Eaton Careers

Intern Machinist

Glenolden, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton's Fluid & Electrical Distribution Division is currently seeking a Summer Intern - Machinist to join our team. This position is based at our Glenolden, PA facility. 


The Machinist Intern’s primary function is to support the manufacturing department/plant by utilizing shop machinery (lathese/mills, etc) to manufacture production components. 


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 interpret blueprints and manufacture parts which confirm to the same specification
  • You will set-up and run CNC lathes/mills
  • You will set-up and run manual lathes/mills.   

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 applicants' race, color, religion, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of one year trade school machining experience

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

  • All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

  • 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. 

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Completion of technical / trade school
Position (Success) Criteria:
  • Must be able to work the summer
  • Must have the ability to set up and run CNC lathes/mills/manual lathes


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

Requisition ID: 070076