Eaton Corporation Production Co-op Engineer in Jackson, Mississippi

Eaton’s Fuel Motion and Control Systems Division is looking for two Production Co-op Engineers.

The Co-op Student will assist manufacturing engineers and other operations personnel by performing tasks and assignments related to planning, machining, assembling and testing hydraulic components and systems for aerospace and military applications. Daily activities will include cross-functional interaction with quality, procurement, and design.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Perform production analysis and recommend process improvements.

  • Learn lean concepts and tools. Participate in lean “kaizens.”

  • Design and model machining and assembly fixtures and cutting tools.

  • Perform and develop monthly performance reports via ERP system and Access databases.

  • Utilize ERP system in planning work order releases, etc.

  • Learn to develop production processes via Computer Aided Process Planning.

Throughout the training cycle, this program provides participants with meaningful projects where individual efforts and contributions are critical. Participants will receive multiple opportunities for formal training, networking, and assignment coaching in addition to receiving ongoing formal feedback in order to evaluate personal progress and identify development opportunities.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Actively enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program with a major in industrial engineering or mechanical engineering.

  • Overall cumulative GPA of a 3.5 or higher (please do not round).

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent on-going basis without company sponsorship

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: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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 hiring country only

Travel: No

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.