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Technical Support Representative -- Houston, TX

Houston, Texas


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Product Group is currently seeking a Technical Support Representative to join our team. This position is based at our Houston, TX facility.


The Technical Support Representative is responsible for managing day-to-day technical support for the HAC Group through in-house repairs and commissioning for offshore and onshore applications for CCTV, Communications, and Signaling systems and equipment. In this role, you will be responsible for after-sales technical support.


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 be qualified to perform technical duties for offshore and onshore

  • You will have technical knowledge or aptitude for CCTV systems, Signaling, and networks

  • You will quote spare parts and repairs

  • You will develop a working technical knowledge of the HAC product portfolio and certification

  • You will liaison and coordinate with HAC internal departments and other Eaton business unit entities to ensure accurate technical information is delivered to the customer

  • You will be proactive in the identification and full investigation of customer complaints


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.



Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Associates or related technical degree

  • 5 years’ experience in technical support

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without out company sponsorship, now or in the future.

  • No relocation is being offered for this role.  All candidates considered must live within 50 miles of the following Eaton location: Houston, TX.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in electronic, data/computer, or electrical engineering preferred

  • Experience in the telecommunication segment within the oil and gas industries especially in Fire and Gas, CCTV, and PAGA solutions


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: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CHD HAC Hazardous Area Communications

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 070220