Assembler - 1st Shift
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Eaton is currently seeking a Panelboard/Switchboard Assembler on
1st Shift to join our team. This position is based out of our
Sumter, SC facility. Openings available in Switchboard Main
Floor/FDS, IFS, Mission Critical, and Panelboard 3A.
The Assembler in panelboard/switchboard assembly will be
responsible for selecting and installing various components/devices
utilizing hand and power tools. You will utilize
drawings/diagrams/blueprints to manufacture custom ordered
switchboard and panelboards. You will effectively communicate and
work with members of a team to complete your job function and meet
safety, quality and productivity goals.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every
employee around the world. We create an environment where
creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every
day. It's where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your
full potential-and where you can help us reach ours.
In this function you will:
You will contribute to a safe, engaged and inclusive work culture
by complying with all policies, including proper use of personal
protective equipment and operation of equipment, and performing 5S
You will work from manufacturing information such as front views,
bill of materials, drawings, blueprints, order entry systems, and
oral or written instructions in order to assemble
switchboards/panelboards and proactively identify missing
You will utilize various hand tools to accurately install material
by closely following established procedures for completing assigned
You will maintain expected progress of jobs in area of assignment
and communicate problem areas or part shortages.
You will proactively identify opportunities for process improvement
as well as complete root cause analysis in response to issues with
quality or production.
You will be responsible for quality, including visual inspections
of material before and after assembly, identifying nonconforming
parts, and troubleshooting errors.
You will cross train and stand in for other employees/job functions
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds
that make each of us unique, we - as individuals and as a company -
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without
No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates
residing within the immediate area of the Sumter facility (50 mile
radius) will be considered for this position.
Working knowledge of Lean concepts.
Some experience in assembly operation, or assembly requiring
drawings or diagrams.
Ability to read and comprehend front views, one line diagrams,
bills of material and pick sheets.
Strong verbal and written communication skills, persuasive skills,
and analytical problem solving skills. Work with individuals and
groups to effectively participate within team environment.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly
required to stand; walk; sit; reach at or above shoulder level;
grip; and use hands to handle and feel. The employee is frequently
required to walk; stoop; lift; carry; push; pull; and grip. The
employee is frequently required to lift/carry up to 35 pounds. The
employee is frequently required to push/pull up to or greater than
35 pounds. The vision requirements include far and close vision
with depth perception and color discrimination. While performing
the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to listen
and to talk.
We provide benefits that are industry competitive and focused on
employee well-being. Listed below are programs that are offered
globally, but program availabilities may vary by site.
Flexible work options to help balance work/life demands (at
participating Eaton sites)
Healthcare/retirement savings programs
Competitive compensation packages to reward skills and
Tuition assistance or financial help for ongoing learning and
Health, Dental, Vision & Wellness programs
Donation matching (U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico)
Eaton also considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal
histories, consistent with local laws. To request a
disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your
job search, application or interview process, please call
412-893-3600 or send an email to:
Manufacturing & Operations
North America - US/Puerto Rico
United States-South Carolina-Sumter
Sumter SC Loc
ES CRDS COMM Commercial
Does this position offer relocation?
Requisition ID :111751
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