Eaton Corporation Mfg Team Leader (2nd Shift) in Beltsville, Maryland

Eaton in Beltsville, MD has an opening for a 2ND Shift Team Leader. Performs duties in the areas of planning, controlling and motivating the efforts of Team Members to meet customer requirements/order rates, ensuring that the Lean production process is running as designed, and meeting Safety, Quality, and Delivery, Cost and Inventory goals. The Team Leader regularly uses a process to track and follow-up on assigned tasks. The Team Leader is responsible for directing team members and communicating with other team leads within and between shifts. This position works under the guidance of the Value Stream Manager and Front Line Leader, exercising initiative and independent judgment as needed.


  • Provide technical assistant with: set-up of forming machines, program machines as necessary and drawing interpretation

  • Execute assigned work orders

  • Training personnel

  • Mentor team members on technical aspects of the job

  • Work with team to improve processes and resolve problems

  • Investigate production problems to determine cause and resolution

  • Manage daily and weekly production levels to support site forecasts

  • Communicate with Customer Service Department about product schedules

  • Focus on key metrics such as; on-time delivery, through-put, scrap reduction and overtime

  • Maintain equipment and generate maintenance requests as needed

  • Support a safety culture through the use of MESH tools and safety best practices


Basic Qualifications:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED required from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in a technical/mechanical role

  • 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.

  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate Beltsville area (50 miles) will be considered for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous leadership experience and knowledge of Pro-E and CAD preferred

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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Entry Level

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

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