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Maintenance Technician II

Irvine, California
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace division is currently seeking  a Maintenance Technician II- 1st shift to join our team. This position is based in our Irvine, CA facility.
The Maintenance Technician II will be responsible for repairing/troubleshooting electrical and electronic equipment in the manufacturing plant.
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 troubleshoot, repair and maintain electrical systems including electric motors, electric controls, fire alarms, and clock systems
  • You will be responsible for installing new equipment and systems, including all manufacturing/assembly equipment (CNC Mills, Lathes, Drills) and programmable lighting controls
  • You will maintain electrical equipment  to ensure that safety and regulatory codes are met up to county, state and federal levels
  • You will use testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of electrical systems
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Minimum 4 years of experience as a Maintenance technician within a manufacturing environment
  • Relocation is not offered with this position. Only candidates residing within a 50 mile radius of Irvine, CA will be considered.
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous work experience within the Aerospace Industry and/or Industrial Manufacturing Industry
 Position Criteria:
  • Principles of electronic theory as applied to electrical and electronic circuits, wiring and electrical equipment used in power generation
  • Theory of operation and use of Programmable Logic Control (PLC) units and other computer based equipment
  • Ability to install, including programming, and troubleshooting PLC-based equipment.
  • Ability to work from blueprints, shop drawings, electrical schematics, and sketches
  • Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.
  • Candidate must have a strong desire to be a part of a start-up/high growth company in a fast-paced, results-orientated culture.
  • General knowledge of health, safety and environmental regulations (Cal-OSHA, EPA, NFPA, NEC)
  • Valid CA driver’s license required with clean DMV record
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English fluently

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
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 052510