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Electrical Drafter (Lead Designer)

Greenwood, South Carolina
Engineering

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Job Description

Eaton’s Power Distribution Control Assembly division is currently seeking an Electrical Drafter (Lead Designer) to join our team. This position is based at our Greenwood, SC facility.
 
The Electrical Drafter (Lead Designer) is responsible for preparing all necessary electrical drawings and Front-end Design including, but not limited to, three-line schematic and wiring diagrams for complex assemblies from customer specifications and information; perform a wide variety of activities requiring the application of more complex drafting codes (CAD) and related technical knowledge.  In this role, you will prepare complex layouts, circuit diagrams, sketches and drawings relating to new and modified equipment specifications, as well as from customer engineering interpretation to the general order (CAD).
 
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 interpret customer inquiries relating to assemblies, during the engineering and manufacturing phases.
  • You will develop special layout and sketches for engineering tests to work with the acceptance applications, operating characteristics, or performance of components of assemblies.
  • You will prepare necessary information to ensure efficient and timely material procurement, manufacturing testing, and installation of assemblies.
  • You will compile data required for project assignments and develop specifications, reports, and other related written documents as required.
  • You will maintain contact with manufacturing personnel to review and discuss diagrams, modifications, adjustments, and progress of work relating to the design and manufacture of equipment.
  • You will contact engineer to verify circuit operation or to suggest methods to correct errors.
  • You will be responsible for assisting and training new employees in all aspects of electrical drafting and testing; recommend technical methods or approaches for them in order to increase their overall quality, timeliness, and productivity.
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.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Associate’s degree from an accredited institution or currently enrolled in an Associate's degree program from an accredited institution with an expected graduation date by December 2018
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates currently residing within a 50 mile radius of Greenwood, SC will be considered.  
  • Associate’s degree in Industrial Electronics or Electronic Engineering Technology from an accredited institution
  • AutoCAD experience
Position Success Criteria:
  • Must be able to travel as necessary to effectively interface with customers and other required contacts, to work at various outside/inside site locations, and to manage or participate in company-related projects, activities, or other job-related assignments. 

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: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

Job Level: Entry Level
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: 054437