Eaton Corporation EHS Technician (1st Shift) in Searcy, Arkansas

Eaton’s Power and Motions Controls Division is currently seeking an EHS Technician to join our team. This position is based at our Searcy, AR facility.

The EHS Technician supports environmental, health, safety, and security efforts at the site. This role is responsible for supporting EHS activities at his/her location(s), including: establishing EHS objectives and targets; internal reporting of EHS performance; communication of national, area, and local regulatory requirements. The core hours for this position are on first shift.

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.

  • You will support site ISO/OHSAS certifications; assuring accurate and complete EHS reporting of metrics.

  • You will assure closure of MESH and regulatory agency findings on a timely basis.

  • You will support the creation of a strong EHS culture that engages employees throughout the site in EHS teams and processes; supporting actions during crises, as well as site security.

  • You will operate forklift safely to collect, transport, and process metal waste through PRAB and Slinging Equipment.

  • You will clean out machines, remove sludge, and replace with fluid at required intervals to ensure quality machine function and eliminate contamination.

  • You will provide rapid response to various requests for replacement fluid, absorbent material, and other various wastes.

  • You will perform weekly rounds of chemical inventory to ensure stocked requirements are maintained.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution

  • 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 of Searcy, AR will be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment

  • Prior experience or education with an emphasis in environmental, health and safety program management and employee training

  • Comprehension of industry, state, and country EHS requirements.

  • Knowledge of safe chemical handling and disposal methods

Position Success Criteria:

  • Ability to identify Eaton, industry, state, and country EHS requirements

  • Ability to operate various types of environmental processing equipment

  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency in forklift operation

  • Ability to prioritize assignments and work in a team environment

  • Ability to follow written instructions (work instructions, JIP sheets, etc.)

  • Ability to interact and participate in a team driven culture

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: Environmental Health & Safety

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: HYD PMC Power Motion Control

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

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