Eaton Corporation Lead Planner, South Molton (N Devon) in South Molton, United Kingdom

We have this interesting and challenging position for an experienced planning professional to join our large manufacturing site in South Molton. You will be in charge of production plans, managing material processes and leading a team of people. In addition, you will be working closely with another Lead Planner, our engineering, production and quality teams.

Our Aerospace Division manufactures completely new parts for aerospace and defence organisations as well as modifies existing product lines. Our client base is global and includes some of the leading industry names.

Eaton is a world leader in aerospace technologies. We design, manufacture and integrate the industry’s most advanced products for Hydraulic Systems, Fuel and Inerting Systems, Motion Control and Engine Solutions.

For more information, please check our website: www.eaton.com

Essential Functions:

Reviewing and managing work orders in line with manufacturing capacity

Improving area delivery performance

Managing and controlling material movement processes

Monitoring the ongoing production capacity requirement against available capacity

Maintaining information on MRP system (MFG/PRO) and producing regular reports

Generating and communicating production plans, reviews within up to 12 weeks period

Involvement in capacity planning

Leading and managing a team of planners

Qualifications

Previous strong experience in a team management role is desirable

Experience in engineering is desirable

Knowledge of MRP systems and applications

Qualified to HNC level or above

APICS qualified or willing to complete the qualification

Strong leadership skills

Exceptional communication skills

What Eaton offers:

Competitive compensation and benefits package

Great promotional opportunities – Eaton encourages internal promotion, whenever possible

Learning & Development - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University.

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 www.eaton.com.

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 Eaton.com.

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 www. Eaton.com/careers.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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: No