Eaton Careers

Final Assembler - 2nd Shift

Waukesha, Wisconsin
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Division is currently seeking a Final Assembler on 2nd Shift to join our team. This position is based at our Waukesha (Lincoln Ave) WI facility.


The Final Assembler is responsible for assembling all exterior equipment such as fuses and controls, control boxes, terminals, cubicles, compartments, arresters, etc. to substation and three-phase pad-mounted transformers.


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 locate and assemble control box and conduit per drawings (or operator experience) to tank exterior. 

  • You will wire controls to accessories as required by drawings and bill of material (or operator experience), and assemble control panels. This includes all wiring inside the cabinets of all 3ph pads, wiring of all substations, and assembly of all control boxes containing up to (5) accessories. Accessories are defined as all terminal blocks combined being (1) accessory, all breakers combined being (1) accessory, etc.

  • You will train and secure all wiring to allow for required spacing between accessories whether in cabinet or control box for neat appearance and customer access.

  • You will locate mounts and assembles air load-break switches, cubicles, doors, throat, covers, hoods, fans and barriers as specified.

  • You will locate and mount switch plates, identification and/or instruction plates as specified.

  • You will locate and attach connectors to bushing terminal as specified.

  • You will attach or crate lightening arresters as required.
  • You will touch up paint nicks, scratches and generally checks for good appearance. 

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 equivalent from an accredited institution.

  • Authorized to work in the United States without requiring company sponsorship.

  • This position does not offer relocation. Candidate must currently reside within 50 miles of the Waukesha, WI region to be considered for this role.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Education in AC/DC fundamentals or equivalent electrical 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: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

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

Requisition ID: 062254