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Fabrication Technician I - B Shift

Greenwood, South Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Engineering Services and Systems division is currently seeking a Fabrication Technician I B Shift to join our team. This position is based at our Greenwood, SC facility.


The Fabrication Technician I  will load and unload paint / powder coat line, receive and issue raw materials, assemblies, sub-assemblies, tools and supplies and forward all necessary paperwork to computer services for data entry.

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 load and unload the paint / powder coat line
  • You will use computer to determine proper bin location before storing material. Record quantity and bin location on paperwork and return for posting.
  • You will ensure items coming off the paint line are delivered to the appropriate location, per job-related instructions, and entering items into inventory system
  • You will use a variety of material handling equipment (including powered industrial vehicles) and hand tools to move product and supplies and to unload and load trucks arriving or leaving from shipping and/or receiving area and for placing material in the proper bin location or delivering material to the work centers. May lift and carry up to 50 lbs. and push or pull up to 100 lbs. occasionally with assistance.
  • You will support and perform physical count of inventory when necessary.
  • You will utilize computer to verify accuracy of equipment, materials and locations.
  • You will support and use maintenance schedule and appropriate equipment, maintain forklift and forklift battery.

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Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
  • Relocation is not offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate Greenwood, SC area (60 miles) will be considered for this position (with exception of internal candidates currently assigned to one of our Greenwood, SC sites)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum three (3) months of manufacturing experience in an industrial manufacturing environment
  • Minimum three (3) months fabrication or powder coat experience.
  •  Previous experience using overhead cranes and fork lifts to move material.
  • Ability to read and interpret sheet steel fabrication drawings
  • South Carolina Manufacturing Certification (SCMC) or equivalent

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: ESSG PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 053276