Eaton Corporation Senior Quality Engineer in South Bend, Indiana

Eaton’s Vehicle Division is seeking a Senior Quality Engineer. The Senior Quality Engineer will be based at our South Bend, IN facility.

Position Overview:

Propose, coordinate and implement major engineering projects related to quality. Support daily and long term goals for processing, quality, productivity and cost reduction. Support production work teams to accomplish quality-related department action plans.

Essential Functions:

  • Represent quality engineering on shop floor and in necessary meetings analyzing and interpreting processing problems throughout the manufacturing process and implementing necessary actions for resolution.

  • Interact with Eaton divisional engineering as required to resolve characteristic manufacturing capabilities.

  • Provide, assess and analyze process capability, MSA, process control plans and process audits.

  • Provide technical quality support to both internal and external customers and suppliers as needed.

  • Participate in production improvement meetings to provide a support function and an engineering perspective.

  • Work with manufacturing engineering to develop new processes to improve the quality of our parts and develop production tools or tooling fixtures to improve capability and/or reduce cost.

  • Support plant internal and fresh eyes audit programs.

  • Review, analyze and close assigned internal or external corrective actions using systematic problem solving techniques.

  • Manage supplier quality processes using standard supplier quality management tools.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 2 years of manufacturing experience

  • Candidate must be able to legally work without company sponsorship

Position Criteria:

  • Fundamental knowledge of forging and machining.

  • Strong computer skills in Computer Aided Drafting techniques and Microsoft Office suite.

  • Solid understanding of engineering fundamentals, quality systems & tools (Control Charts, Histograms, Pareto Analysis, etc.).

  • Quality Management System Knowledge & Experience (TS/ISO).

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • 1-3 years manufacturing or quality experience

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck

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

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.