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Power Systems Experience Center Engineering Intern - Warrendale

Moon Township, Pennsylvania


Job Description

Eaton’s Power Systems Experience Center is looking to hire an Engineering Intern for the Summer of 2018.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Design and build new demonstrations for the PSEC
  • Support technical tours, including the demonstration of energized equipment, tailored for a range of customers and internal training events
  • Maintain documentation of demonstration procedures for operation manual
  • Create and implement safety procedures, as necessary, for energized equipment
  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain existing PSEC equipment and systems
  • Support PSEC manager and senior PSEC engineer on major projects.
  • Manage projects including time and cost according to allocated PSEC Budgets (capital and expense)
  • Influence through presentations, customers, and all visitors that attend PSEC training sessions


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship on an on-going basis.
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the Warrendale, PA facility will be considered
  • Strong understanding of electrical power systems
. Preferred Qualifications:
  • Graduate degree or working toward a graduate degree in Power Systems
  • Previous experience with hands-on building of electrical equipment
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Lab/hardware experience
  • Strong aptitude of working with tools and electrical test equipment
  • Strong understanding of electrical power systems
 Position Criteria:
  • Enthusiastic, creative, multi-tasking and self-motivated individual
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with ability to be flexible to adjust to changing priorities in a fast paced work environment.
  • Strong computer skills, including well versed in MS Office and engineering software
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Demonstrated strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot equipment and implement repairs
  • Role might require standing for a prolonged period of time

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: MKTG Marketing Function

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 050537