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Industrial Pipefitter

Euclid, Ohio
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

The Fuel and Motion Control Systems Division of Eaton’s Aerospace Group is currently seeking an Industrial Pipefitter on 1st Shift to join our team. This position is based at our Euclid, OH facility.

The Pipefitter will be responsible for learning, adhering to and staying current with all Eaton Safety Practices. The individual will perform diversified installation and repairs of piping and plumbing throughout the manufacturing facility, labs, test areas and offices.


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 use machines, filters, piping systems, accumulators, pumps, test stands, and devices for the operation of the plant (air compressors, water towers, boilers, etc.).

  • You will install, repair, and maintain high and low pressure lines, valves, fittings, and gages to transmit and provide for the regulation or disposal of steam, air, hydraulic, oil, gases, coolant, water, sewage, acids and other liquids.

  • You will hook up various units such as furnaces, tanks, heaters, and other equipment involving utilities service.

  • You will install and maintain all plumbing fixtures and equipment requiring the use of gas, water, compressed air, steam, jet fuel etc.

  • You will fashion and apply various insulating materials to all necessary pipes, tanks, ducts, stacks, boilers, and other surfaces by using strips, sheets, tubes, compounds, bulk materials and accessories.

  • You will utilize accepted practices for wrapping, forming, blending, stuffing or erecting insulation.

  • You will remove and dispose of Non-Asbestos insulation materials according to approved methods.

  • You will work in conjunction with other trades to assist physically in performing total repair operation.

  • You will work from varying degrees of prints and schematics to determine work requirements.


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 GED from an accredited institution.
  • Must reside within a 50 mile radius of work location; no relocation benefit is provided. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

  • 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, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

  • Minimum five (5) full years in Industrial pipefitting experience. Official documentation from past employer (company) detailing work scope must be provided. 

  • Ability to perform diversified installation and repairs of piping and plumbing.

  • Have worked on high pressure steam, hydraulic lines and valves.
  • Be able to hook up and install all plumbing fixtures requiring the use of gas, water, oil and steam.

  • Must be able to climb ladders and have familiarity with Scissor Lifts and Articulating Booms.

  • Must have applicable pipefitter tools in conjunction with the work of the trade.

  • Be able to perform work from layouts and engineering drawings.

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 FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 072590