Technical Applications Specialist (Electrical Designer) -- Peachtree City, GA

Job Description

Eaton’s Lighting Division is currently seeking a Technical Sales Application Specialist (Electrical Designer) to join our team. This position is based at our Peachtree, GA facility. 


Position Overview:

The Technical Applications Specialist supports the quotation, field service, and sales team and is responsible for the planning, creation, and delivery of device layouts, bill of materials, and project submittal packages along with any other supporting documentation.  This position is responsible for applying the appropriate technical knowledge, skillset, tools, and techniques required to communicate and document the correct type, quantity and installation location of wired and wireless lighting control systems and modular wiring systems (MWS). The incumbent acts as the knowledge expert in commercial and industrial applications as they relate to lighting controls system solutions and modular wiring systems.  This position requires highly technical individuals capable of understanding system wiring and electrical specifications to develop a customized solution to meet the scope of the project.

 

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 electrical job specifications to provide a customized lighting control or modular wiring system solution based on reflected ceiling plans, riser drawings, fixture schedules, panel schedules, and power plans 
  • Generate project specific device placement drawings based on project control/design intent
  • Generate custom wiring diagrams and lighting controls systems submittal packages using computer aided design software
  • Coordinate receipt of all information and documentation for the preparation, completion, and data retention of the project
  • Coordinate transmittal of plans, drawings, O&M’s and other documents between internal and external customers
  • Follow up on outstanding projects
  • Maintain project deadlines

Eaton has announced its intent to spinoff its Lighting Business into publicly traded company (“SpinCo”).  This transaction is expected to be completed by the end of 2019 and this position is expected to remain with SpinCo.   The compensation and benefits that will initially be offered for this position are based on Eaton’s plans, programs and practices.  The Lighting Business is in the process of developing its total rewards philosophy, strategy and structure, including the design of its benefits and annual and long-term incentive plans that will take effect when SpinCo becomes a publicly traded company. If you are offered and accept this position and are actively employed by the Lighting Business when SpinCo becomes an independent, publicly traded company, you will be eligible to participate in SpinCo’s compensation, health, welfare, and retirement benefit plans and programs and should have no expectations that SpinCo’s plans and programs will mirror or be substantially similar to Eaton’s. 

 

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

 

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.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 2 years of customer support experience

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Only candidates currently located within a 50 mile radius of Peachtree City, GA will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

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

Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution

  • 1+ years lighting control systems and/or modular wiring systems experience

  • Proficient with AutoCAD and Bluebeam (or other similar design software)

  • Experience reading electrical design drawings

  • Strong knowledge of electrical installation

  • Strong PC skills, including Windows and Microsoft Office

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Position Criteria:
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively interact with customers via the phone, e-mail and other written and verbal communication mediums

  • Strong work ethic, flexibility, and a desire to actively contribute to the group’s success

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work load efficiently

  • Strong technical aptitude and learning agile

 

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.

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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: EPG LD Lighting Division

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?: No
Travel: No