Eaton Careers

Assembler-I (1st Shift)

Vicksburg, Mississippi
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton's Lighting Division is seeking an Assembler to join our team. This position is based at our Vicksburg, MS facility and will work a 1st shift.
The LED Assembler performs LED industrial manufacturing work to include assembly, testing, quality and packing of LED components and lights. Employee will need to follow standard work instructions and work in a fast paced manufacturing environment. The core hours for this position are on first shift.
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 do assembly, testing, quality and packing of LED components and lights
  • You will observe all safety rules and regulations at all times
  • You will follow Eaton Quality Standard Process
  • You will work with tools such as tape dispenser, tape machines, electric staplers, banding equipment, protective safety and electrostatic dissipative equipment, electrical pallet jacks, computers, hand-held scanners, electric drivers, mini tablets, remote controlled devices  and hand tools.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution required
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Vicksburg, MS will be considered
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 1 year manufacturing experience
  • Electrical systems experience or professional certification
  • Basic computer functioning knowledge
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word
  • Ability to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment with strong multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to problem solve and to be a creative thinker
Position Success Criteria:
  • Ability to read and understand documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to complete basic shop math
  • Ability to follow planning and scheduling directions from supervisor, planner, and/or FFM
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Working knowledge of the mechanical, electrical, and safety procedures of a manufacturing facility
  • Ability to read written work instructions. Microsoft Word
  • Ability to read and follow detailed instructions within a Manufacturing Instruction (MI).
  • Ability to perform at a rapid, repetitive pace
  • Ability to stand in a stationary position throughout the shift while working
  • Ability to lift 45 lbs

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: EPG LD Lighting Division

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

Requisition ID: 059161