Lead Assembler 1st Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s Power Systems Division is currently seeking a Lead Assembler on 1st shift to join our team. This position is based at our Waukesha (Lincoln Ave) WI facility.

The Lead Assembler is responsible for hooking up leads on primary and secondary coils and accessories for single and three phase transformers.

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:
  • Position and shape leads for proper clearances within tanks.

  • Mig weld laminated leads to bus bar.
  • Braze, weld, or crimp secondary leads to coil.
  • Assemble and hook up dual voltage switches, tap changers singularly or in gangs and other accessories required.  Must take into consideration the positioning, clearances, etc., required for tanking.

  • Fit and cut wood braces for secondary and primary leads, including layout, and bolt onto core and coil frame.

  • Measure and cut leads to proper lengths.  Measure, cut, strip, insulate and crimp terminals on other required leads.

  • Minor coil repair, as needed caused by handling, etc.

  • Read Blueprints & Schematics.

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 GED equivalent from an accredited institution.

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without requiring company sponsorship now or in the future.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Waukesha, WI will be considered.  Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous electrical experience or education in AC/DC.

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 PDD Power Delivery Division

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