Eaton Corporation Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift in Newbern, Tennessee

Eaton has an opening for a Production Supervisor – 2nd Shift, located in Newbern, TN.

The Production Supervisor will proactively implement, promote and maintain a safe working environment. Lead manufacturing team in achieving production schedule and exceeding customer expectations. Lead, coach, recognize, and motivate shop floor employees to utilize Continuous Improvement tools to exceed cost, productivity, quality, morale and delivery targets.

Essential Functions:

  • Fully engage workforce and drive change by empowering business partners with decision making and involvement.

  • Foster innovation and promote continuous learning and lean manufacturing.

  • Facilitate and advise employees within the assigned department to meet value stream goals, departmental goals, and plant objectives.

  • Ensure that Eaton values and philosophies are integrated into the culture.

  • Supports MESH, ELSS, EQS, PROLaunch and other Eaton initiatives.

  • Train, evaluate and review operator certifications and cross-training.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution required.

  • Minimum of 3 years of manufacturing environment experience.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • Relocation is not provided for this role. Only candidates residing within a 50 mile radius of Newbern, TN will be considered.

  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of manufacturing experience in a lean environment

  • 1-3 years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Inventory and Lean Manufacturing experience

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

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.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: HYD FCV Fluid Conveyance 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: No