Eaton Careers

Industrial Painter

Windsor, Connecticut
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds Division is currently seeking an Industrial Painter to join our team. This position is based at our Windsor, CT facility.


The Production Painter is responsible for painting in accordance with MIL-SPEC, customer specifications and company requirements. 


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 mask, apply paint with spray guns, syringes and silk screens to various products. 

  • You will understand how various cleaners, primers and paints react to each other to create quality finishes.

  • You will have proficient knowledge of MIL-SPEC paints such as lacquers, enamels, epoxies, urethanes and

  • their applications. 
  • You will understand and follow waste disposal requirements.
  • You will have the ability to diagnose various paint problems such as solvent pops, fade out, orange peel, etc.

  • You will assemble various products per routings, drawings and company procedures. 


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:
  • Mist have a high School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution.

  • Must have a minimum of one year paint experience (industrial or automotive) OR have graduated from a technical school with an Industrial/Automotive Paint certification.

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship.

  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position.  Only candidates residing in the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of Windsor, CT will be considered.

  • This position requires the use of information or access to technology which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR/EAR . ITAR/EAR 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:

  • Completion of technical school painting program

Position Success Criteria:

  • Ability to lift and carry 35 lbs.

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: EPG CHD ALP Airport Lighting Products

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

Requisition ID: 067204