Quality Engineer

Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace division is currently seeking a Quality Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Tijuana facility

The Quality Engineer is responsible for executing the defined Strategic Quality Plan in conjunction with plant leadership in Tijuana Mexico.  Under the leadership of a QA Supervisor, works closely with current Eaton Product transitions sites to ensure all quality requirements are met for production in Tijuana, Mexico.  Provides quality assurance support to customers, suppliers, partners and internal manufacturing cells and participates in continuous improvement activities in targeted areas.  Executes the Quality Assurance strategy to ensure product flow consistent with established industry standards, government regulations and customer requirements.

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:

            A.         Provides Quality customer interface and expertise to proactively assure requirements are understood and satisfied, including assisting in complaint resolution and root cause and corrective action determination.

            B.         Supports Supply Chain Management organization relative to the collection and analysis of supplier quality data providing expertise and assists suppliers with product and process quality requirements.

            C.        Executes the development, implementation, and improvement of the appropriate Quality Management Systems throughout the operation, providing advanced quality planning support in the development and launch of new products, processes and services.

            D.        Participates in the auditing of internal Quality Systems and completes part approval documentation to assure that customer requirements are met in new or modified products and processes.

            E.         Analyzes organizational quality metrics and performs periodic reviews to evaluate results and recommend action plans to close gaps at an operational level, supporting the Quality Lead Indicators.

            F.         Develops and analyzed statistical data and product/process performance to recommend and implement improvements in targeted areas.

            G.        Contributes in the design and implementation of quality assurance training programs and conducts training quality related topics.

            H.        Participates in product development and launch activities including identification of customer expectations, manufacturing and test support, reliability analysis, design reviews, evaluation of test programs, material testing.

            I.          Provides support in the way of development and evaluation of process capability process control plans, analysis of out-of-control conditions and process audits.

            J.         Review and follow up FAIR’S. Ensure  documentation maintenance, including control plans, FMEA, Process flow, Process Charts, Process Inspection, and FAIR documentation are updated,

            K.         Develops, implements, and audits inspection and test plans, standards and acceptance criteria, and procedures/work instructions

            L.         Investigates and eliminates causes of quality problems and follows up on corrective actions

            M.        Participates in the design, procurement, maintenance, and evaluation of gages, measurement instruments, devices and test equipment.


N.        Provides support in the implementation, evaluation and improvement of the Quality Best Practices QBP/QLI/S.


O. Support in the implementation and sustain for PPAPs.


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:

  • 1 to 2 years of related experience
  • 1 to 2 years of experience within a manufacturing setting

  • Previous Aerospace Experience preferred
  • Bilingual English/ Spanish
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Understanding of problem solving methods (Six Sigma, 8D, root cause analysis)

  • Knowledge of industry and customer specific quality registration schemes and certification processes (ISO, 9001 and AS9100 preferred)

  • Knowledge of process auditing techniques to ensure compliance to defined quality requirements

  • Detail Oriented
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
  • Green belt certified is a plus

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: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

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