Eaton Corporation Sr. Engineer - Production in Pondicherry, India

  • Directs and coordinates the activities of the Operators and contract labour engaged in the production

  • Coordinates and manages the production requirements through understanding of Manufacturing Orders (MO), schedules and evaluates current production estimates and outputs

  • Confers with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between assigned module/area

  • Plans and establishes work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production goals and planned efficiency

  • Inspects materials, products, or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions and strives to achieve monthly COQ of less than 0.35% of production value

  • Demonstrates and trains equipment operations, and work and safety procedures to new employees, or assigns employees to experienced workers for training

  • Observes work and monitors gauges, dials, and other indicators to ensure that

  • Reports to Manager Production on daily plan and achievements, gap analysis and liaises with quality, purchase and maintenance to maximise the utilisation of labour, machine and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of Operators

  • Operators conform to production or processing standards

  • Confers with management or subordinates to resolve Operator problems, complaints or grievances

  • Maintains and continuously improve 6S standards in shop floor

  • Drives and participates in production improvement initiatives such as Kaizens, Quality Circles etc.


  • 5+ years’ experience in Production handling MP

  • BE/BTech Mechanical/Electrical

  • Strong in planning MP Planning

  • Demonstrated people management skills

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Excellent awareness and hands on experience in Production, 5S, Kaizens

  • Highly ethical and able to work with Contingent Workforce and Unionized Atmosphere.

  • Highly ethical and works with a diverse team with good communication

  • Strong results orientation with good cross cultural exposure

  • Able to handle small grievance in Shop Floor.

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

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: PQD India

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: No