Sr. Quality Engineer
A. Monitors and improves a quality system in the manufacturing process. Supports other process engineers and supervisors on the tools and techniques of quality improvement. These will include problem solving techniques, Six Sigma, ISO/TS16949, and process improvement techniques like Kaizen principles
A. Develop process control plans & review data collection methods & applicability of data to operator control; assist in the development & implementation of Dynamic Control Plan (DCP)
B. Assist with the implementation of quality systems (EBS, TS-16949)
C. Assist in the development of PFMEA’s and PPAP’s
D. Participate in & lead structured team problem solving & apply statistical & other problem solving tools
E. Direct & conduct process potential studies & sample layout of new or revised processes
F. Interact with & assist customers on quality related issues, report root cause & corrective actions back to customer support engineer; conduct customer visits if needed
G. Assist in the preparation of customer required reporting
H. Actively participate in manufacturing & process improvement teams as the voice of the customer
I. Participate as a member of APQP teams to bring product to market
J. Assist in the development & presentation of cost of quality measurements
K. Assist in identifying & coordinating quality related training programs
L. Perform additional functions as required
M. Leads SPC through the plant
N. Implements, promotes and maintains a safe work environment by implementing a culture of accidents prevention, investigation, equipment maintenance and application of rules. Identify, control and administer risk and danger in own area.
O. Promotes the company’s mission and vision by actively supporting Eaton’s ethics and values as well as quality policies.
P. Motivate and coach employees to maintain high levels of satisfaction, productivity, and quality through effectively utilizing available rewards and recognition channels to encourage and promote desired behaviors and results.
A. Bachelors degree in engineering (Quality, Statistics, preferred)
B. 3 years experience applying quality tools in a manufacturing environment, automotive preferred
C. English – language capability, speaking, reading and writing required.
D. Certificate Quality Engineer (CQE) is a plus
E. Six Sigma Blackbelt or Greenbelt would be a plus
F. Strong statistics and problem solving technics
G. Strong communication skills
H. Thorough knowledge of statistics & statistical process control, including gauge repeatability & reproducibility studies
I. Knowledge of metrology, including CMM application & programming preferred
J. Strong knowledge of geometric dimensioning & tolerance (GD&T) principles
K. Strong knowledge of AIAG and ISO standards
L. Proficiency in problem solving & quality techniques including:
o 8-D problem solving
o Capability Analysis
o Problem Solving
M. Ability to communicate in the English language (80%)
A. Proactive & results driven
B. Position requires a customer-focus, proactive problem solving skills & effective communications techniques to deal with internal & external customers & suppliers.
C. Participate actively in Eaton’s initiatives such as community involvement, diversity and wellness.
D. Operational Excellence Functional Competencies
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.
Region: Latin America
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck
Job Level: Individual Contributor
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