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Quality Auditor (2nd Shift)

Rumford, Rhode Island


Job Description

Eaton in Rumford, RI has an opening for a 2nd Shift Quality Auditor.  The Quality Auditor will work from prints, method sheets, inspection method sheets, sketches and or verbal instructions using standard equipment such as micrometers, verniers, dial gauges, size blocks, dial indicators, bench comparators, protractors, pin/plug gauge, thread gauges and calipers, as well as special purpose equipment such as surface finish indicators, spring checkers, surface plates, hardness measuring machines, optical comparators, optical flats, pressure test fixtures, multi axis measuring and concentricity/roundness measuring equipment.  Use personal computers to perform inspection task as required. 
  • Measure, layout, witness or setup and perform pressure testing, on a wide variety of products and related components.  Inspect or otherwise determine acceptability of components and/or assemblies in various stages of manufacture in relation to established specification limits in accordance with established techniques under the direction of the Group Leader or the Supervisor.  When no established techniques or methods are available, such as prototype, Auditor and supervisor will work together to establish the acceptable technique required.  Specialized training and testing may be required in order to be qualified in certain aspects of dimensional or non-destructive testing requirements.
  • Set up and perform bench inspection, layout inspection, in-process inspection, receiving inspection and final inspection as needed.  Perform audit inspection or certified operator inspectors, as required.
  • Program and operate CNC-CMM’s such as the Zeiss brand, to perform receiving and or finish inspection on a variety of parts as directed.
  • Select techniques to be used as applicable to the requirements specified or work to specific instruction in cases of critical requirements or difficult measurements.
  • Prepare and maintain a wide variety of record and or files on the data regarding acceptance or rejection and of traceability of inspection results on accessory seals and/or components in accordance with established limits and procedures.  Assist customer representatives when required.  Perform the duties of a Quality Auditor on a plant wide basis.
  • Report problems or unusual conditions to Group Leader or the Supervisor
  • Maintain work area, equipment and tools in clean and orderly condition
  • Observe prescribed safety precautions, company rules and regulations
Position Criteria:
  • Requires the use of shop mathematics together with the use of complicated drawings, specifications, various types of adjustable measuring instruments
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of how to use and operate the different varieties of tools and precision measuring instruments with a manufacturing environment.
  • Read and interpret mechanical blueprints and understand geometric tolerance symbols
  • Requires the use of judgment to plan, perform and make decision as to the sequence of inspection and selection of tools.
  • Continuously lifting or moving light weight parts and materials


Basic Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Minimum one year manufacturing experience
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the Rumford, RI facility will be considered.
  • All positions require use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in arms regulations. 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, Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Minimum two-three years manufacturing experience
  • Read and interpret complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables
  • Experience with precision measurement instrumentation
  • Knowledgeable in GD&T

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: Quality

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

Requisition ID: 040740