Eaton Corporation Advanced Manufacturing Services Engineer in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Eaton’s Hydraulics Group has an opening for an Advanced Manufacturing Services Technician located in Eden Prairie, MN.

The technician will assist with new capital installation, new capital selection, asset consolidation/transfers, new product launch, make/buy analysis, machine tool control programing, fixture design, tool selection and application of information technology to manufacturing processes. Create and maintain simulation models of Hydraulics Operations sites as needed and train Hydraulics personnel as needed.

  • Support the execution of the Capital Strategy for Hydraulics Group.

  • Develop action plans to transfer new technology to existing and new processes globally.

  • Complies with standard EHS practices and guidelines embodying a Zero Incident Culture.

  • Develops and utilizes expert knowledge in simulation software to build models of Hydraulics Operations sites.

  • Coordinates activities with Hydraulics EHS, CI and Quality functions.

  • Assists with management of projects through-out Global Hydraulics Operations.

  • Champions process standardization across all Hydraulics facilities.

  • Assists local sites with new capital installation, asset layout, process training and new product launch.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates degree required from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of 2 years of manufacturing experience

  • Minimum of 1 year of machining experience in a metal cutting environment

  • Minimum 1 year experience reading and interpreting engineering drawings

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

  • Relocation is not being offered for this role. Only candidates who currently reside within a 50 mile radius of Eden Prairie, MN will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution

  • 1 year new product launch experience

  • 2 years of experience in machine tool programming, CAM (MasterCAM), and DNC software

  • 1 year of Project Management experience

  • 3 years’ experience with 2D/3D CAD (Pro E, AutoCAD, SolidWorks) software

  • 3 years’ experience with enterprise MRP systems (Oracle, MFG-Pro, JD Edwards)

  • 3 years’ experience with product costing, control plans, product routings and make vs. buy analysis

  • Experience using and implementing Lean/Six Sigma tools

Position Criteria:

  • Able to plan and organize effectively

  • Self-motivated, dependable

  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in a changing global, virtual organization

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and switch focus efficiently

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

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: HYD Hydraulics Group

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?: No

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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