Eaton’s Electrical Power Systems division is currently seeking a Welder – 2nd Shift to join our team, pay starting at $23.55/hour, depending on experience. This position is based at our Badger Drive facility in Waukesha, WI.
The Welder operates pulse welding machine, stud welder, cutting torch, plasma cutter, grinder and jib crane, assembling 3 phase/Switch module tanks with leak proof seams. Operator checks parts against blueprints for proper dimensions and locations. Knows how and uses fixtures and jigs. Signs off on safety and quality checklists.
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Support and check material specifications, dimensions on shop orders and prints against customer specifications for accuracy.
Cut and trim material using oxygen-acetylene torch and plasma when required.
Support and assemble component parts to front plates checking part numbers and locations against blueprints. Splices multiple pieces of material to make up front plate and other tank components.
Check corrugate for the proper size of volutes.
Assemble and weld front plate, tank bottom and tank body, including corrugate, providing all leak proof seams.
Grind excess weld from seams, edges and gasket seats to improve the fit of parts. Scrape and wipe down unit to ensure it meets applicable customer requirements.
Set tank on conveyor line, stamping with employee identification number.
Complete other duties as assigned.
Why work at Eaton? Below are a few of the outstanding benefits we offer:
- Health benefits and Vacation time are available to use day one, Paid holidays, Shift premium, Retirement benefits, Paid Parental Leave, Educational Assistance Program, Wellness Reimbursement, and more!
High School Diploma or GED (General Education Degree) is required.
Minimum of one (1) year Technical School diploma AND/OR a minimum of two (2) years welding experience in mig and arc welding.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship, now or in the future.
No relocation is being offered for this role. All candidates considered must live within 50 miles of the Waukesha, WI facility. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.
Ability to successfully complete Eaton’s Power Systems weld test with a score greater or equal to 80%.
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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
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No