Application Engineer

Job Description

Applications Engineer #074220

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.

We are looking for Applications Engineer in Eaton’s Electrical Sector, based in Mascot, Australia.

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, and meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.

The role is to provide technical and administration support to the sales and order cycle including RFQ, sales order processing and manufacturing (local and overseas).

Your essential responsibilities:
  • Post sales BOM and Item Creation for local ETO manufacture
  • Provide engineering interface with Eaton overseas factory for ETO systems

  • Prepare or modify technical documentation and drawing for submission to the customer for sign off and manufacture

  • Provide technical support to local and overseas manufacturing of PQ systems

  • Create mechanical and electrical drawings to support post sales project delivery

  • Coordinate, supervise and conduct factory acceptance test
  • Provide technical support to sales, bid and project teams on project solutions

  • Carry out the roles and responsibilities as detailed in the quality, safety and environment policies and procedures

  • Commit to the quality, safety and environment and proactively reporting any risks and issues

  • Understand the company mission, vision, policies, objectives and other requirements of the quality, safety and environment management system


If you have:
  • Electrical engineering tertiary qualification essential
  • Computer Literacy is essential, particularly with M/S Outlook, Word, Excel, Visio, AutoCAD

  • Technical experience with knowledge of critical power products and systems

  • Experience in the electrical industry dealing with a combination of UPS, DC power, battery systems, low / medium voltage electrical and mechanical engineering (5 or more years’ experience preferred however will consider exceptional new talent with less)

  • A good working knowledge of Australian electrical standards and industry practices

  • Understanding of the manufacturing processes from sales order to product delivery

  • Strong communication, (written and verbal), together with negotiation and analytical skills

  • Demonstrate an ability to meet deadlines, be proficient in time management and the ability to priorities work load

  • Be able to work in a team environment
  • Learning agility & Strong customer focus
  • Detail oriented

Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!

*We make what matters work.

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. Need to know more about Eaton? Visit our website @

Please note, your details/resume will not be sent anywhere without a formal interview and, if successful, your subsequent prior permission. Personal information provided will be used for recruitment purposes only and be treated in the strictest confidence. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note: Agencies will only be engaged if required. Please do not contact us or send applicants to us unless requested by a recruitment team member.


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: Asia Pacific
Organization: ANZD AustraliaNew Zealand 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