Eaton Leadership Development Program: Applications Engineering


: $95,660.00 - $139,760.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

We make what matterswork.

At Eaton, we believethat power, whether its electrical, hydraulic or mechanical power -- is afundamental part of peoples lives. Technology, transportation, energy andinfrastructurethese are things the world relies on every day. Thats why we are dedicated to helping our customers across the world find new ways tomanage power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. And were committed toimproving peoples lives, the communities where we live and work, and the planetour future generations will depend on. Because thats what reallymattersand were here to make sure it works.

While our vision is toimprove the quality of life and the environment through the use of powermanagement technologies and services, our culture and what we value can berepresented in six essential leadership attributes expected of all Eatonemployees.

  • Were ethical -- we play by the rules and act with integrity.
  • Were passionate -- we care deeply about what we do. We set high expectations and we perform.
  • Were accountable -- we seek responsibility and take ownership. We do what we say.
  • Were efficient -- we value speed and simplicity.
  • Were transparent -- we say what we think. We make it okay to disagree.
  • We learn we are curious, adaptable, and willing to teach what we know.
  • You want to make animpact in the world. At Eaton, were solving some of the toughest challenges onthe planet. Our Early Talent Programs ensure that you have a multitude ofopportunities to make an impact across a global organization. Participants inour Early Talent Programs work to solve real-world challenges while developingthe skills required to lead at the next level. Early Talent assignments holdtrue significance to our businesses. In turn, participants gain enriching anddiverse experiences and work side by side with experienced leaders to powertheir careers.

    What sets our Early Talent Programs apart:
  • Each individualsdevelopment experience is customized to help participants reach theirpotential; no two participants will have the same experience or set of responsibilities.

  • Participants receivecross-functional exposure. They have opportunities to build their skills andtry on different roles early in their career, ultimately maximizing theirpotential for consideration for a variety of future roles.

  • By keeping our programssmall and selective, we are able to make hiring decisions based on eachcandidates unique skill set and high potential.

  • The opportunity tolearn from senior leaders is a part of the fabric of every experience.

  • Your career matters andwere here to make it work. Are you ready?

    About Eaton:

    As a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6billion, Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customerseffectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently,safely and sustainably. We have approximately 95,000 employees across theworld, and sell products to customers in more than 175 countries.


    The Applications Engineering Leadership Development Program is a two-year (optional 3rd year)program designed to develop future application engineers within our ElectricalSector.

    Participantswill gain exposure to the Applications Engineering function as well as theSales Engineering function at each of their assignment locations (Eatonmanufacturing locations). Assignments will give the participants exposure tomanufacturing and test functions, Eaton Field Sales and Field ApplicationsEngineers, as well as end customers. An optional 3rd year assignment will giveparticipants the opportunity to work in a field application engineering role inan Eaton Sales Office.

    Participantswill get exposure to a variety of Eaton products including: 3-phase UPSSystems, Low Voltage & Medium Voltage motor control, Panelboards,Switchboards, Busway, Network Protectors, Medium Voltage circuit breaker andfused switchgear, automatic transfer switches, safety and bolted pressureswitches, protective relays, and Low Voltage switchgear. Program is designed to give 1-year in PowerDistribution products and 1-year in Control products.


    Basic Qualifications(Including Educational Requirements):

  • Currently possesses or will haveobtained a Bachelors or Master's degree in electrical engineering from anaccredited institution, with a graduation date no later than August 2020

  • Minimum overall cumulative GPAof2.8 or higher (please do not round)

  • Minimum of one internship or co-opexperience completed at the time of this application

  • Mustbe legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship

  • Geographical flexibility to relocatewithin the United States for the duration of the Development Program

  • PreferredQualifications:

  • Minimum overall cumulative GPA of3.0 or higher

  • Atleast 6 credit hours in Power Systems

  • 2 or more relevant internship orco-op experiences with prior experience in Utility and/or Power Distribution

  • Demonstrated leadership experiencewithin campus and/or community

  • Ability to speak second language
  • Position Criteria:
  • Transportationto and from the worksite and for incidental business travel is theresponsibility of the participant; however, expenses for required and approvedbusiness travel (not including the worksite) will be reimbursed.

  • Thisrole may include travel (up to 25%) within a local region as determined by theApplications Engineering program manager.

  • Therotational program provides the opportunity for formal presentations whereparticipants showcase their success stories to leaders of the organization and receivefeedback on their performance.

  • We make what matters work. Everywhere you lookfrom the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every dayyoull find one thing in common. It all relies on power. Thats why Eaton is dedicated to improving peoples 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. Were ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and were committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

    Job: Engineering

    Region: North America US/Puerto Rico
    Organization: LDP Leadership Development Programs

    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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
    Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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