2nd Shift Maintenance Helper

Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle group is looking for a Maintenance Helper to join our second shift team. This position is based at our Hastings, NE facility.

Position Overview:

This position is responsible for performing scheduled preventative maintenance activities and assisting Maintenance Technicians to troubleshoot and repair facilities and plant equipment


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:

  • You will ensure compliance with safety and housekeeping practices, company policies and procedures

  • You will perform preventive maintenance on plant equipment
  • You will assist Maintenance Technicians in troubleshooting and repairing machine malfunctions and mechanical problems

  • You will work with outside contractors on various plant projects and repairs

  • You will perform mig, tig, arc and acetylene welding as needed.

  • You will use all tools and measuring instruments familiar to the trade.

  • You will assist with equipment moves as needed ensuring all safety requirements are met before and during the move.

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:

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous maintenance experience
  • Associates degree in related field
Position Criteria:
  • Knowledge of blueprint and process sheet reading
  • Demonstrated welding skills
  • Knowledge of programmable logic controls
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize work load based on plant needs
  • Ability to communicate effectively across the organization
  • Knowledge of CNC Machines 

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 NAA North America Auto

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