Eaton Careers


Euclid, Ohio
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Division is currently seeking a Metallurgist to join our team. This position is based at our Euclid, Ohio facility.
The Metallurgist will be responsible for providing technical support to manufacturing and for assisting in material evaluation for both Eaton Corporation and outside customers. The Metallurgist will prepare and evaluate metallographic and hardness samples through use of standard evaluation techniques.  This position will also be responsible for lab standards, equipment and documentation.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
  • You will oversee metallography lab upkeep - Maintain and troubleshoot equipment in metallography lab, keep lab documentation up to date and in order.
  • You will write and modify lab test procedures, train personnel in use/implementation.
  • You will become the technical expert for all metallography audits/questions.
  • You will prepare and evaluate samples such as welds, surface features, microstructure, hardness, etc.
  • You will provide technical support in Manufacturing (i.e. Nitriding and Metal Heat Treatment).
  • You will assist with the preparation for Failure Analyses reports.
  • You will consult with cognizant engineers to elect if additional testing is warranted if test results are questionable.

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Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Materials Science, Metallurgy, Sciences, or Engineering from an accredited institution required.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
  • This position requires the use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the international Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).  All applicants must be US persons within the meaning of ITAR.  ITAR defines a U.S. person as a US Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. Green Card Holder), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
  • No relocation offered for this position. Only candidates who reside within a 50 mile radius from the Euclid, OH facility will be considered.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Metallurgy or Materials Science from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with metallography/hardness testing procedures and laboratory test equipment.
  • Experience with mechanical and SEM testing.
  • Experience writing procedures/interpreting industry standards.

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: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 052079