Industrial Electrician- 3rd Shift
Waukesha, WI
January 24, 2017
Position Type:
Full Time
Job Description
Eaton Power Systems has a 3rd shift Industrial Electrician Opening in Waukesha, WI (North Street)
Primary Function:
Troubleshoots and repairs potential failure and breakdowns involving electrical, electronic, and logic systems involving machinery, equipment and plant utilities.
Typical Duties:
1.Troubleshoots, wires and repairs complex electrical and electronic equipment or machinery.  Installs conduit, control boxes, switches, electrical cabinets, circuit breakers, etc., as required. Wires complex electronic equipment such as PLC’s, DNC’s, and CNC’s.  Performs all electrical work in lower classifications.
2.Performs preventive maintenance on machinery, equipment and control circuitry to insure proper operation.  Makes necessary adjustments or repairs.
3.Performs repairs on machinery/equipment to include hydraulic and pneumatic repairs.  Problems for which assistance is required are referred to the supervisor for correct action.
4.Assists in the installation and relocation of production machines and equipment.  Sets up precision machinery.
5.Performs simple layout and fabrication of miscellaneous weldments from sketches or drawings using various welding equipment.
6.Performs simple machining and forming of parts and material as required.
7.Performs plant utility maintenance involving the repair, replacement, and installation of electrical, air, water, oil, gas or steam lines.
8.Operates various industrial vehicles used in material/machinery moving or snow removal.
9.Assists in on-the-job training of employees in lower classifications.  Assists other classifications with work normally assigned to them.  May serve as a project leader and direct the activities of lower classification personnel.  Capable of performing duties associated with lower classifications.

Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)
Basic Qualifications:
1.A high School Diploma or GED (General Education Degree) from an accredited institution is required.
2.Completed Four year State Indentured Electrical Apprenticeship and additional technical education in electronic repair with four years of experience which provided a strong working knowledge of ladder diagram schematics, relay logic and solid state electronics OR Two year diploma in Electronic Servicing and four years of experience as stated above plus, two additional years of experience in electronic repair.
3.The ability to work in the United States on an ongoing basis without company sponsorship.
4.No relocation is being offered for this position. Candidates must reside within the 50 miles of Waukesha, WI in order to be considered.

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit 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 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.

A little about us:
Eaton is a global technology leader in power management solutions. We make power operate more efficiently, effectively, safely & sustainably.

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