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Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Eaton Corporation

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Eaton Titchfield

Eaton and help us provide energy-efficient solutions that have a real impact on
the environment. We make what matters work. Find out more on https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baa_aiJ4L7E

Do you
want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and
diversity and our people?

Supplier Quality Engineer

This position uses technical expertise
in machining, electro mechanical assembly, fabrication and NADCAP process to
ensure best practice at the supply base. The successful person will be
able to lead the team of SQEs and drive quality and continuous improvement
actions such as lean manufacturing, scrap reduction, design improvement,
capability improvements and to implement a program of focused systemic
improvement in poor performing suppliers. They must also have the ability
to assess and control the supplier base to Eaton Aerospace in accordance with
business, contractual and regulatory requirements, while driving continuous

Your key deliverables:

+ Lead
quality, technical and EHS system assessments to determine if a supplier's
quality system, technical competency and environmental policies meet Eaton's

+ Ensure
initial supplier orientation and provide WISPER training as required

+ Ensuring
key supplier improvement initiatives are adhered to and driving continuous
improvement using quality tools such as 8D, SPC, Lean, Six Sigma

+ Providing
technical support to Eaton's supply chain and internal purchasing team to minimize
disruption to operations

+ Monitoring
KPI's and identifying supplier performance trends including reducing number of
Supplier DMRs

+ Evaluating
the supply base using supplier quality assessment techniques - audit,
questionnaire, metrics, etc.

+ Approve
Suppliers by conducting "desktop" and/or on-site audits of the suppliers
Quality Management System.

+ Ensure
that Regulatory, Customer and Business requirements are flowed to suppliers and

+ Develop
and deliver training programs (internal & external) including WISPER, 8D,

+ Participate
in resolving issues with suppliers and sub-contractors relating to manufacture,
quality, handling and communications

+ Authorize
concessions in line with Company & Customer requirements and lead process
improvements with the cross functional team

+ Provide
external and internal Auditing with authority to accept or reject proposed
suppliers as well as supporting the external and customer audit process



+ Apprentice
trained with a Degree/HNC in an engineering related discipline - experience may
be taken in lieu of qualification.

+ Proven
experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment, with a sound working
knowledge of aerospace regulatory and quality requirements EASA Part 21 and

+ Experience
of Six Sigma and Lean practices.

+ Practical
experience of auditing Suppliers within the Electro-Mechanical, Mechanical
engineering industry.

+ Proven
ability to supervise corrective actions and improvement activities with

+ Supplier
evaluation and development experience, preferably in a lead role.

+ Sound
practical experience with Excel and Word. Ability to learn the use of new
business software.

+ Ability
to communicate (verbally and in writing) and to organize and work closely with

+ Qualified

If yes, then we want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers?

+ Competitive compensation and
benefits package

+ Contract in fast growing global

+ Challenging projects in dynamic
collaborative team

+ Great promotional opportunities - We
encourage internal promotion, whenever possible

+ Excellent working environment -
safety and ethic are important for us

applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening.


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: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Manager

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, 25 % 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.

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