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Maintenance Technician - Night Shift

Kings Mountain, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton located in Kings Mountain, NC has a position  for a Maintenance Technician – Night Shift. This position is located in Kings Mountain, NC
*Candidates must be willing to relocate to the Kings Mountain, NC area. Relocation benefits provided and Sign-on bonus of $2500. 
The primary function of this position is to maintain, troubleshoot and continuously improve plant equipment availability to help achieve plant’s business goals and objectives. Work with engineering and other plant functions to implement safety, quality, efficiency and capital projects. This position is located in Kings Mountain, NC, relocation benefits are provided. Candidate must be willing to relocate. 
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 troubleshoot and repair Fanuc robot and controls.
  • You will troubleshoot and repair NC/CNC equipment.
  • You will need to understand and troubleshoot PLC and drive systems.
  • You will read electric/electronic schematics, hydraulic and pneumatic diagrams, and mechanical blueprints to rebuild/repair equipment.
  • You will perform preventative and predictive maintenance as required.
  • You will maintain an atmosphere of continuous improvement and team efforts for accomplishing department and plant goals.    
  • You must have professional conduct and good communication skills.
  • You will need working knowledge of Maximo asset management software is a plus.
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:
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in maintenance with automated machines and/or equivalent military experience
  • Legally authorized to work in the US on an on-going basis without company sponsorship
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous CNC maintenance experience.
  • Associate’s degree in industrial maintenance or certificate in industrial maintenance
  • Experience with AutoCAD a plus
  • Experience with Siemens/Fanuc NC systems Allen Bradley PLC (programmable logic controls) a plus
  • Experience with predictive maintenance such as infrared, ultrasound technologies a plus
  • Working knowledge of Maximo asset management software is a plus



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: 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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 071540