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Facilities Maintenance Technician

Los Angeles, California
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s  Aerospace division is seeking a Facilities Maintenance Technician on 1st shift to join our team. The position is based at our  Los Angeles, CA (near Glendale metro) facility.
The Facilities Maintenance Technician will be repairing, installing, adjusting, or maintaining industrial production and processing machinery and hydraulic distribution system with minimal supervision.
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 be responsible for repairs to the physical plant and all related equipment.  Assuring that all machine tool repairs are within manufacturers guidelines.
  • You will collaborate with operators to observe, test, and evaluate operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose cause of malfunction.
  • You will fabricate replacement parts. You will weld to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, and assemble new equipment.
  • You will perform test-runs on repaired machinery and equipment to verify adequacy of repairs.
  • You will examine parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
  • You will also clean and lubricate parts, equipment, and machinery.
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 Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution is required
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in the troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of hydraulic and mechanical equipment.
  • Relocation is not offered for this role. Candidates must reside within a 50 mile distance of the Los Angeles, CA facility (zip code 90039) to 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
Position Criteria:
  • Ability to read and write English proficiently.
  • Basic computer skills
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Trade or Technical School certificate or equivalent preferred.
  • Aerospace experience

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: No

Requisition ID: 058261