Eaton Corporation Sr Quality Engineer in Queretaro, Mexico

Eaton’s Hydraulic division is currently seeking a Quality Engineer – Manufacturing Process to join our team. This position is based at our Queretaro facility.

The Quality Engineer – Manufacturing Process is responsible for monitoring and controlling the quality process at the assigned area and developing and driving actions plans for improvements. Leading quality investigations in respond to customers concerns. Support Continuous improvement activities to ensure consistent product flow within 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:

  • Liaison between plant quality department and customer quality department.

  • Develops and leads action plans to prevent and resolve customer and quality issues.

  • Lead Customer response through PPAP 8Ds, control Plans, Return Material Authorization (RMA)

  • Performs Quality Process and Quality System Audits on cell in charge and upload the appropriate reports to the Quality system site as required.

  • Leads capability studies to process validation (tools/fixtures). Statistical studies such as GR&R, CPK, SPC and provides input to process validation.

  • Leads Problem solving activities using tools such as 8Ds, DOE (Design Of Experiments), 5Why’s, etc.

  • Leads actions towards resolution on Warranty Failures related with the manufacturing process.

  • Supports to new Product Introduction with Advanced Planning Quality Process and other related activities..

  • Oversees all activities are met under ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 requirements.

  • Supports and/or participate on Continuous Improvement Activities such as: Kaizen, Ideas Programs, cost out improvements in goals year over year in our processes or practices aligned to achieve or business goals and/objectives to achieve or business

  • Responsible of non-conforming product, identification, disposition and action plans to avoid reoccurrence.

  • Monitors and creates / Lead to meet action plan to quality indicators.

  • Promote Quality culture and trains operators, quality technicians, etc. as needed.

  • Provides leadership and support to Quality Technicians and Quality Auditor

  • Ensures 5S culture, implementing and evaluating in all processes.

  • Elaborates and communicate all organization levels process performances on charts: Defects, scrap, Quarantine , action plans, etc.

Participates into the definition, validation and closure of corrective actions from customer quality concerns, deviations and engineering changes.

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

  • 3 years of experience in Process Quality and Customer Contact.

  • Experience in manufacturing processes.

  • Bilingual: English/Spanish

  • Knowledgeable on problem solving methodologies and Quality Core Tools

  • Knowledge of Statistical Minitab software.

  • ISO 9001 Quality Standards, implemented or audited, participation on process documented

  • Experience with the practical application of Quality tools, Six Sigma, and Lean Manufacturing methodologies

  • Experience using proven tools, techniques, and methodologies to inspect products, measure process performance, perform product verification and validation testing

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

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