Eaton Corporation Production Supervisor (Hydraulics Focus Factory) in Kapakli, Turkey

Eaton's Hydraulic Business has an opening for a:

Production Supervisor (Hydraulics Focus Factory)

Location: Çerkezköy, TURKEY

Eaton is recognized as a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of reliable, high-efficiency hydraulic systems and components for use in mobile and industrial applications. The Hydraulics Group also includes Eaton's Filtration, Golf Grip and Airflex industrial clutch and brake businesses. Whether your products move, turn, shape, mold, lift, dig, or haul, you can depend on Eaton’s hydraulics products to deliver the performance you need to stay competitive. Eaton’s unwavering dedication to leadership in mobile and industrial applications has made Eaton one of the world’s preferred suppliers of hydraulic solutions. For more information, visit

Primary Function:

This position will be responsible for coordinating, directing and supervising all production activities and work-force management in order to achieve internal and external customer expectations for Steel Wired Hose of Hydraulic Focus Factory where we are manufacturing low and medium pressure of steel wired hoses. Core Responsibilities of this role will be based on and measured with Plant Hi5 metrics as to be Safety, Quality, Productivity, OTD and Inventory. Implement continuous improvement strategy through cost out opportunity projects, WIP Inventory Control and Direct Material Consumption through BOM on products will be additional points to be accountable. This position reports to Hydraulic Focus Factory Manager.

Essential Functions:

·Operates safely and Deploy EHS LSR and MESH rules onto shop floor

·Assure quality and Implement quality control procedures to the shop floor.

·Supervise Production in order to achieve Hi5 target.

·Manage Work-Force efficiently and effectively

·Control WIP Inventory at proportional level in order to align production plans

·Control direct and indirect costs of department and align with Budget

·Ensure through training and daily audits that safe practices are constantly employed

·Implement methods and practices to achieve steady improvement in efficiency, quality, service and continuous improvement in operating profits

·Communicate and demonstrate the Eaton best practices, ethics, values and philosophy such that these cultural attributes are incorporated throughout the organization.

·Utilize problem solving technique such as global 8D, A3.

·Implement EHS and local regulatory requirements aligned with local MESH plan of plant.



·Bachelor of Science degree preferably in Engineering

·3 years’ experience in Manufacturing Environment preferably (Manufacturing Steel Wired Goods) as Lead

·Knowledge of Continuous Improvement and LEAN practices

·Team-oriented problem solving and analytical thinking

·Effective communication skills

·Strong interpersonal & communication skills to collaborate effectively

·Strong time management skills

What Eaton offers:

·Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

·Eaton Business System offering various tools for management and people development

·Great promotional opportunities – Eaton encourages internal promotion, whenever possible

About Eaton:

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: HYD FCD

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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