Eaton Corporation Supplier Quality Engineer in Tczew, Poland

Eaton’s Vehicle Group has an opening for:

Supplier Quality Engineer

location: Tczew, Poland

Eaton campus in Tczew manufactures transmissions and transmissions components for heavy and medium duty trucks, superchargers for passenger car engines, differentials for use in construction, agriculture and military vehicles, centrifugal clutches for use in mobile refrigerating units, plastic fuel vapor valves for passenger vehicles, clutches for various commercial vehicle applications. The site has around 650 employees and a production space of 25 000 sqm. Additionally Tczew is home to numerous corporate roles and functions including engineering, supply chain, accounting, IT.

Essential Functions:

  • Proactively lead and address all supplier related quality issues including problem solving with the suppliers

  • Conduct detailed drawing and specification reviews with suppliers prior to outsourcing products and awarding business and supplier APQP reviews using cross-functional teams for all outsourced products prior to approving PPAP

  • Lead PPAP process of new and modified components

  • Assess supplier's competence/limitations with respect to measurement, testing and inspection systems ensuring acceptable gage correlation prior to PPAP

  • Manage supplier corrective actions, ensuring thorough root cause analysis

  • Provide feedback to production, manufacturing, quality regarding supplier open quality issues

  • Organize incoming inspection process (including Control plan, Trouble shooting)

  • Initiate and manage sort process of defective component (including cost analysis)

  • Perform annual on-site supplier process review

  • Initiate and lead supplier chargeback process of defective material

  • Taking a part/lead process audits at supplier locations

  • WISPER system maintenance

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, technical or other approved discipline

  • Three years minimum manufacturing or quality experience with a knowledge of blueprint reading, statistical methods, problem solving, industry quality standards, and continuous improvement tools

  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing techniques and processes

  • Knowledge of automotive quality standards and tools including APQP, PPAP, FMEA, MSA, 8Ds, SPC

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Measurement methodology knowledge

  • Interpersonal and communication skills

  • Technical report writing skills

What Eaton offers:

  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics are really important for us

  • Eaton Business System offering various tools for management and people development

  • Culture & Values - at Eaton, our values and culture define who we are

  • Inclusion & Diversity - openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully

  • Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.

At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www. Eaton.com/careers.

Job: Quality

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: VEH CVT Commercial Vehicle Transmission

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