Eaton Corporation Quality Engineer in Athens, Georgia

Eaton’s Vehicle Division is seeking a Quality Engineer. The Quality Engineer will be based at our Athens, GA facility.

Position Overview :

Perform Quality Engineering functions for the Supercharger plant. Provide quality related data and assistance for Manufacturing problem solving. Provide quality related data and information to the assigned customers. Serve as primary point of contact for the customer for quality-related issues. Additionally, provide quality support with the development and introduction of new and prototype superchargers for the U.S. and overseas markets.

Essential Responsibilities :

  • Assure meaningful and measurable quality requirements are applied to the Supercharger product and manufacturing operations.

  • Develop, implement, maintain and report data from a plant-wide statistical process control program, including review of data collection methods and applicability of data to operator control.

  • Assist in identifying and coordinating quality related training programs.

  • Communicate customer feedback to plant personnel.

  • Report root-cause analysis and corrective actions on customer returns back to the customer.

  • Assist in planning and implementation of Dimensional Control Plan (DCP).

  • Provide quality related data and assistance for problem solving.

  • Actively participate in manufacturing improvement teams as the voice of the customer.

  • Provide quality support on new product launch teams.

  • Track customer satisfaction on PPM, delivery and any other customer metrics

  • Assist in the identification and reaction to discrepant material.

  • Be involved with sample layout of new or revised products.

  • Develop and implement statistical gauge evaluation system.

  • Drive Customer satisfaction improvement teams.

  • Assist in the preparation of customer required reporting.

  • Conduct customer visits as needed, internally and externally. Drive closure of any open actions as a result of the visits.

  • Manage any necessary containment and sort activities at the customer.

  • Complete PPAPs for assigned customers as needed.

  • Support the plant Quality Management System, including Quality System audits.

  • Drive root cause analysis and corrective action implementation on customer and plant defects.

  • Participate in the identification of RPN improvement activities.

  • Participate in scrap reduction activities

  • Participate in completion of Customer Relationship reviews, and driving closure of any open actions as a result of the CRR.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution

  • Authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Engineering techniques and manufacturing processes.

  • Thorough knowledge of statistics and statistical process control

  • 2 years of experience in a quality role

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

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Job: Quality

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: VEH NAA North America Auto

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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time