Eaton Corporation Quality Manager in Schrems, Austria

For our Power Distribution Division Headquarters we are looking for a:

Quality Manager

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

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • 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

About Eaton:

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.

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.

Job: Quality

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: PDCD Power Distribution Components Division

Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor

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