Eaton Corporation Transformer Assembler in Nacogdoches, Texas

Eaton in Nacogdoches, TX is seeking a full-time Transformer Assembler to work 2nd shift.

Primary Function:

This individual will perform final assembly operations of electricity transformer according to prescribed standard methods and procedures

Essential Functions:

  • Attend work on a regular basis

  • Ensure compliance with Safety & Housekeeping practices, company policies and procedures

  • Performs work in some or all of the following work centers: Tank-up, casing, small parts, vacuum chamber, cover bander, palletizing, final assembly. Work includes such tasks as:

  • Attachment/installation of component parts and sub assemblies to transformer tanks (e.g. leads, bushings, brackets, fuses, switches, nameplates, arrestors, labels, stencils, bands, etc.)

  • Place and anchor core/coil assemblies into tanks

  • Perform various hand assembly, fitting and adjusting operations of a repetitive nature

  • Retrieve, assemble and attach covers

  • Load, operate and unload vacuum system

  • Use punch press and small power hand tools as required

  • Touch-up paint on tanks when needed;

  • Rework nonconforming parts and product

  • Perform other operations as directed


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 Nacogdoches, TX will be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Assembly experience

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment

Position Criteria:

  • Work from written communications including operating instructions (NFOI), PIC lists, production schedules, JSA etc.

  • Use manual and powered hand tools

  • Operate a hoist

Work in awkward positions including prolonged bending, stooping, reaching and stepping from one level to another intermittently throughout the work day

  • May require the operation of an industrial lift truck

  • Perform work requiring a strength rating of medium.

  • Be able to read and comprehend written materials associated with the job and perform basic math functions.

  • Be physically able to perform the essential functions of the job, have good visual acuity and wear required PPE

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

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