Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance Support (2nd Shift)

  • Company: Eaton
  • Location: Roanoke, Virginia
  • Posted: April 09, 2018
  • Reference ID: 039027-en-us
Eaton located in Roanoke, VA has an opening for an Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance Support to work on 2nd Shift
Position Overview
The Maintenance E&M is a member of the Maintenance Team and is responsible for supporting the entire Eaton Roanoke facility and grounds through maintenance support. 
Essential Responsibilities
  • Install, maintain and repair such items as electrical, plumbing, and machine equipment involving metal work, plant carpentry and painting.
  • Work closely with site leadership to support production and distribution center initiatives including production line set-up and relocation, equipment modifications, storage racking set-up and maintenance, and conveyor set-up and relocation.
  • Install new, or alter existing equipment and facilities including lighting, ventilation, air lines, conveyor systems, phone system wiring and programming. 
  • Determine malfunction of equipment and facilities; repair or replace defective items. 
  • Inspect and perform preventative maintenance including machine lubrications and adjustments as necessary to maintain proper operation
  • Test fire alarms and troubleshoot as necessary. 
  • Utilize hand and power tools in performance of duties to fabricate various materials as needed. 
  • Operate mechanized lifting and moving equipment as required for performance of job duties. 
  • Maintain buildings, grounds, and equipment in a clean, orderly and safe condition. 
  • Support continuous improvement efforts through assisting with facility and layout changes, equipment updates, warehouse racking changes, etc.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned. 


Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum of 5 years maintenance experience (including professional experience AND maintenance education from an accredited institution)
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally Authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
  • No relocation assistance is not available for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Roanoke, VA facility will be considered


Position Criteria

  • Ability to perform job duties with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to climb ladders (up to 46 ft.) and stairs and  lift loads of 50 pound
  • Must be able to stand and/or bend frequently
  • Required working knowledge of basic computer skills
  • Proficiency with hand tools and maintenance shop equipment
  • Demonstrable electrical and mechanical aptitude and experience.
  • Highly ethical and able to work in a cross functional team


Preferred Qualifications

  • HVAC training and/or certification
  • Distribution center experience
  • Certification in electrical work or related field from an accredited associated college or vocational school
  • Associate’s degree or certification in Industrial Maintenance from an accredited associated college or vocational school

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com. At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www. Eaton.com/careers.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CHD EP Americas

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: No

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