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Sub Assembly - 2nd Shift

Jackson, Mississippi
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Division is currently seeking a Sub Assembler to join our first shift team. This position is based at our Jackson, MS facility.

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 minor assembly processes, such as rotor/shaft assembly, pressure plates assembly, and shaft seal assembly, as required by work orders and/or lean line operations.
  • You will be responsible for the creation, production, and attachment of all production and R.E.O. nameplates in accordance with the requirements designated on the case history and/or the Sales Order Addendum.  The production of nameplates shall be accomplished using all of the designated processes and equipment located in the area.  
  • You will be responsible for lock wiring all units in accordance with all specifications defined by the customer, by prints, and by case histories.  The individual shall also be responsible for physically re-checking and validating all fastener torque requirements as required.
  • You will be responsible for visually inspecting and completing final unit pre-shipment operations such as installation of drive shafts, o-rings, caps, plugs, placement of lock wire "tamper seals", etc.  
  • You will perform operator defined 5S/TPM tasks as required.
  • You will use of all tools and gages necessary to complete and to verify that all work performed has been completed to specifications as required.
  • You will sub-assemble operations such as, installation of pins, plugs, inserts, bearings, miscellaneous components, etc.
  • You will perform minor sanding, lapping, deburr or repair work as required in the course of performing the primary duties of the classification.

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
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • Two (2) years general manufacturing or military experience required
  • No relocation is provided. Only candidates within 50 miles of Jackson, MS will be considered for this position
  • 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
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior work experience with hydraulic systems in an aviation or military setting
  • Ability to read and follow quality procedures
  • Prior work experience following documented process plans and procedures

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: 060169