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Assembly Technician

Camarillo, California
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace division is currently seeking a Mechanical Assembler III on 1st shift  to join our team. This position is based at our Camarillo, CA 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 perform soldering, cabling, basic machine operating

  • You will perform basic electrical tests such as DWIR, DWV, and continuity tests.

  • You will interpret and understand complex drawings

  • You will set up equipment to meet product standards for identification, shell painting, retainer loading, contact painting, wire cutting, riveting, contact crimping and contact hooding.

  • You will weigh, mix and identify items such as inks, paints, adhesives, molding compounds and potting materials.

  • You will perform connector assemblies and train the Assembler 2s.

  • You will manually load and/or machine load retainers into molded plastic inserts per work order instructions.

  • You will assemble and bond EMI rings to connector shell per work order instructions.

  • You will apply identification stamping to various components and assemblies.

  • You will apply paint stripe markings to contacts.
  • You will prepare single and shielded wires for termination, crimp contacts to prepared wires, terminate simple cables to connectors, and load and operate heat treat and annealing ovens.

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.


Basic/Required Qualifications:

  • Must have a High School degree or equivalent from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a mechanical assembler in a manufacturing environment

  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in arms regulations. 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, Political Asylee, or Refugee.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on an ongoing basis without company sponsorship.

  • No relocation provided. Candidates must reside within 50 miles of Camarillo, CA in order to be considered.

Position Criteria:
  • Ability to read, understand and follow product specifications, drawings and work orders in English

  • Ability to follow and understand verbal instruction in English

  • Ability to use calculators

  • Ability to lift 30 lbs

  • Ability to follow process specifications

  • Ability to handle components and assemblies

  • Ability to use hand tools

  • Ability to recognize and inform supervision of assembly problems and equipment breakdown

  • Good manual dexterity to assemble small and intricate parts

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 FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

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

Requisition ID: 064769