Electronic Quality Technician

Job Description

Eaton’s Circuit Protection division is currently seeking an Electronic Quality Technician to join our team. This position is based at our Beaver, PA facility.

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.

In this function you will:
  • Solve the day-to-day quality problems to encompass all parts, products and processes to improve quality.  Involve the affected departments, coordinate and report solutions.

  • Provide guidance to others in establishing quality control techniques for determining, maintaining, and improving the quality of manufacturing operations.  Make decisions pertaining to quality and determine responsibility for failure to meet quality standards.

  • Set-up and implement quality conformance criteria and control charts and monitor for adherence to standards.

  • Assist engineers and supervisors in establishing or changing methods, techniques or materials for existing or new apparatus for the control of quality or improvement.  Collaborate with engineers and supervisors on related drawing changes.

  • Assist in resolving electronic problems related to outside agencies (UL, ISO, CSA, IEC, etc.) and customers.

  • Inspect parts or product (using measuring tools, mechanical, and electrical equipment) as required for manufacturing procedures and processes; document and report results.

  • Perform mechanical or electrical tests that are required in the manufacture of the apparatus to determine that quality is being maintained.

  • Perform fault investigation of failed PC boards, at PC board test and at the breaker level.

  • Assist in the development, wiring, and programming of current and new test equipment.

  • Perform sampling and auditing as required to conform to quality procedures and 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.

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:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution required.

  • Minimum one (1) year of experience working in a manufacturing environment (including co-op/internship experience)

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship both now and in the future.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Beaver, PA facility will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical / electrical / industrial engineering

  • Minimum 1 year of experience in electronics engineering or recognized equivalent

  • Knowledge and expertise in the use of electronic test equipment and failure analyses

  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Ability to effectively communicate with engineering, purchasing and supplier personnel

  • Strong organizational, time management and multi-tasking capabilities

  • Courses in blueprint reading or mechanical drawing or equivalency in job experience

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: Quality

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CPD PCD Power Components Division

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