Field Project Engineer

Job Description

Eaton’s Marketing Commercial Operations Division is currently seeking a Field Project Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Hanover, MD facility. Relocation assistance will be provided.

 
Position Overview:

The primary function of a Field Project Engineer is to support the PMO Mission through mitigating risk, creating demand, and improving productivity.  This position supports the Project Manager through technical ownership of the order and creates a positive customer experience through a proactive approach to project support and issue resolution. This position leverages centralized resources to manage documentation and resolve issues and builds relationships across customers and Eaton facilities to deliver a successful project.  This position works independently on daily tasks, taking direction from local Project Managers and reporting into the Project Engineer Team Leader.

 

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:
  • Review project specifications and contracts
  • Review order specifics prior to entry assuring technical accuracy
  • Manage technical changes to the bill of material
  • Coordinate and interpret plant drawings
  • Leverage centralized resources for the creation of submittal packages
  • Complete closure of warranty issues
  • Review operations and maintenance materials and ensure that accurate information flows to and from the customer in a timely manner.
 

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum 3 years of work experience in applicable field
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship.
 
Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field
  • Electrical industry expertise and product knowledge with focus on following customer bases: industrial, residential, commercial construction
  • Prior contractor, sales, and/or sales support experience.
 
Position Criteria:
  • Possess technical sales aptitude, market channel knowledge and power distribution / power quality expertise
  • Capable of working in a team environment, using strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to establish customer relationships within the market area while maintaining and growing existing customer relationships
  • Knowledgeable of Eaton product and service capabilities and can assemble standard offerings to meet customer needs with occasional internal oversight
  • Possess necessary computer skills including: Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD, Internet applications, Microsoft Office applications, and other product configuration tools
  • Possess organizational, presentation, training, and planning skills
  • Knowledgeable of market and industry issues, key trends, and surround competitors.
 
 
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.

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: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: MCO Marketing Commercial Operations

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 hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time