Production Planner

Job Description

Eaton’s Power System division is currently seeking a Production Planner to join our team. This position is based at our Querétaro facility.

The Production Planner is responsible for 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:

  • Create and maintain in SAP an achievable production plan based on the master schedule for the production line.

  • Balance the production plan according to internal capacities and constraints in the manufacturing line

  • Process ECN/ECR’s received and update production orders to reflect changes in BOM’s

  • Expedite and assign priorities to production orders in SAP, cascading priorities to internal supply

  • Be the champion in VSM to finish all production orders older than 2 weeks

  • Be the champion for cleaning COGI errors in SAP as well as driving accountability from production to prevent these from happening.

  • Drive accountability for past due status and OTP within the VSM, lead the problem solving team to identify and correct root causes that affect on time delivery

  • Interacts with supply planners to make an achievable production plan and provides information to them about production order and expedites status so RGID’s are communicated to customers

  • Coordinate reschedules of production orders based on material availability

  • Daily review and communication with the VSM manager and team about production attainment

  • Analyze, report and creatively find alternatives to material shortages that affect the production plan.

  • Responsible for Material Master configuration and to review configuration items that could affect his daily duties.


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’s degree in Engineering, Administration or equivalent.

  • Knowledge of repetitive and discrete production
  • APICS certification is a plus
  • SAP experience
  • This position requires someone that has excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate both with upper and lower level personnel.  Must have good sense of judgment, knowledge of products, knowledge of an ETO manufacturing environment and administrative abilities.  APICS certification is a plus, along with a good working knowledge of computer systems and SAP.

  • Ability to solving problems
  • Knowledge in MS Office /Excel
  • Process focus, and interpersonal skills.
  • Comfortable managing high levels of pressure while delivering results.

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: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery 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