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Test Technician 2nd Shift

Company: Eaton
Location: Santa Ana
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Job Description:

Eaton's Electrical Power Distribution Inc. is currently seeking an Electrical Test Technician to join our Second shift team. This position is based at our Santa Ana, CA location.

Retention bonus of $500 paid after 90 days of employment.

Position Overview:

This position will be responsible for testing and/or modifying electrical equipment post-production, prior to shipment to customers. It will also be responsible for inspecting product functions and monitoring test procedures.

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.

In this function you will:
Perform system tests, including IR and dielectric testing, and complete written test reports, logs and records
Troubleshoot electrical problems in complex systems
Troubleshoot AC/DC circuitry and printed circuit assemblies to the component level
Assemble, set-up programs and perform functional tests on circuit boards
Organize work by receiving work requests; studying wiring diagrams, drawings, and specifications; testing systems and electrical components; determining cause of problems and requirements to solve problems
Use test equipment including digital meter, current meter, out of phase transformer, variac transformer resistive load bank, hi-pot tester, current clamp, computer, and infrared camera
Maintain safe work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations and codes
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 GED from an accredited institution
Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future
No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of the work location will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation

Preferred Qualifications:
Ability to lift at least 50 pounds repeatedly throughout work shift
Associates degree in electronics or electrical engineering technology
1-3 years of experience in electrical test or related electronic technologies field, preferably in a manufacturing environment
IR certification
Use of wavebook (digital oscilloscope) and MPLAB IDE programmer
Prior training with electrical equipment and testing procedures Read and understand one-line drawings, wire lists, and schematics
Proficiency with Microsoft applications (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.)
Understanding of delta-wye 3 phases transformer and resistive load bank technology

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:




North America - US/Puerto Rico

Primary Location

United States-California-Santa Ana

Work Locations

Santa Ana CA Loc 2



Job Level

Entry Level



Does this position offer relocation?




Requisition ID :105767

Keywords: Eaton, Santa Ana , Test Technician 2nd Shift, Professions , Santa Ana, California

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