Eaton Corporation Analyst Approvals (Product Compliance and Certification) in Schrems, Austria

ES EMEA Power Distribution Division (PDD) has an opening for an

Analyst Approvals (Product Compliance and Certification),

located in Schrems, Austria.

Primary Function:

The incument of this position is responsible for handling product-certifications for products of PDD, supporting departments in approvals related issues as well as checking and declaring product conformity of PDD and direct source products.

Essential Functions:

  • Supports approvals manager in handling approvals projects

  • Supports in matters with local and foreign certification bodies and testing laboratories, to obtain standards conformity marks

  • Gives support to development, product management and sales in product-standard specific concerns

  • Supports approvals manager, product management and marketing in the development of market-based approval strategies

  • Forwards existing reports and certificates to certification bodies

  • Handles extensions, changes and new issue of approvals documents

  • Is used to have regular contact to local and foreign certification bodies on developing new strategies for the worldwide approvals for products of PDD

  • Handles documents of certification data as part of the technical files for PDD-products

  • Tracks and traces PDD certification costs

  • Maintains PDD certification library on Eaton JOE


  • Well-founded and completed technical education (HTL, FH or similar)

  • German and English fluently (written and spoken form)

  • Basic knowledge in Quality Systems, in standards for Quality Management (ISO 9001) and in standards for management systems not quality related (e.g. 14001 und OHSAS 18001, ISO5001)

  • Knowledge of local and international certification bodies and their special procedures, Country specific certification know-how

  • Knowledge in product safety and conformity standards and regulations (e.g. IEC, EN, UL/CSA and EC directives) and understanding of national laws to drive legal compliance

  • Understanding of customer and market requirements

  • Possesses fine communication skills as well as the ability to hold presentations

  • Thinks in a creative manner and is concurrently focused on problem solving

  • Willingness to travel in EMEA as well as globally

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Capability of handling a high volume of work

  • Adapts to changing environments (products, economic, …) in a quick and flexible manner

What Eaton offers:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package

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

  • Culture & Values - Eaton is more than the products we invent and produce – the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are – both individually and as an organization – and direct our activities every day.

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

Depending on the qualification, we offer a compensation according to the Austrian collective bargaining agreement of the electrical and electronics industry in the respective employment group taking into account the years of service in the respective employment group, willingness to overpay depending on the relevant professional experience and qualification.

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: PDCD Power Distribution Components Division

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

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