Eaton Corporation Master Scheduler/Planner in Peachtree City, Georgia

Eaton is seeking a Master Scheduler/Planner to join our team in Peachtree City, GA. The primary function of this position is to aid the assigned manufacturing facilities to maintain a healthy and essential balance between supplier quality, deliver, expectations and cost reduction metrics. This position requires extensive relationship management with manufacturing personnel and assigned contract vendors in addition to maintaining inventory levels at multiple locations. This position interacts with Production, Engineering, Sales, Quality Assurance, Finance, and Supply Chain.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Applies skillful negotiations with internal and external suppliers; conducts problem resolution and settles disputes; develops win/win solutions and creates positive relations with tact and expert judgment

  • Creates innovative approaches for utilizing and applying project management tools and techniques for improved procurement practices; takes leadership roles within the department.

  • Develops and helps facilitate cost out projects and commodity strategic actions, while managing engineering part changes, supplier requirements and new part requirements for the commodity

  • Facilitates supplier questions on accounts payables and supports any necessary activity for disposition of invoice resolutions and/or payment issues

  • Possesses expert knowledge and applicable skills in the supply chain process; and is recognized as an expert in analyzing and interpreting total demand plan requirements to support RWDD Goals.

  • Comply with established SCM policies and procedures and support continuous improvement of EBE processes for SCM Purchasing / Planning.

  • Lead efforts to ensure on-time delivery, on time customer shipments, cost and inventory reduction goals.

  • Work closely with cross functional team to maintain schedule for NPI projects.

  • Plan, coordinate, and monitor the movement of materials through the sales cycle to accurately forecast future production plans and analyze for proper inventory levels using SAP, BW and other tools.

  • Maintain and promote strong relationships with manufacturers, suppliers, Finance, Quality, Engineering, Sales, Marketing, Strategic Sourcing and other internal customers.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum 3 years of Supply Chain Experience.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis without company sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with SCM Program

  • APICS certified

  • Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Business from an accredited institution is preferred

  • Knowledge of SAP, advanced Excel skills

  • Strong Communication and Presentation Skills

  • Knowledge and skills in MRP, JIT, Six Sigma, Lean Mfg., KanBan, Vendor Managed Inventory

  • Demonstrated problem-solving ability and an innovative mind set.

  • Ability to work both independently and in team environment

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: EPG RWDD Residential Wiring Devices Div

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?: Relocation from within hiring country only

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is 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.