Eaton Corporation Assembler in Williamsburg, Virginia

Job Description

Eaton Corporation's Marina Power & Energy business located in historic Williamsburg, VA has an opening for an Sub-Assembler. This position is responsible for sub-assembly of Marina Power & Lighting fixtures and EVSE products. This position will receive work assignments from Supervisors, Production Coordinators, and/or internal customers.

  • Job Responsibilities:*

  • An understanding of the production systems, use of hand tools, torque drivers, pneumatic tools.

  • Must be able to read and interpret wiring schematics, drawings and bills of material.

  • Perform routine preventative maintenance when required to ensure peak performance of all manufacturing equipment.

  • Make simple set-ups and perform routine, preventative maintenance.

  • Will perform ongoing minor troubleshooting and maintenance of equipment.

  • Will also move material as needed to complete responsibilities using material handling carts. Will need lifting capabilities - 75 lbs.; push/pull 100lbs.

  • Exhibit a strong adherence to quality by continually seeking methods of improvement for all functions of the position. Ensure quality criteria are met by review of documents, consciences assembly and proper employment of quality verification checklist.

  • Receive and carry out work assignments from management and internal customers so as to fulfill customer orders in a timely manner.

  • Perform assigned function from oral / written instructions, drawings, travel documents, manufacturing information, hand drawn layout request. Closely follow established procedures for completing assigned function.

  • Comply with all safety requirements, including proper use of personal protective equipment and operation of equipment in a safe and competent manner. Understand and meet all departmental safety objectives and goals. Keep assigned work-area clean, organized, and orderly per 5S standards.

  • Ensure all safety and industrial hygiene requirements are maintained.

  • Work from manufacturing information such as Kanban cards, MI’s, requisitions and oral or written instructions.

  • Work with members of a team to effectively complete work assignment. Receive information from team members regarding customer needs and product requirements and utilize this information to perform one’s function.

  • Perform Lean Initiatives.

Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution

  • Minimum one year industrial/manufacturing experience

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

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

  • Position Criteria:*

  • Proficient math and reading skills.

  • Must have ability to read and understand wiring schematics and drawings.

  • Sound reasoning skills and ability to act on them to ensure quality of work is essential.

  • Saturday and daily overtime is required frequently.

  • Employee must be willing to participate in training opportunities.

  • Must have working knowledge of business systems, employee relations, and manufacturing operations. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Must be strong in several competencies including, but not limited to: drive for results, action-oriented, approachable, timely decision making, integrity and trust, self-motivated, strong written communication, and ability to learn from experience.

  • Incumbent is responsible for complying with environmental and security rules and procedures. Incumbent is also responsible for complying with occupational safety and health standards and all rules, regulations, procedures, and orders issued related to OSH Act which are applicable to the incumbent's own actions and conduct including bringing unsafe acts and conditions to the attention of Management.

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.


JOBTITLE: Assembler

JOBLOCATION: VA-Williamsburg


DIVISION: EPG RWDD Residential Wiring Devices Div

FUNCTION: Manufacturing & Operations