Assembler -1st Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s Power Reliability Division is currently seeking an Assembler in Dept 08 on First shift to join our team. This position is based at our South Milwaukee, WI facility.

The Assembler is responsible for performing a variety of assembly and sub assembly for various standard product lines. 

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:

  • Perform coil winding operations on a variety of coils and for different applications, size, design, etc., on small to medium coils.

  • Set-up winding machines and related equipment for size and type of wire, number of turns, type and size of insulation, etc.

  • Perform basic soldering operations.
  • Adjust fixtures and tension devises for proper winding tension, assemble special coils for proto-type jobs, and tag or label finished coils.

  • Provide proper resistance when winding coils and testing of finished coils.


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 be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the work location will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of soldering.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience working in a manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to read and use drawings, routings, blue prints, specifications, part numbers, and other shop documents affecting this position.

Position Success Criteria:
  • Must be able to walk/stand for an 8 hour shift with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Must be able to lift 44lbs with or without reasonable accommodation.

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 PRD Power Reliability Division

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