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APQP Engineer

Reynosa, Mexico


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicles division is currently seeking a APQP Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Reynosa facility.

The APQP Engineer executes the APQP process to ensures customer satisfaction with the new product or process, making sure the appropriate prevention and detection controls get implemented to make sure conforming product gets delivered to the customer when launching a new product and making sure the voice of the customer is considered during the process.

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  • Provides the quality interface between the organization and their customers during new products introduction, and pro-actively ensures that the customer needs and expectations are understood and satisfied. 

  • Be part of the cross functional team working on the Error Proofing Plan and Design and together with the assigned Advance Quality Engineer work in the Pre-Launch Control Plan.

  • Is the leader in the Production Control Plan creation, working with the cross functional team and having the Pre-Launch Control Plan, Flow Chart and, DFMEA and PFMEA as input.

  • Provides tools and methods to promote continuous improvement activities through the well deployment of the PFMEA and Control Plan.

  • Gives monitoring to measurement equipment requests and gages for tests, in the PPAP execution.

  • Gives support to manufacturing, analyzing the line rejects and directing the efforts to identify and implement projects to reduce PPM levels before the launch and 90 days after the SOP.

  • Conducts process and product audits before the launch and 90 days after the SOP to ensure conformance product production and to confirm operation metrics are met (scrap, FTQ).

  • Ensure the project does not get transferred to production until the defined quality operational metrics are met.

  • Follow up with the assigned SQE on supplier issues before the launch and 90 days after the SOP.

  • Ensure PPAP submission on time and with the expected content to promote customer satisfaction and avoid shipments delay.

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Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Industrial Engineering Degree or similar
  • Experience in Quality Systems
  • Knowledge of IATF 16949
  • Communication skills with customers
  • Core Tools
  • High analysis sense
  • Bilingual.  Written & verbal Skills

  • Knowledge of Statistic Tools
  • Team Work
  • Time Management

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 NAA North America Auto

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 071204