Laboratory Coordinator (Metrology)

Job Description

Eaton’s Industries S. de R. L. de C.V. division is currently seeking a Lab Coordinator to join our team. This position is based at our Querétaro facility.

The Lab Coordinator is responsible for State the primary function or overall purpose of your position.

To carries 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:

  • Administration and supervision of the Metrology & Testing Lab personnel

  • Domain of calibration and administration of the calibration system.

  • Validate the measurement & test methods.
  • Support in the elaboration of programs for CMM (PC DMIS), AICON, portable CMM

  • Provides technical and process direction to Metrology & Laboratory Techs.

  • Provides leadership, mentoring and supervision of Metrology & Laboratory Techs.

  • Coordinate the MSA plan for all the measurement equipment

  • Develops and recommends measurement methods for products and raw materials.

  • Participate with the APQP Teams to provide feedback in any part measurement related subject 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 in his area of expertise.

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

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

  • Comply with all the requirements of EBE, QS, IATF 16949 and Environmental Managements Systems.


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:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering

  • Strong quality and statistics background required.

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

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Communication skills

  • Strong knowledge of geometric dimensioning & tolerance (GD&T)

  • Strong knowledge of CMM, AICON, portable CMM programing (PC DMIS)

  • Knowledge of statistics & statistical process control, including MSA

  • Knowledge of welding analysis & contamination test

  • Knowledge of engineering techniques & manufacturing processes

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

  • 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

Eaton has announced it has reached an agreement to sell its Hydraulics Business to Danfoss A/S. This transaction is expected to be completed by the end of 2020 and this position is expected to remain with the Hydraulics Business and would transfer to Danfoss A/S. upon close.  The compensation and benefits that will initially be offered for this position are based on Eaton’s plans, programs and practices.  If you are offered and accept this position and are actively employed by the Hydraulics Business when the transaction closes, Danfoss A/S will provide further details to employees concerning compensation and benefits at that time.


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: HYD Hydraulics Group

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