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Facilities Maintenance Technician

Southfield, Michigan
Business Services


Job Description

Eaton's Vehicle Division is seeking a Facilities Maintenance Technician in Southfield, MI. 
The Lead Technician will be responsible for perform and manager facility maintenance including HVAC, plumbing, safety system maintenance, parking lot maintenance and other duties related to the Research and development programs on the site.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Maintenance of Southfield facility, kitchen and grounds, HVAC including repairs, plumbing, safety systems, building automation controls, landscape maintenance, general building maintenance activity in accordance with Eaton environment and safety requirements, and ISO14001 guidelines and requirements.
  • Monitor and respond to issues in the Building Automation system
  • Lead or Provide support for energy reduction programs
  • Maintain and service equipment used for building maintenance operations and procedures.
  • Provide direction as needed to internal and contracted maintenance resources performing activities related facility maintenance.
  • Ensure budget alignment with facilities manager with monthly spend
  • Assist the EHS analyst with implementation of environmental health and safety initiatives and the completion of environmental health and safety maintenance activities.
  • Comply with requirements of the Quality and Environmental Management Systems.
  • Perform other functions as required.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in facilities maintenance
  • No relocation is offered for this position. Only candidates who currently reside within a 50 miles radius of Southfield, MI will be considered.
  • 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.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in facilities maintenance
  • Associate's degree in HVAC Technology

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: Business Services

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH Vehicle Group

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: 046294