Eaton Corporation Quality Manager in Schrems, Austria
For our Power Distribution Division Headquarters we are looking for a:
Location: Suchdol nad Luznici, Czech Republic
This position will be located in our production in south Bohemia with over 700 employees (Electrical Sector - Enclosures/Power Distribution Components )
Eaton’s presence in the Czech Republic dates from 1993 and today, with 1,700 people across 3 main sites work in Prague, Suchdol nad Luznici & Chomutov.
This position is responsible for managing and continuously improving the product quality of our Molded Case Circuit Breakers (MCCBs) and Air Circuit Breakers (ACBs).
Lead and develop a team of quality engineers
Responsible for managing and continuously improving the product-quality of our Molded Case Circuit Breakers (MCCBs) and Air Circuit Breakers (ACBs)
Drive strategic goals and executing quality initiatives in alignment with the product line
Initiate and implement quality improvement activities by driving quality metrics in close cooperation with the plants
Act as an interface and coordinator to continuously improve customer satisfaction focused on the responsible products (MCCBs, ACBs) and the targeted customer segments, act as point of contact for customers on quality related topics
Support the Power Distribution Division Quality System by acting as an internal auditor and support external audits
Technical degree in electrical engineering or other related technical discipline, or equivalent education
At least five years' experience in quality management or equivalent area
Certified quality manager and auditor, EOQ certification preferred
Deep knowledge of quality systems and standards for quality management (ISO 9001), product safety and conformity (e.g. IEC, EN, UL/CSA and EC directives)
Basic knowledge in standards for management systems not quality related (e.g. 14001 and OHSAS 18001) preferable
Understanding manufacturing technologies and processes as well as customer and market requirements
Leadership and proven ability to work in cross-functional team and international environment
Strong and effective communication and presentation skills
English and German fluently (written and spoken form)
High willingness to travel
In 1911, inventor Viggo V. Torbensen and entrepreneur J. O. Eaton came together to form Torbensen Gear and Axle, starting a path that would lead to the creation of Eaton Corporation, a global leader in power management solutions.
Currently Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19,7 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 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.
Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.
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Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: PDCD Power Distribution Components Division
Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
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