Eaton Co-Op - Field Services Engineering - Dartmouth, NS, Canada

Job Description

Position Overview:


Working with the Electrical Engineering Service & Systems group to provide onsite engineering and technical assistance in areas of electrical equipment maintenance, new equipment commissioning, custom electrical equipment modification, wiring, controls, drives and breakers.


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assist different Field Service personnel in a wide variety of electrical work.

  • Assist in creating detailed and quality reports to customers covering the scope of work performed.

  • Follow required safety practices.
  • Manage paperwork and office procedures as required.
  • Perform all work at a high-quality level.
  • Be willing and available to work evenings and weekends as required by our customers.


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


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.


Basic (Required) Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma required.
  • Currently enrolled in an Electrical Engineering Technology Program or Engineering Degree Program.

  • Relocation is not being offered for this position. The candidate must live within 80 km of the location.

  • Legally authorized to work in Canada without company sponsorship.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior internship or co-op experience an asset.
  • Previous Manufacturing experience an asset.
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and schematics would be an asset.

  • Good attitude and work ethic.
  • Understanding of the company’s and competitor’s electrical distribution and mechanical products. 

  • Demonstrated customer service ability.

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 – Canada
Organization: ESSG CA Canada

Job Level: Entry Level
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