Eaton Corporation Roadranger Sales Development Program in Galesburg, Michigan

Eaton’s Vehicle Division has an opening for a Roadranger Development Program participant. This position will be based in Galesburg, MI.

Position Overview:

The primary responsibility of the Roadranger Development Program (RRDP) is to develop technically competent students for leadership roles in field sales and service within 18 – 24 months through practical work experiences, as well as assisting in the personal development of leadership competencies through training, networking and coaching. The assignment will help the participant develop a wide range of leadership and functional competencies.


Upon successful completion of the program, the Roadranger Development Program Participant will have developed good working knowledge of the following:

  • Products and support systems in the Roadranger Drivetrain System

  • Product Failure Mode Analysis

  • Customer base and distribution networks in the Trucking Industry

  • Business and Professional Skills such as negotiation, relationship building, and territory management

  • Fundamental Skills such as presentation skills, written communication, problem solving and time management.

  • Completing Foundation, Product, and Functional training assignments per stated goals

  • Managing expenses per stated program goals

  • Completing assigned projects as directed by Executive Sponsor, RRDP Program Manager or Assignment Manager


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution

  • Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship

  • Valid Driver license

Position Criteria:

  • Must be open to relocation anywhere in North America

  • Must be open to 75% travel

  • Strong technical aptitude (mechanical, electrical, software, systems)

  • Strong communication skills both oral and written

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: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: VEH Vehicle Group

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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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