Eaton Corporation Production Technician - 1st shift in Wilsonville, Oregon

Eaton located in Wilsonville, OR has an opening for a Production Technician I

The Production Technician I will perform a wide range of skilled assembly to produce a quality product in a timely manner. Perform all assignments within acceptable quantity and perfect quality requirements in keeping within assigned functions.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform assigned function from oral and/or written instructions, drawings, or other manufacturing information.

  • Follow established procedures/work instructions for assigned function.

  • Handle materials in accordance with established procedures.

  • Perform routine maintenance on all plant equipment in area of assignment as required.

  • Maintain quality standards by inspecting and testing finished products to ensure conformance with specifications and codes.

  • Maintain expected progress of jobs in area of assignment and communicate problem areas or parts shortages.

  • Handle all finished products for shipment; call carriers and load materials into carrier's

  • Observe good housekeeping and safety procedures and keep equipment, tools and work area clean and orderly by performing 5-S duties and continued dedication to raising the bar.

  • Exhibit teamwork in all you do, maintaining a positive and team based attitude. Support peers in time of high demand by working hours assigned and overtime as required; also comply with scheduled start/stop times and break periods for the facility.

  • Participate on local teams to improve site conditions, productivity, and performance.

  • Lift 35 lbs. with reasonable accommodation as required.

  • Work in a timely manner to ensure customer needs are fulfilled and deadlines are met.

  • Work at a pace that meets expected productivity goals.

  • Perform other functions as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution is required.

  • Must reside within a 50 mile radius of work location; no relocation benefit is provided.

  • Must be legally authorized to work within the United States without company Sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in electrical assembly or manufacturing setting preferred.

  • Experience using various tools, including: Manual/electric/pneumatic tools, drill press, press brake, fork truck, jib crane, template/fixtures, hand carts, measuring and testing equipment, storage/packaging materials and prescribed safety equipment preferred.

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: ESSG PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

Job Level: Entry Level

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

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