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Quality Engineer Jr.

Santa Rosa Jauregui, Mexico


Job Description

Eaton Industries is currently seeking a Quality Engineer Jr. to join our team. This position is based at our Queretaro Facility

The Quality Engineer Jr. is responsible for carrying out technical and supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Support and promote deployment of a quality management system at operations level.

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:

  • Investigates complaints on existing products and responds to vendor or customers when required.

  • Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet inspections schedules and auditing processes.

  • Provides technical and process direction to manufacturing Quality Assurance Auditors / Inspectors, Quality Laboratories Technicians and Material Review Board (MRB) coordinators.

  • Provides leadership, mentoring and supervision of manufacturing Quality Assurance Auditors / Inspectors.

  • Develops and recommends test procedures for products and raw materials and maintains test / measuring equipment.

  • Evaluate employees through performance reviews, ongoing coaching and feedback methods.

  • Continuously improve performance based on the key performance indicators.

  • Analyzes and resolves, or assists workers in solving work problems.

  • Oversee the efficient implementation of quality standards, programs and processes to improve operational efficiencies and reduce/eliminate production waste and quarantined product.

  • Train employees in operating procedures (applicable procedures) and ensure training effectiveness in application of job skills.

  • Ensures manufacturing QA final acceptance, Product Hold and Material Review Board functions operate in compliance with Quality System.

  • Trains Quality Auditors / Inspectors on safety topics, quality procedures and business updates for the month.

  • Participates in other plant teams and programs and others as assigned.

  • Directs and advises personnel in special test procedures to analyze components and physical properties / specifications of product materials.

  • Maintains time and inspection / testing records, reporting monthly.

  • Supervisor the quality inspectors in the plant.

  • Monitors QA final acceptance, Product Hold and Material Review board performance and implements changes to improve operating efficiency.

  • Develops, justifies and implements manufacturing QA process improvements.

  • Compiles and analyzes inspection and testing information to determine operating efficiency of process or equipment and to diagnose malfunctions. Implement and follow-up on corrective actions.

  • Assist with the implementation of quality systems (EBE, QS, IATF 16949) and Environmental Managements Systems.

  • Daily revision of customer web sites.

  • Monthly revision of Customer scores.

  • Special characteristics evaluation and documentation.


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:

  • Technical Degree in Engineering (Bachelors preferred)

  • Strong quality and statistics background required.

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience applying quality tools in a manufacturing environment. Automotive preferred.

  • Communication skills

  • Knowledge of engineering techniques & manufacturing processes

  • Knowledge of statistics & statistical process control, including MSA

  • Knowledge of measurement equipment

  • Computer literacy, including spreadsheets, statistical programs, database maintenance

  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning & tolerance (GD&T) principles

  • Knowledge on AIAG Core Tools:

    • SPC
    • PFMEA
    • PPAP
    • APQP
    • MSA
  • Knowledge on Quality and Environmental management systems

  • Internal Auditor training preferred

  • Knowledge and compliance with the standards that rules the IATF16949

Position Success Criteria :

  • Position requires a customer-focus, proactive problem solving skills & effective communications techniques to deal with internal & external customers & suppliers.

  • Actively participate in continuous improvement programs

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, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 072002