Assembler 3rd Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s Power System Division is currently seeking an Assembler 3rd Shift to join our team. This role is based out of our South Milwaukee location.


The Assembler is responsible for building kits and kitting units for Vacuum Fault Interrupters. The assembler will perform a variety of diversified sub and final assembly operations on our overhead switchgear product line which contain a large number of parts and substantial fitting and aligning of components.


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 set-up, build, test & pallatize overhead Switchgear Units
  • You will screen defective parts or make adjustments as necessary.
  • You will perform soldering or brazing as required.
  • You will use and operate tools and equipment consistent with this job.
  • You will potentially be assigned to perform circuit testing or Hi-Pot testing.
  • You will adhere to all environmental, health, safety rules and regulations, and work instructions.

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: 
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the work location will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum of one year of manufacturing experience.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • 1 -2 years’ experience in complex electrical and mechanical assembly.

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 CPSD PRD Power Reliability Division

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