Electro-Mechanical Assembler/Technician (Repair & Overhaul)

Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Division is currently seeking an Electro-Mechanical Assembler/Technician (Repair & Overhaul) to join our team. This position is based at our Bethel, CT facility.

Please note, certain duties performed by this role require this position to be subject to the guidelines of our Repair Station Certificate and are subject to DOT drug testing [marijuana, cocaine, opiates, phencyclidine (PCP), and amphetamines].

Position Overview:

The Electro-Mechanical Assembler/Technician (Repair & Overhaul) is responsible for the maintenance functions of Bethel’s Repair Station and Customer Returns department.  Position requires compliance with customer specifications, manufacturer specifications, and applicable Code of Federal Regulations (CFR’s).  The person in this position will inspect to proper technical techniques on articles of which they are certified.  FAA certification will only be acquired after working in the Eaton-Bethel Repair Station (it is not a certification that is transferable).

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:
  • Assemble, test, calibrate and thermally compensate an electro/mechanical device
  • Perform leak testing operations
  • Perform visual inspection of parts
  • Maintain quality records
  • Interface and/or interpret internal customer and supplier requirements
  • Perform final acceptance testing on electro/mechanical pressure sensors (ATP) 
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 equivalent from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 3 years of experience with advanced troubleshooting of electrical and mechanical components in a manufacturing/Aerospace environment.
  • 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 Bethel, CT will be considered.  Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation. 

  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee. 

Preferred Qualification:

  • FAA repairmen’s certification 
Position Criteria:
  • Basic knowledge of FAA regulations pertaining to Repair Stations and maintenance of aircraft components.
  • Advanced knowledge of written instructions, visual aids, sketches and blueprints

  • Basic soldering ability

  • Advanced troubleshooting with electrical and mechanical components

  • Advanced mechanical aptitude

  • Basic knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing techniques

  • Basic computer skills

  • Ability to work using a microscope

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: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

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