Senior Technician




Moon Township, PA


Position summary

Eaton's Connected Solutions division is currently seeking a Senior Technician. This role will take place out of our facility located in Moon Township, PA.

The expected annual salary range for this role is $https://58500.0 - $https://85800.0 a year.

Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

Under little supervision, the Engineering Technician will perform electronic, electrical, and mechanical testing on engineering prototypes and production samples under the direction of the project engineer. Documents test plans, records data, and provides detailed written test reports. Performs functions as necessary to support all product development and maintenance activities including assembly.

What you'll do:

  • Ability to understand electronic circuits and communicate with engineers.

  • Set up of lab tests per engineer's instructions.

  • Collect, record, and plot test data in an organized fashion.

  • Perform preliminary analysis of test data in lab.

  • Successful programming and setting of parameters in microcontrollers for use in testing.

  • Mechanical proficiency- work with hand tools to build small mechanical assemblies.

  • Establish a working knowledge of standard test procedures. Fully understands the capabilities, use, and care of available equipment.

  • Develop automated test programs and systems, when appropriate, to streamline and standardize re-occurring tests. Furnishes documentation so that test system can be maintained and used by others. This may include PLC based systems, or PC based systems combined with cloud-based API calls for triggering actions.

  • Lead, direct, coordinate, and bring successful closure to distinct assignments. Uses invention, imagination, creativity, and resourcefulness during the course of assigned work.

  • Plan and coordinate purchasing through installation of new equipment infrastructure for development test labs based on test requirements or gaps in testing capabilities.

  • Maintain equipment by coordinating or driving repairs or calibration.

  • Fine soldering skills including components down to 0402.


Basic Qualifications:

  • A 2-year degree in electronics technology OR a High School Diploma or GED with equivalent experience to a 2-year degree.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a technical role

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Moon Township, PA will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Surface mount assembly and rework skills.

  • Familiarity operating high current, low voltage sources.

  • Working knowledge of oscilloscope and electronic sources.

  • Basic knowledge of current transformers and magnetics.

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel/Word.

  • Experience with EMC test equipment.

  • Verification Management Software Familiarity (https://e.g. JAMA).


  • Experience with PC communication tools

  • Experience with soldering and small hand tools

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Strong team player

  • Ability & desire to learn and grow.


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