Eaton Corporation Project Leader Engineer in Santa Rosa Jauregui, Mexico

• Coordinate development and production launches of new products and/or changes to existing products. Will serve as the customer liaison at specified periods in the life of the project, coordinate appropriate communication and documentation (both internal and external to the facility).

• Coordinate the activities for delivering Pre-Series parts to all Customers, from planning to shipping.

• Lead the quote process from the Manufacturing stand point thru the CRM system. Receive and coordinate all the information required (drawings, volumes, SOP dates) to do a preliminary feasibility assessment for engineering changes or projects, to present to the Plant Change Board Committee.

QualificationsManages multiple new product development projects according to risk and impact his participation is required or is assigned by the Change Board from Plant Notification to Mass Production Start.

Delivers a flawless execution of Project / Changes major milestones thru assigning and monitoring tasks and deliverables to functional/operational areas.

Serves as main point of contact and communication of project/changes status, concerns, changes within timing, roadblocks for external entities such as Customers, EATON engineering, etc.

Conducts meetings as required to keep program team, customers and upper management informed of status and associated risks and implements corrective action and recovery plans as required.

Assures project/change financials are met on respect profit plan/budget assigned.

Deploy and develop a program management / PRO Launch culture.

Upload and validate initial BOM’s against drawings for new launches & engineering changes.

Receive the Pre-Series requirements, quote and communicate lead-time to Eaton Sales Team or Customers directly.

Manage Pre-Series process (Review drawings, feasibility analisys, creation of Pre-Series BOMs, purchasing prototypes components and follows up the delivery, build according to specification, tests parts, deliver on time and providing information about packaging).

Assure that quotations are 100% deliverables on time and accurate and include equipment, machines and tooling that meet the safety, quality & production rate standards.

Evaluate manufacturing costs pertaining to current product, changes, products, processes, equipment and facility proposals.

Integrate cost-savings lesson learned to provide a competitive quote to customer and maximize profitability.

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Job: Engineering

Region: Latin America

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?: No

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time