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Sr Supplier Quality Engineer

Reynosa, Mexico


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle division is currently seeking a Sr Supplier Quality Engineer  to join our team. This position is based at our Reynosa facility.
The Sr Supplier Quality Engineer is responsible for managing, maintaining, and improving the Supplier Quality System in order to accomplish the requirements and specifications of the design of components received from suppliers.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
Some activities related with the position will be:
  1. Implements appropriate quality procedures for the areas of: Entrance Inspection and Supplier Development.
  2. Coordinates and controls: Implementation of activities related to  Supplier Quality System, Process of parts approval/ products.
  3. Co-lead or participate in quality planning for product or process development activity
  4. Co-lead or participate in supplier quality system assessments
  5. Demonstrate experience in measurement systems analysis
  6. Lead cross-functional problem solving and process improvement initiatives
  7. Lead supplier advanced quality planning activity through the product development / launch cycle
  8. Train or mentor others in problem solving techniques
  9. Conduct supplier quality system assessments
  10. Manage the MRB area to reduce and maintain in low levels  the amount of parts in the cage.
  11. Notify to supplier about defective material and manage the containment activities and corrective actions.
  12. Receive , review and follow up PPAP approval process to achieve PPAP approvals for current/new part numbers.
  13. Folow up Focus 5 program to help suppliers with low quality performance to improve quality and track results on monthly basis to achieve take them out of the Focus 5 list.
  14. Has the authority to stop shipment and stop production to correct quality problems.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications:
Eaton leadership model         
  • Thinks and Acts strategically.
  • Gets results.
  • Builds Organizational Capability.
  • Leadership attributes (passionate, accountable, ethical,  learn, transparent, efficient)
Aspirational Goal       
  • To be the preferred supplier to customers and channel partners
  • To make work exciting, engaging and meaningful for our employees
  • To make our communities stronger
  • To ensure the safety, health and wellness of our employees
  • To be a model of inclusion and diversity in our industry
  • To be active stewards of the environment

    EHS Commitment
  • Promotes “Zero Culture” in the work area.
  • Participate in all 100% of the legal and corporate EHS trainings.
  • Reporting unsafe conditions and behaviors, such as “Near misses”, “Gembas”, and “Couching programs”
Continuous Improvement (CI) Commitment
  • Establishes and prioritizes CI objectives, define metrics and stretch goals, define and prioritize actions, and manage resources.
  • Selects and assesses direct reports competencies and establishes development plans to achieve and maintain required levels.
  • Leads plan execution and coaching.
  • Reviews and tracks improvement plans and manages change.
  • Assesses processes under his/her responsibility using EBS tools, identifies improvement opportunities and acts.
  • Promotes recognition culture.
Promotes sharing of best and transferable practices

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: Latin America
Organization: VEH EMB eMobility

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

Requisition ID: 061296