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Assembler - 2nd Shift

Arden, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton located in Arden, NC (Asheville, NC area) has multiple openings for Assemblers on 2nd Shift.

*Hours Available:
Monday - Thursday: 10 hour days from 3:30pm - 1:30am
Monday - Friday: 8 hour days from 2:30pm - 11:00pm

The Assembler will primarily function of the job is to perform assembly, complex and repetitive wiring, and to produce complete sub-assemblies, and final assembly of control equipment.  Checks electrical / mechanical performance of completed assemblies. 
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 work from drawings, engineering specifications, and manufacturing information to complete assembly and wiring of control equipment.
  • You will determine necessary parts and material, and prepares requisition to obtain parts and material from stock.
  • You will prepare wire for assembly by cutting, stripping, and attaching terminals.
  • You will lay out, assemblies, wires, adjusts, fits and modifies parts, components, and sub-assemblies to form completed control assembly.
  • You may be required to lift, bend, ladder work and other forms of movement.
  • You will check electrical / mechanical performance of completed assemblies to ensure conformance to Asheville Plant quality standards, and makes necessary adjustments and alignment when required.
  • You will execute engineering and customer changes and makes repairs as required.
  • You will report irregularities or equipment malfunctions to coach.
  • You will maintain records as required.
  • You will observe all safety and hygiene rules and regulations.
  • You will maintain work area in a neat and orderly manner.
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
  • High school diploma or G.E.D from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • no relocation is provided, only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Arden, NC facility will be considered.  
 Preferred Qualifications
  • Previous manufacturing experience
  • Able to meet the physical requirements of the job
  • Able to read blue prints
  • Proven history of safe work habits
  • Must be able to work effectively without direct supervision
  • Computer skills – Microsoft Office, Internet, etc.
  • Must be able to work overtime – weekdays and weekends

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
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 070553