Eaton Corporation Senior Quality Engineer in South Bend, Indiana

Job Description

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 (Including Educational Requirements)

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

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.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. 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.

JOBCOMPANY: Eaton

JOBTITLE: Senior Quality Engineer

JOBLOCATION: IN-South Bend

REQNUMBER: 027963

DIVISION: VEH NAT North America Truck

FUNCTION: Quality