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Manufacturing Equipment Engineer

Luton, United Kingdom


Job Description

  • Fault find, repair and maintain all manufacturing equipment and processes. This includes SMT, Conventional Wave solder, Conformal coating and final assembly
  • Generate and maintain machine programs for SMT, Wave solder, Conformal coating.
  • Analyse yield data and OEE to develop improvement activities
  • Initiate and implement Process Control measures throughout production.
  • Identify tooling improvements, and services required for production.
  • Monitor & improve maintenance programs within production. 
  • Undertake technical investigations and resolve manufacturing problems.
  • Work with Manufacturing Engineers to implement an improved process for prototype  phase manufacturing builds.
  • Liaise with the Manufacturing Engineers to ascertain the manufacturability of new and existing products.
  • Work alongside the Manufacturing Engineers to achieve a cost effective and reliable product.
  • Support & monitor prototype  phase batches through production.
  • To create an optimization plan for SMT manufactured boards that fulfills priorities set by the manufacturing plan.
  • Maintain machine spare parts and consumables to ensure machine uptime.
  • Generate and maintain written work instructions and standard of work  for operational use


  • In depth electrical / mechanical and software knowledge of manufacturing equipment
  • Diagnose and repair automated manufacturing equipment
  • A strong technical knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • High level of fault finding capability on electro/mechanical disciplines
  • Maintenance of production machinery using TPM principles
  • Computer literacy
  • Relevant electrical 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: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: EPG CHD MTL Measurement Technology Limited

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: No

Requisition ID: 045893