Eaton Corporation Manufacturing Engineer in Kearney, Nebraska
Eaton’s Vehicle Division is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer. The Manufacturing Engineer will be based out of our Kearney, NE location.
The Manufacturing Engineer, under the general guidance of the Manufacturing Engineering Manager and mentoring of the Sr. Manufacturing Engineer, will be responsible for identifying areas of inefficiency (cost, productivity, quality, safety, environmental) within the manufacturing areas assigned and enact improvements.
Provide technical support for internal and external customers.
Supports cross-functional project teams and document resulting improvements.
Supports manufacturing by participating on teams (Focus Factory, Environmental Health and Safety, New Product Launch, and others) and assisting with corrective actions.
Tests process changes and collect data. Perform statistical analysis of data (MiniTab).
Support, lead, and implement improvements that result from project teams.
Utilizes change management to be sure facility systems are updated with all project improvement changes.
Support safety Initiatives to ensure corporate wide requirements are met.
Participate in Focus Factory efforts to identify, quantify and lead cost savings effort
Manage project timelines for cost, quality, time, and resource scheduling and drive completion per schedule.
Become a subject matter expert for area of assignment.
Other duties as needed and assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution required.
Minimum of 1 year of manufacturing environment experience.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
Experience using Minitab and AutoCAD
Six Sigma Green Belt or higher preferred
Knowledge of the valve manufacturing process
Experience using SolidWorks and Inventor
Experience with machine design or machine modifications
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
Automotive industry experience
Minor level controls experience
Experience with capital projects/appropriations
Submit cost savings
Reduce direct labor
Ability to work well with people, individually and in groups
Ability to multitask and perform work with minimal supervision
High energy, passion and motivation, to work with production teams to identify innovative improvement suggestions, along with taking the concept through the design and implementation phases.
Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.
At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www. Eaton.com/careers.
Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH NAA North America Auto
Job Level: Entry Level
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time