Machining Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Eaton’s Truck Division division is currently seeking a Sr. Maintenance Technical to join our team. This position is based at our San Luis Potosi Facility

The Sr. Maintenance Technical is responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting and continuously improving plant equipment to enable high uptime. Work with engineering and other plant functions to implement safety, quality, efficiency and capital projects.

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.

Some activities related with the position will be:
  1. Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair all equipment malfunctions

  2. Weld/fabricate fixtures or repairs as needed.

  3. Comprehend electric/electronic schematics, hydraulic and pneumatic diagrams, and mechanical blueprints to rebuild/repair equipment.

  4. Performs preventative and predictive maintenance as required.

  5. Assists in maintaining an atmosphere of continuous improvement and team efforts for accomplishing department and plant goals.   

  6. Ability to troubleshoot and repair robot and controls

  7. Ability to understand and troubleshoot PLC/CNC and drive systems

  8. Assists in training new employees.

  9. Maintains work area housekeeping and assist in department/team housekeeping efforts.

  10. Trains and continually updates skills to adapt to new machinery, technology and processes

  11. Working knowledge of Maximo asset management software is a plus.

  12. Must have professional conduct and good communication skills.

  13. Experience with Siemens/Fanuc/Mitsubishi PLC/CNC systems; Allen Bradley PLC a plus

  14. Experience with AutoCAD a plus

  15. Implements, promotes and maintains a safe work environment by implementing a culture of accidents prevention, investigation, equipment maintenance and application of rules. Identify, control and administer risk and danger in own area.

  16. Promotes the company’s mission and vision by actively supporting Eaton’s ethics and values as well as quality policies.

  17. Motivate and coach employees to maintain high levels of satisfaction, productivity, and quality through effectively utilizing available rewards and recognition channels to encourage and promote desired behaviors and results


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:

  • Engineering / Technician degree or related fields required.

  • 3 years experience in maintenance

  • Measurement and test equipment
  • All machining processes

  • Blueprint reading including geometrical tolerance.

  • Technical experience in Electrical, Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Mechanical, principles, procedures, and know how.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC), root cause analysis, problem solving methods would be a plus

  • Proactive & results driven

  • Participate actively in Eaton’s initiatives such as community involvement, diversity and wellness.

  • English – language would be a plus capability.

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: Engineering

Region: Latin America
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck

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, 10 % of the Time