Electronics Technician - Off Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical sector is currently seeking Electronics Technicians to join our team. This position will be off shift and is based at our Lincoln, IL facility. Relocation assistance will be provided.

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:  
  • Plan, layout, install and maintain, program and troubleshoot electrical and electronic controls and equipment, including PLCs and motion control devices

  • Work from complicated drawings, specifications or wiring diagrams and have hands-on knowledge of electricity and electronics

  • Work without drawings and create such drawings when necessary for project work

  • Keep current with developments in their respective field

  • Direct the work of helpers, instruct plant emergency squad members and operate a power truck

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 diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience as a maintenance electrician in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with PLCs
  • Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future

Preferred qualifications:

  • Completion of an apprenticeship program
  • Further education in the electronics field

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: ES CRDS RESI Residential

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: No