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Commercial Engineer

Omaha, Nebraska


Job Description

Eaton’s Omaha Power Center has an opening for a Customer Order Engineer in the Omaha, NE area
This position will provide professional engineering services with minimal direction to interpret customer drawings and specifications for manufacturing or related products; interact with sales force and customers on job specific details such as on board approvals and witness tests, design circuits to meet application requirements; create engineering documentation for drafting, procurement, and manufacturing; provide coordination for technical guidance to production personnel as appropriate; support product marketing, and provide negotiation and application support for field sales.
Essential Functions:
  • Maintain current knowledge/expertise of product engineering technologies, competitor capabilities, practices, market conditions, and channels.
  • Provide engineering functions in support of product marketing, manufacturing, and sales in line with company and product line objectives.
  • Serve as primary division contact for customers as technical liaison in all aspects of product application, performance, and compliance to specifications and solutions to complex customer problems.
  • Review and analyze product configurations and components, design circuits, perform engineering calculations, and provide input to other departments including drafting, purchasing, and manufacturing personnel.
  • Participate in company activities such as product design, market and product improvements, productivity, quality and safety improvements.
  • Participate in customer project review/drawing approval meetings.
  • Perform other related activities and special projects as assigned.
  • Support other members of the team as needed. Participate and lead customer inspections and witness tests.
  • Provide project management status of orders to meet OTP objectives, reduce cycle times, manage changes to order requirements and assist with product warranty.
  • All employees are expected to comply with the environment, health, and safety guidelines.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with PLC or relay programming
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution
  • 3 years’ experience designing Medium Voltage Switchgear
  • Strong analytical, presentation and customer service skills
  • Previous experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment
  • EERP knowledge and experience

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 046617