Weld Utility Weekend 5th Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s Power Delivery Division is seeking a Utility Welder – Weekend 5th Shift. The hours are 5am – 5pm Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.  Starting pay from $25.25/hour depending on experience. This position is based at our Waukesha (Badger Drive) WI facility.

The Utility Welder is responsible to operate welding, cutting, and material handling equipment, understand all processes and procedures for effective replacement of all operators, and build engineering prototypes, perform repair work, and implement changes to units according to NCRs. The individual will function in a training capacity with lead worker responsibilities and provide services as required by supervisor with reference to all department functions.         


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:
  • Use all weld fabrication equipment including; oxygen-acetylene torch, mig, stick, electrode, stud, roll, girth, and steam welders; air-arc machine, sabre saw, beeder, expander, bottom process, plasma cutter, grinders, drills, and any other special tooling that may be required.

  • Weld stainless steel units and be knowledgeable in S.S. setups.

  • Assemble and weld engineering prototypes and laboratory equipment from sketches, prints, and verbal information.

  • Perform any production welding position and perform acceptable quantity and quality according to standards.

  • Perform minor maintenance for the department when necessary.

  • Change the CO2 gas tank when required.

  • Complete NCRs for the Engineering Department when errors are found on blueprints.

  • Assist in training new employees when deemed necessary.

  • Perform departmental rework, field returns, NCRs, and ECOs.

  • Perform overhead and vertical up welding.

  • Operate cranes, hoists and lift trucks.

  • Weld varying and dissimilar metal (copper to stainless).


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:

  • A high school diploma or GED form an accredited institution is required. 

  • Must be able to work in the US without company sponsorship.
  • One-year technical school diploma in mig and arc welding or equivalent experience.

  • Relocation benefits not included. Only candidates living within 50 miles of Waukesha WI will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation

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 PDD Power Delivery Division

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