Eaton’s Hydraulic division is currently seeking a Quality Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Queretaro facility.
The Quality Manager is responsible for:
Overall quality performance of processes and products incoming/outgoing Querétaro Operations. Provides support to operations on decision making quality events affecting line throughput, product functionality, product safety and overall customer satisfaction.
Ensure full compliance to external / internal quality standards and customer specific requirements and procedures
Main interface to customers for all quality and operation related issues.
Leads continuous improvement activities based on corporate procedures and policies.
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:
Responsible for quality customer performance. Drives action into operations that lead to meet and exceed customer targets for Parts Per Million, Customer Complaints and Customer Satisfaction.
Provides quality team with tools for an effective problem-solving process, driving root cause analysis and leading corrective action teams to execution.
Provides technical support for quality issues affecting product/process throughput, product functionality and product safety.
Manages quality engineering team, provides strategy for quality initiatives within operations.
Responsible for maintaining external / internal quality standard and/or certifications, such as: IATF 16949 and other applicable. Ensure that Quality Automotive Group standards are observed, implemented and fully understood in operations. Be the management representative for quality management system.
Provides direct response to customer when quality issues arise at customer sites.
Drives continuous improvement at operations through Quality approach leveraging resources at all areas and groups
Reports out quality. Drive actions for improvement in those metrics and lead actions plans toward goals
Provides periodic reports to general management for quality status in operations
Provides functional report to Quality organization at Vehicle group level. Leads actions to ensure all functional metrics are met and exceeded.
Comply with requirements of Quality & Environmental Management Systems
Include EHS Changes in future state VSM and Identify and direct Lean + EHS Project
- MESH Category Champion
Assure full compliance with CI metrics
Implement Regional CI strategies.
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:
Strong quality and statistics background required.
Minimum 10 years experience applying quality tools in a manufacturing environment. Automotive preferred. At least 5 years of experience at management level within a manufacturing environment.
- ASQ QE certification preferred
- Strong communication skills
Solid knowledge of engineering techniques & manufacturing processes
Thorough knowledge of statistics & statistical process control, including MSA.
Knowledge of metrology, including CMM application
Computer literacy, including spreadsheets, statistical programs, database maintenance
Thorough knowledge of geometric dimensioning & tolerancing (GD&T) principles
Proficiency in problem solving & quality techniques, such as: Six Sigma Blackbelt or Greenbelt, Shainin Red X Tools (Journeyman level preferred) .
Extensive knowledge and experience on AIAG Core Tools:
Ability to communicate in the English language (100%) and hold discussions and presentation
Solid knowledge on IATF 16949, ISO 14001 – Lead Auditor certification preferred
Position Success Criteria :
Requires a customer-focus, proactive problem-solving skills & effective communications techniques to deal with internal & external customers & suppliers.
Requires a person familiar with automotive environment and working stress around that environment. Good decision maker person under stress situation.
Special skills on team working and getting results by influencing others
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.
Region: Latin America
Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group
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