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Electrical Technician - 3rd Shift

Roxboro, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle Division is currently seeking an Electrical Technician on 3rd Shift. This position is based at our Roxboro, NC facility.
Position is responsible for repair, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and improvement of the total Air Management Systems facility using a variety of complex electronic devices and instruments used in an industrial environment.  Technician professional must make throughput and / or best practice improvements on existing manufacturing process equipment, in order to meet and exceed customer expectations for both capacity and quality.
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 maintain and repair various types of production equipment including, but not limited to, grinders, CNC machines, assembly equipment, furnaces, washers, weld machines, conveyance, fans, motors, pumps, and inspection equipment.
  • You will effectively diagnose and repair CNC machinery while working with PLC’s – Allen Brandley, Koyo, Omron, D100, GE, Mitsubishi, and Siemens
    • Properly identify components (power supplies, processors, I/O)
    • Online and download programs, save, edit online programming changes effectively
  • You will properly identify and show basic knowledge of each make and model of HMI
  • You will effectively diagnose and replace HMI componentry (monitors, keyboards, etc.) and identify required software and cables to save or restore all HMI Operator Displays
  • You will work with Engineering team and Operations on work assignments and priorities.  Confers with operations to observe, inspect machinery determining root causes of malfunction while performing diagnostic checks.
  • You will remove, replace, or repair worn or defective parts, align components, safely returning equipment to operational status in minimum time required.
  • You will work from complex diagrams, schematics, prints, work orders, and comply with specifications as required.
  • You will test-run repaired machinery and equipment to verify adequacy of repairs.
  • You will actively participate in lean/5S/continuous improvement activities related to the facility as needed.
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 GED from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
  • No relocation is provided for this position, only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Roxboro, NC facility will be considered.
  • A minimum of 3 year of experience as an Mechanical/Electrical Technician OR an Associate’s Degree OR currently pursuing an Associate’s Degree from an accredited institution
Preferred Qualifications
  • Awareness of the work impact to ISO 14001 regulations
  • Ability to program PLCs in at least two languages
  • Associates degree in Electrical or Electronics, Industrial Maintenance, or Mechatronics is preferred

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: VEH NAA North America Auto

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

Requisition ID: 059273