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Assembler - 1st Shift

Company: Eaton Corporation
Location: Arden
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Eaton's Electrical Power Distribution Controls Division is currently seeking an Assembler to join our 1st shift team. This position is based at our Arden, NC location.

This is a direct, full-time position that offers full benefits the day you start. In addition to Eaton's competitive benefits, this position offers a salary of $15.50/hour.

Position Overview:

Primary function of the Assembler is to Kit all parts per the Bill of Material for a work center and ensure they are available prior to shipment. Frequently check the accuracy of bills of materials and work towards improving their accuracy. Communicate with the assembly and supply chain team in order to ensure part availability and shortages.

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

In this function you will:

* Pull BOM packets and sort through them for drawings and information
* Gather parts into kit
* Gather electrical BOM components and stage with steel kit
* Retrieve device labels from nameplate area and place with packet
* Track parts shortages and fill out shortage sheets
* Stage and transfer wires, built panel, steel panels, and sides as needed for new work
* Make tool crib runs or new tools requests as needed for all stations
* Assist with parts expedites as needed
* Drive fork truck if needed to get parts and move units
* Re-stock all workstations with needed hardware and terminals, wire ties, as needed


Required (Basic) Qualifications:

* High school diploma or G.E.D from an accredited institution
* Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
* No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Arden, NC facility will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred qualifications:

* Understanding of Bills of Material
* Forklift certification or ability to obtain forklift certification
* Two years of direct manufacturing experience or equivalent
* Can interpret AutoCAD drawings
* Previous material handling experience
* preferred candidate should have a working knowledge of the LVA Panel Build and Wire area and a working knowledge of the manufacturing operations

Position Criteria:

* Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job: lift, bend, ladder work and other forms of movement.
* Strong organizational skills
* Proven history of safe work habits
* Computer skills - Microsoft Office, Internet, etc.
* Must be able to work overtime - weekdays and weekends

Why work at Eaton? 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 performance
* Tuition assistance or financial help for ongoing learning and development
* 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:


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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America - US/Puerto Rico

Organization: ESSG PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

Keywords: Eaton Corporation, Asheville , Assembler - 1st Shift, Other , Arden, North Carolina

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