Maintenance Machine Repairman

Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle Group division is currently seeking an Maintenance Machine Repairman to join our team. This position is based at our Auburn, IN facility.

Position Overview:

The Maintenance Machine will perform maintenance and repair on a variety of machines

and equipment and complete preventative maintenance task. This individual will be expected to provide expertise while focusing on continuous improvements with equipment reliability

and productivity.

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:

  • Maintain and repair machinery, equipment, and building structures as required

  • Provide preventative, predictive, and other maintenance services for all machinery, equipment, and buildings. This includes but is not limited to the maintenance of: mechanical and hydraulic presses, lathes and mills

  • Support the TPM and PM programs
  • Lubricate and clean machines, equipment as needed

  • Problem solve machine downtime and make suggestions for improvement

  • Procurement of parts required for repair needs

  • Coordinate and support external maintenance/repair contractors

  • Ensure effective communication with supervisor and between shift operations 

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 have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of five (5) year’s Machine Maintenance or relevant military mechanical/maintenance experience or Machine Repairman Journeyman’s card
  • Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of (enter location) will be considered.  Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Position Criteria:

  • Knowledge of mechanical and hydraulic presses, lathes and mills

  • Utilize CNC software to effectively troubleshoot equipment

  • Must be able to operate shop mills, lathes, cylindrical grinder and surface grinder 

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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time