Eaton Careers

Electrical Tester (1st Shift)

Glenolden, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton's Fluid & Electrical Distribution Division is currently seeking an Electrical Tester to join our team. This position is based at our Glenolden, PA facility


The Tester is responsible for maintenance functions of Repair Station and Customer Returns departments. This position is FAA certified.  Position requires compliance with customer specifications, manufacturer specifications, and applicable Code of Federal Regulations (CFR’s).  This position will inspect to proper technical techniques on articles of which they are certified.


Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world.  We created 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 inspection methods to validate product/component characteristics per print/drawing requirements using various inspection tools.

  • You will record failure analysis results in various software programs.

  • You will perform initial evaluation of field returns noting physical, electrical and mechanical compliance to product standards

  • You will perform acceptance inspections and acceptance test procedures using latest revision supplement sheets, calibration data sheets, procedures and routings to ensure compliance

  • You will expedite and monitor work performed on repairs through manufacturing work cells to ensure that all contractual obligations to customer are fulfilled in the committed cycle time.

  • You will interface with Manufacturing Engineering as required, to successfully analyze and repair manufactured product.

  • You will ensure all inspections are properly performed and recorded, and all records are properly executed before final approval for return to service of articles maintained or altered by this repair station. 

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

  • Minimum of five years of manufacturing experience

  • 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, permanent resident (I.e. 'green Card Holder'), Political Asylee or refugee. 

  • This position is subject to the guidelines of our repair Station Certificate and are subject to random DOT drug testing.  (Safety sensitive role)

  • No relocation is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside with the immediate geographical area of 50 miles will be considered. 

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Technical school certificate

  • Aerospace experience

  • Testing and inspection experience  

Position Success Criteria:
  • Read & interpret engineering drawings and prints

  • Ability to use precision mechanical measurement equipment

  • Demonstrate strong competencies with the inspection methods, techniques, aids, tools and equipment used within their assigned area of responsibility

  • Complete the necessary maintenance entries

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: 066170