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Eaton Corporation Custom Assembler - 3rd Shift in South Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Eaton’s Power Reliability Division is currently seeking a Custom Assembler - Finisher to join our Padmount team on 3rd Shift. This position is based at our South Milwaukee, WI facility.

The Custom Assembler is responsible for performing a variety of diversified sub and final assembly operations on our padmount switchgear product line which contain a large number of parts and substantial fitting and aligning of components.

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:

  • Perform a variety of diversified sub and final assembly operations on our padmount switchgear product line which contain a large number of parts and substantial fitting and aligning of components.

  • Set-up, build & palatize padmount Switchgear Units

  • Screen defective parts or make adjustments as necessary.

  • Work independently, be a self-starter and pay close attention to detail.

  • Interact with other departments as needed for advice and decisions.

  • Perform work from specifications, and/or communicated instructions.

  • Responsible for your own work, under minimal supervision and instructions.

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 be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the work location will be considered.

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum of one year of manufacturing experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1 -2 years’ experience in complex electrical and mechanical assembly.

Position Success Criteria:

  • Follow Standard Work.

  • Use and Operate necessary or required equipment, products, and assembly procedures.

  • Ability to read and use drawings, routings, blue prints, specifications, part numbers, and other shop documents affecting this position.

  • Must be able to walk/stand for an 8 hours shift with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Must be able to lift 48lbs and push/pull 48 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation.

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 PRD Power Reliability Division

Job Level: Entry Level

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.