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Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift

Roxboro, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton Corporation has an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Technician at our Roxboro, NC facility supporting 3rd Shift
Hours: 3rd Shift (10:30pm – 6:50am)
Position Overview
Assist with maintaining, trouble shooting, and repairing plant and production equipment at the facility.  Work may be either scheduled or unplanned.  It includes corrective, preventative, predictive and project maintenance work.  Work with Maintenance Supervisor and Operations on work assignments and priorities.  Document work completed and communicate work progress and completion with Maintenance supervision and Operations as required.  Work should be performed with guidance from experienced maintenance technicians or supervisor and with proficiency. 
Essential Responsibilities
  • Ensures compliance with safety and housekeeping practices, company policies and procedures
  • Actively participate in lean/5S/continuous improvement activities related to the facility as needed.
  • Work with outside contractors on various plant projects and repairs
  • Confers with operations to observe, inspect machinery determining root causes of malfunction while performing diagnostic checks. Remove, replace, or repair worn or defective parts, align components, safely returning equipment to operational status in minimum time required.
  • Work from complex diagrams, schematics, prints, work orders, and comply with specifications as required.
  • Perform mig, tig, arc and acetylene welding as needed.
  • Maintain and repair various types of production equipment including, but not limited to, grinders, CNC machines, assembly equipment, furnaces, washers, weld machines, conveyance, fans, motors, pumps, and inspection equipment.
  • Test-run repaired machinery and equipment to verify adequacy of repairs.
  • Fabricate replacement parts
  • Use all tools and measuring instruments familiar to the trade.
  • Assist with equipment moves as needed ensuring all safety requirements are met before and during the move.
  • Fabricates, modifies and cleans parts, using hand tools, power tools and machine shop equipment.
  • Drills and taps holes.
  • Maintains accurate recordkeeping and blueprint modifications


Basic Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • No relocation is provided for this position, only candidates that currently live within 50 miles of the Roxboro, NC facility will be considered.
  • A minimum of one year of maintenance experience OR 2 year Associates Degree from accredited institution
Position Criteria
  • Requires ability to use hand tools, strong math skills, ability to read blueprints and perform SPC charting.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Awareness of the work impact to ISO 14001 regulations
  • Ability to program PLCs in at least two languages
  • Associates degree in Industrial Maintenance, Tool and Die, or Mechatronics is preferred

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: VEH NAA North America Auto

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: 051063