Plant Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift
Fitzgerald , Georgia
November 13, 2017
Eaton located in Fitzgerald, GA is currently looking for a Maintenance Technician on 1st Shift
Eaton’s Filtration division is a leader in liquid filtration that can help companies improve product quality, increase manufacturing efficiency, protect employees and equipment, and help achieve sustainability goals. We help our customers make liquid products and processes clean and pure whether they are involved in sanitary processes like pharmaceutical, food and beverage; industrial water, petrochemicals, marine, automotive, municipal water, agriculture and construction equipment; or power generation from coal, natural gas, nuclear, hydropower and wind.
Position Overview  
This position is responsible for performing and assisting with planning all activities to maintain the building, equipment, systems  and infrastructure in compliance with Eaton Standards and State and Federal Regulations. The incumbent will participate in our EBS Eaton Business System, Eaton Lean System, and Quality system. Support the Mission Statement, Commitment to Quality, EBEA Initiatives, Quality Operating System and ISO 9001-2015 QMS.
Essential Responsibilities
  • Maintain a preventative maintenance program utilizing MP2 software.
  • Make efficient and effective repairs to ensure that operational targets are met.
  • Work with all warehouse functions to maintain and improve all equipment and processes in the plant.
  • Work with other departments on continuous improvement projects, Kaizen events, Lean events and special projects to improve all aspects of the plant operation.
  • Communize (improve) in all areas of the equipment and process with the goal of cost reducing improvements.
  • Work with other departments when needed to maximize output and maintain delivery performance to customers.
  • Dispose of all waste materials in accordance with MESH standards, facility standards and state and federal regulations.
  • Assist with incident investigations and corrective actions as necessary.
  • Perform all duties according to MESH guidelines, safety training, Life Saving Rules and job specific instructions.
  • Complete all assigned training, as scheduled and demonstrate knowledge of material through hands on applications.
  • Ensure that all guards are properly installed and functional on all equipment that you operate.
  • Support and contribute to MESH, Management of Environmental, Safety and Health system.
  • Other duties as required by management.


Basic Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited instution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • No relocation is provided for this position, only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Fitzgerald, GA facility will be considered.
  • Minimum of 3 Year experience in Maintenance at a Manufacturing or Warehousing facility
  • Minimum of 1 Year experience in machine repair.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 Years’ experience maintaining electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and spot welding equipment, motor controls and industrial systems
  • Previous experience with MP2, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.

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: HYD FFD Fluid Filtration Division

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?: No
Travel: No

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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