Final Assembler 2nd Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Sector is currently seeking a Final Assembly on 2nd Shift to join our team, pay starting at $20.00/hour depending on experience. This position is based at our Waukesha, WI facility. Note: this is located at the East Lincoln Avenue facility.


Assembles all exterior equipment such as fuses and controls, control boxes, terminals, cubicles, compartments, arresters, etc. to substation and three-phase pad-mounted transformers.


Works from prints, schematics, Order Process Sheets and Reference Standards that specify the parts and how they are to be assembled.  Experience-based operator discretion is necessary, including obtaining engineering approval when appropriate.  Fitting of parts is difficult because of size and weight and usually requires assistance.  Work is performed from ladders, on top of the unit and in cramped or awkward positions.  Uses a variety of pneumatic, hydraulic, electric and hand tools. Ability to meet the physical demands of the position including repetitive lifting (up to 50 lbs), and working in awkward positions


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:

  • Locates and assembles control box and conduit per drawings (or operator experience) to tank exterior

  • Wires controls to accessories as required by drawings and bill of material (or operator experience), and assembles control panels. This includes all wiring inside the cabinets of all3ph pads, wiring of all substations, and assembly of all control boxes containing up to (5) accessories. (Accessories are defined as all terminal blocks combined being (1) accessory, all breakers combined being (1)accessory, etc.)

  • Train and secure all wiring to allow for required spacing between accessories whether in cabinet or control box for neat appearance and customer access

  • Locates mounts and assembles air load break switches, cubicles, doors, throat covers, hoods, fans and barriers as specified

  • Locates and mounts switch plates, identification and/or instruction plates as specified

  • Locates and attaches connectors to bushing terminal as specified

  • Locates and attaches or crates lightening arresters as required

  • Touches up paint nicks, scratches and generally checks for good appearance


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:

  • High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution is required.
  • Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Waukesha, WI will be considered.  Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred Qualification:

  • Previous electrical experience or education in AC/DC

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • 1 year previous electrical experience


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: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

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