Eaton Corporation Manufacturing Lab Technician in Bethel, Connecticut

Eaton’s Fluid & Electrical Distribution Division is currently seeking a Manufacturing Lab Technician to join our team. This position is based at our Bethel, CT facility.

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.

  • You will assist Manufacturing with the troubleshooting and repair of pressure sensors, as well as perform final acceptance testing on pressure sensors (ATP).

  • You will assist Manufacturing Engineers with improving and transitioning processes and tooling to production.

  • You will assist the Engineering department with the design, build and testing of new pressure sensors; recommend design and process improvements to enhance manufacturability.

  • You will perform in-depth customer failure review on all designs; interface directly with customer and Design Engineering

  • You will produce engineering prototypes, qualification units and short run production units.

  • You will be responsible for maintaining records, drawings and schematics of fabricated test equipment.

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 equivalent from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a laboratory environment in a manufacturing/operations setting required.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company 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.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree from an accredited institution

Position Success Criteria:

  • Ability to read/interpret written instructions, visual aids, sketches and blueprints

  • Ability to work using a microscope

  • Advanced electrical troubleshooting skills

  • Advanced mechanical aptitude

  • Must be able to lift 70 lbs

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: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is 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.