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Assembler- 1st Shift

Jackson, Michigan
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

The Eaton Hydraulics facility located in Jackson, Michigan has an opening for Assemblers on 1st Shift.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Assemble a variety of cylinder components in preparation for final assembly.
  • Assemble bearings required for kitting. Assist in other areas as needed.
  • Complete final assembly of small to large bore cylinders.
  • Working from simple chart drawings, routings and work instructions.
  • Gather, clean and assemble components as necessary and perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School diploma or a GED from an accredited institution required
  • Must live within a 50 mile radius of the Jackson, MI facility; no relocation benefit is provided for this position.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
Position Criteria:
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and standard operating procedures.
  • Must be proficient in machine shop math.
  • Must be able to operate power hand tools.
  • Must be proficient in the use of micrometers, verniers and a variety of other measuring instruments.

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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: HYD PMC Power Motion Control

Job Level: Entry Level
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: 050156