Eaton’s Aerospace division is currently seeking a Quality Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Rumford, RI facility.
The primary function of the Quality Manager is to lead the definition, execution and deployment of the Strategic Quality Plan in conjunction with the plant management team and serves as the Management representative for the Quality management system. In this role, you will manage quality assurance resources to ensure product flow consistent with established industry standards, government regulations and customer requirements. You will provide total quality guidance to customers, suppliers, partners and all internal stakeholders. You will perform continuous improvement activities in targeted areas.
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.
You will direct the development and implementation of the plant's quality management system.
You will ensure that policies and procedures regarding all aspects of quality assurance and improvement are rigidly adhered to during all manufacturing processes.
You will develop and implement plans to achieve operation and group quality goals.
You will ensure compliance to customer quality requirements and act as primary contact for customer on quality issues.
You will manage inspection, corrective action, SPC, Returned Materials, internal audit activity, and other documentation issues as needed for the operations.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are 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.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution required.
Minimum three (3) years of experience managing people.
Minimum five (5) years of experience in a Quality or Manufacturing role within a production environment.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). 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 (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Management
- Aerospace industry experience
- MBA or Masters in Engineering preferred.
Six Sigma Greenbelt certification from Eaton or other major manufacturer desired.
ASQ Certified Manager of Quality/Operational Excellence (CMQ/OE) or Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) preferred.
- Lead QMS audit experience
Demonstrable experience using and applying Lean tools and methods.
Knowledge of Aerospace or Automotive Quality Management Systems
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 www.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. 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.
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution
Job Level: Manager
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time