Senior Laboratory Technician

Job Description

Eaton’s Fuel and Motion Controls division, a part of our Aerospace group, is currently seeking a Senior Laboratory Technician to join our team. This position is based at our Euclid, OH location.

Position Overview:

The Senior Laboratory Technician will perform assembly and test on various types of main engine and airframe pumps in the Engineering Test Laboratory utilizing aviation fuel.

The Euclid facility has approximately 400 employees and is a leader in the design, development, manufacture and delivery of Aerospace Fuel Pumping components, systems and services to the global aftermarket and OEM markets.

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 tests per specifications.

  • Inspect, measure and assemble hardware per drawings and assembly procedures. 

  • Fabricate test setups and checkout test equipment prior to testing.

  • Record and maintain data in an orderly manner and turn in completed TRs.

  • Insure that tests and shippers are completed per schedule.

  • Follow all safety requirements for working in a hazardous (class 1, Division 1, Group D) area.

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 graduate or GED equivalent.

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

  • 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.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within a 50 mile radius of the Euclid, OH facility will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred qualifications:
  • Associates Degree from an accredited institution.

  • Knowledge of airframe or main engine pump testing.

  • Familiarity in setting up data acquisition equipment and instrumentation.

  • Familiar with LabView.

  • Knowledge of Aircraft Accessories, Products and Test Equipment.

  • Ability to interpret drawings and test specifications.

  • Familiar with working safely with aviation fuel.

  • Able to measure hardware using precision instruments.

Position Criteria:
  • Good Technical Aptitude.

  • Good Communication Skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment.

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: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time