Irvine, California

Eaton’s Fuel and Motion

Control Systems division, a part of our Aerospace group, is currently seeking a

Repair Station Senior Quality Engineer to join our team. This position will be

based out of our Irvine, CA office.

Position Overview:

The Repair Station Quality Engineer

is responsible for directing, planning and laying out the details of inspection

standards, methods and procedures used by the repair station in complying with

all applicable FAA and EASA Regulations, manufacturer’s specifications and

recommendations.

The candidate for the role will define

and execute Strategic Quality Plan in conjunction with Plant Leadership. They

will act as the liaison with all Federal officials and Customers, while maintaining

current files of pertinent Federal Aviation Regulations, specifications,

certifications, Repair Station manual, procedures and Airworthiness Directives.

In this role, you will manage the

proper execution of FAA form 8130-3 or maintenance release tags/documentation

and provide oversight of the final acceptance of all incoming material,

including new parts, supplies and the airworthiness of articles which work has

been performed outside the repair station by contract.

The incumbent will provide Quality

Assurance support to Suppliers, Customers and internal functions including

Manufacturing, Assembly & Test cells and participates in continuous

improvement activities in targeted areas You will complete the Quality

Assurance strategy to ensure product flow consistent with established industry

standards, government regulations and various customer requirements

Making what matters work at Eaton

takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment

where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day.

It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full

potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

In this function you

will:

+ Manage the proper tagging and identification of all parts

and components.

+ Provide the continuity of inspection responsibility,

assuring completion of required inspection when personnel shift or assignment

changes occur.

+ Manage inspections of completed work before it is approved

for return to service, and that the proper inspection and maintenance records,

reports, and forms required for such release are properly executed.

+ Product Audits will be performed per schedule

+ Process nonconformances and customer submittals per MRB

procedures.

+ Process customer rejected material(s), provide analysis,

corrective actions and applicable reports as required per procedures and/or

customer requests.

+ Assist, manage and direct all personnel assigned or

authorized to perform inspection functions, quality functions and ensure that

proper inspection records, and forms used by the repair station, are properly

executed prior to releasing the product for return to service.

+ Provide training for technicians and assist in providing and

holding customer training programs both on-site and off-site. Assist Repair

Station Manager in scheduling, coordination, and performing required training.

+ Function as Lead Auditor to perform quality system audits to

assess compliance to AS9100/ISO 9001 standards, FAA/EASA regulations and CASE

requirements.

+ Host& support Internal, Customer, Supplier and Third-Party

Audits as required

+ Work collaboratively with applicable internal functional

teams to improve key metrics including Supplier DPPM, RCCA responses and timely

actions as issues are identified

+ Actively support Cost-Out, Scrap/Rework reduction &

improved First Pass Yield site goals and objectives

+ Analyze organizational quality metrics and performs periodic

reviews to evaluate results and recommends action plans to Quality Manager to

close gaps at an operational level

+ Contribute in using problem solving techniques &

determining containment and Corrective Action solutions with applicable

verification methods

+ Contribute in the design and implementation of quality

assurance and Repair Station training programs and conducts training in

quality-related topics

+ May participate in product development gate review meetings

with launch activities including identification of customer expectations

ensuring compliance that Quality requirements are understood, flowed down and

met

+ Other duties as assigned by the Quality Supervisor and/or

Quality Manager

When we embrace the different ideas,

perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals

and as a company — are stronger.

Eaton will consider for employment,

qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the

requirements of the FCIHO.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution

+ Minimum of two (2) years of work experience within Quality function in the Aerospace industry

+ Minimum of two (2) years of work experience in a FAA /EASA Repair Station.

+ Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future

+ This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee

+ No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Irvine, CA will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution

+ ASQ Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Certified Quality Auditor (CQA)

+ Customer-specific quality registration schemes and certification processes experience (i.e. ISO9001, ISO/TS-16949, AS9100)

+ Certified DMIR and Repair person.

+ Previous work experience of problem-solving methods such as: Six Sigma, 8D, root cause analysis, and the associated statistical tools used to analyze problems, evaluate and complete improvement projects

+ Working knowledge of process auditing techniques to ensure compliance to defined quality requirements

+ Previous work experience in Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction concepts and tool sets as they relate to process/product variability, and root cause and corrective action determination

+ Familiarity with engineering design and product reliability concepts and tool sets

Position Criteria:

+ Proven analytical and problem-solving skills.

+ Good analytical skills and strong business acumen to understand consequences of decisions

+ Strong communication and presentation skills – both verbal and written

+ Awareness of international cultures

+ Ability to work in a matrix environment, get results and drive change through others.

+ Effective oral and written communication skills as well as planning and organizational skills.

+ Ability to manage by influence through solid relationships and process focus

+ Ability to effectively present results and recommendations to senior-level executive team.

+ Leverage expertise from other Eaton divisions to continuously improve design standards.

+ Ability to travel up to 10% of the time.

We are 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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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: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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

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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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.

At Eaton, we value many of the skills and competencies that you gained in your military career. Leadership, discipline, creativity, integrity and teamwork – these are our values too. As we aspire to be a model of inclusion and diversity in our industry, we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique. We create an environment that fosters learning and teaching, allowing employees to reach their full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

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