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Field Project Manager - Southeast Region

Smyrna, Georgia; Pelham, Alabama; Charlotte, North Carolina


Job Description

Eaton is hiring a Field Project Manager in Smyrna, GA, Charlotte, NC or Pelham, AL.
The primary function of a Field Based Project Manager is to create value and establish the project order management process as a key differentiator from our competitors.  This position is heavily involved in the electrical and mechanical details of major strategic project order and focuses on Heavy Commercial Construction, Data Center, Utility and Industrial Projects. 
The primary functions include; managing the technical aspects of major electrical assembly project orders by meeting customer specifications and timelines for products, documentations, and quality
Essential job tasks include but are not limited to:
Essential Functions:
1) utilize the Project Management team resources assigned to their project orders; 2) assess and apply in depth knowledge of sales planning services to internal clients in one or more specialty areas, requiring technical application; 3) upgrade existing processes, deploy new initiatives, and recommend new solutions based on analysis and customer trends; 4) ensure compliance with applicable processes and procedures to achieve business goals; 5) proactively use competitive information to leverage advantages of Eaton Corporation; 6) negotiate internally for resources and priorities needed for customers; and 7) improve financial position for Eaton and the customer.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum five (5) years’ of electrical industry experience
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • Possess and maintain a valid and unrestricted driver’s license
  • No relocation is offered for this position. All Candidates must currently reside within 50 miles of Smyrna, GA, Charlotte, NC or Pelham, AL to be considered.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Electrical Engineering
  • PMP Certification
  • Strong application of Power Engineered products
  • 5+ years of electrical project management experience

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: MCO Marketing Commercial Operations

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, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 053259