Eaton Careers

Quality Technician

Houston, Texas
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton is seeking a Quality Technician for MCC Operations. The Quality Technician position will be located at the Service Center facility in Houston, TX.


Position Overview:

The Quality Technician will ensure high quality manufacture of all Service Center products through inspection, troubleshooting, and assembly in assigned work areas.


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 every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.


Essential Functions:


In this role, you will:

  • Inspect, test and troubleshoot all completed Service Center electrical products for regular production, aftermarket and warranty as needed.

  • Communicate and implement line alerts, material quality holds, and engineering directives related to all relevant assemblies.

  • Drive quality management and continuous at the Service Center facility through regular communications, team meetings and employee training to ensure customer satisfaction.

  • Follow safe electrical testing procedures and properly use and maintain all gauging and assembly equipment.

  • Assist Operations Management in effectively planning and managing the organization and utilization of people, technology, and materials, when required.

  • Perform procedures necessary to ensure compliance with all safety expectations (MESH) including safe electrical test procedures, 5S, eye safety, hearing conservation, machine safety guards, ergonomic movement, lock out/tag out, SDS procedures, and OHSA regulations.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we as individuals and as a company become stronger.


Basic (Required) Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent from an accredited education institution
  • Minimum of 1 year electrical or quality experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • Relocation is not provided for this position. Candidates must reside within the immediate geographic area (50 miles) of Houston, TX to be eligible for consideration.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of experience in live electrical work – electrician, electrical contracting, advanced electrical manufacturing / troubleshooting.

  • Technical training in electrical troubleshooting / circuit analysis – electricians training, Qualified Electrical Worker safe electrical training, etc.

  • Completion of post-secondary education (certificate, associates, bachelors, etc) in electrical engineering, electrical technology, or other related electrical fields is preferred.


Position Success Criteria:

  • Working knowledge of circuits, electrical drawings, electrical safety

  • Must have a focus on working safely and following all procedures

  • Must be able to communicate in a constructive, respectful manner

  • Ability to work simultaneously through prioritization and strenuous deadlines

  • Quality focus with the customers’ desires and best interests in mind.


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 PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

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

Requisition ID: 069237