Maintenance Electrician- 2nd shift
Jackson , Michigan
October 19, 2017
The Eaton Aerospace at the Jackson location (UAW Local 475) is looking for an Maintenance Electrician- 2nd shift.
Position Overview:
Safely performs all job duties necessary to keep facilities and equipment in proper condition.  Will be responsible for electrical installation, repair and maintenance work throughout entire plant and office area as necessary.
Essential Functions:
  • Safely performs installation, removal and/or maintenance to electrical lines for lighting, office and plant equipment.
  • Perform installation and repair of automatic controls and switches, on all types of equipment included timer panels, numerical control panels and electromechanical panels.
  • Performs minor repairs to printed circuit boards.
  • Performs repair work on electric motors, except rewinding.
  • Works in conjunction with facilities or department manager in laying out work to be done.
  • May create and/or work from wiring diagrams, blueprints or sketches.
  • Determines material necessary for job and informs facilities manager.
  • Must know proper types or sizes of materials required according to loads.
  • Furnishes own hand tools as ordinarily required in work.
  • Subject to emergency call at all times.
  • Uses metal joining and burning equipment (weld, braze, solder).
  • Uses drill press, hand and stationary power tools, grinding equipment, threading equipment, precision levels, and standard hand tools.
  • Performs preventative maintenance utilizing equipment such as grease guns, meters, and other test equipment, which might be required for adjustments to equipment.
  • Performs janitorial function and is required to keep area clean and orderly.
  • Participates in and delivers on-the-job training as necessary.
  • Drives powered industrial truck, forklift, and man-lift.
  • Ability to perform Logics 5000 edits on PLC’s.
  • Other duties as required.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Must have a Michigan Journeyman Electrician license certified by the Department of Labor OR able to present Michigan Journeyman License prior to start of employment. 
  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution is required
  • 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
Position Criteria:
  • Knowledge of electrical requirements and codes as required by local, state and/or federal regulations.
  • Powered industrial truck, forklift, and man-lift.
  • Ability to perform Logics 5000 edits on PLC’s.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of experience as a Maintenance Electrician in an industrial setting

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 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.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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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