Eaton Corporation SMT Production Supervisor in NLE, Mexico

Job Description

Eaton Lighting Division located in Cienega de Flores Nuevo Leon is looking candidates for its Production Supervisor position, this person will be responsible to plan, coordinate, supervise and motivate the activities of all assigned employees to meet or exceed safety, quality,

delivery, cost and efficiency goals throughout Lean System and ergonomic methodologies.

His/her essential functions will be:

A. Provide direct supervision for production personnel. Participate in decisions involving hiring, promotion, wage/salary change and termination of employment.

B. Provide coaching, motivation, and counseling to employees to encourage optimum performance and continued skill development. Effectively plan and manage the organization and utilization of people, technology and materials

C. Monitor departmental productivity to ensure that established quality and production levels are maintained or exceeded.

D. Implement and support behavioral based zero incident safety culture

E. Engage direct reports in ELS initiatives including but not limited to operator standard work, 5S, pull systems, empowered work teams, and structured problem solving.

F. Follow, audit, and coach direct reports on adherence to processes and procedures

G. Maintain departmental personnel records and reports on productivity, quality, and attendance.

H. Maintain all departmental, work, vacation, overtime and related schedules

I. Utilize Eaton development resources (Eaton University, FLEX training,

Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)

The candidate must have:

  • 6+ years of experience at supervising and / or managing people at least 3 years in the Electronic Industry

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment and inter-relationship with other areas as required (Purchasing, Warehouse, Planning, Manufacturing Quality, Shipping, etc.)

  • Demonstrated effective English verbal and written communication skills (75%).

  • Experience in SMT manufacturing, assembly processes (3+ years)

  • Good knowledge of ISO 9001, 14001, ESD 2020, IPC A610

  • Knowledge about Line Balance, 5S´s, Problem Solving methodologies

  • Willingness and availability to be assigned to any shift and to work weekends

  • Demonstrated ability to plan, coordinate and direct the activities of a group of people

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 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 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton, we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently—if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you—then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information, visit Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


JOBTITLE: SMT Production Supervisor



DIVISION: EPG LD Lighting Division

FUNCTION: Manufacturing & Operations