of best practice manufacturing vision, strategy, policies, processes and procedures to aid and improve operational performance

  • Hire, train, coach and supervise employees to attain optimum performance considering every employee.

  • Ensure health and safety processes and procedures are met by all employees working in manufacturing department.

  • Lead and motivate all subordinates to fulfill schedules, improve control costs and quality. Ensure to promote atmosphere allowing them to use best of their skills.

  • Monitor and conduct disciplinary methods for all subordinates.

  • Perform with teams and supply chain management to ensure stable stream of inventory.

  • Design, prepare and record test and manufacturing methods to ensure high quality and efficiency.

  • Comply with entire Q/A manual to assure shipping of high quality products.

  • Maintain feasible schedules of entire product teams and expedite material as needed.

  • Maintain and present training to subordinates on every manufacturing procedure, processes and equipment.

  • Attend monthly staff meetings and provide input regarding required department measurements.



Required (Basic) Qualifications:

Minimum Education:   Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred.

Minimum Experience:  Minimum of five to eight years of experience Managing Areas in manufacturing environment.

Preferred (Basic) Qualifications:

Product construction understanding                 Lean Enterprise Concepts and Tools

Key design parameters for the products           Lean and Six Sigma Concepts and Tools

Product application knowledge                         Simultaneous Products and Process

Industry standards and benchmarks                 Development Concepts and Tools

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: ES CRDS RESI Residential

Job Level: Manager
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