Eaton Corporation Team Leader - Production Assembly in Worksop, United Kingdom

Eaton's Electrical Division has an opening for a:

Team Leader - Production Assembly

Location: Worksop, UK

The position will be responsible for leading part of Assembly, Materials Management and coordinate a key 3rd party sub assembly partner to meet production demand, product quality, product cost and employee safety goals.

Essential Functions:

  • Coordinate all manufacturing team personnel thorough supervisors to ensure the completion of customer requirements taking into account quality, delivery and cost.

  • Monitor key performance indicators and take appropriate actions, to ensure all metrics are met, including delivery, product availability, cost out, quality goals etc.

  • Ensure required documentation and/or system transactions are executed to meet customer, manufacturing system and financial reporting requirements.

  • Assure policies, procedures and other documentation are followed to ensure consistent and compliant manufactured product.

  • Provide effective leadership and commitment in support of continuing improvements in quality, productivity and delivery performance with a key focus on driving cost out to the business.

  • Liaises with other team leaders, key individuals and local leadership team to ensure departmental and business goals are achieved.

  • Evaluate operational performance of the team and individuals.

  • Contribute towards strategic initiatives, preparation of revenue budgets and promote areas for improvement i.e. capital investment through to timely completion.

  • Coordinate and assist with manufacturing initiatives, participating on cross-functional teams in order to drive best practices across the plant.

  • Support the deployment of Lean manufacturing principles throughout the site.

  • Coordinate weekly and monthly visits/meetings with our 3rd party supplier ensuring all performance targets are achieved.

  • Support daily capacity planning and resource deployment to meet production demand


  • Excellent I.T. Skills, advanced Excel user desirable

  • Working knowledge of relevant SAP transactions

  • Ability to analyze and solve problems.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Experience and knowledge of capacity planning

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: ICPD

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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