Website Eaton

Welder Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time (2nd shift)
Experience Not Mentioned
Function Manufacturing/Others
Location Pinckneyville, IL, United States
Company Eaton

Company Profile

Eaton is a power management company that provides energy-efficient products and services. It helps customers to manage electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical power.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Welder to join its team.

Educational Qualification

  • Not mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Experience with reading blueprints/drawings

Preferred Qualifications

  • Welding Diploma/Certification
  • Welding Experience


  • Ability to read blueprints and shop orders. Responsible for safety, quality, production quotas, and all documentation associated with product movement and confirmations.
  • Analyze engineering drawings, blueprints, specifications, sketches, and work orders to plan layout, assembly, and welding operations
  • Examine workpieces for defects and measure workpieces with straightedges or templates to ensure conformance with specifications.
  • Fill holes and increase the size of metal parts
  • Layout, position, align and secure parts using straightedges, combination squares, calipers, and rulers.
  • Mark or tag material with proper identification as required
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments using the MIG welding process.
  • Position and secure workpieces using hoists, cranes, wire and banding machines, or hand tools
  • Remove excess weld, slag, spatter, and rough spots from workpieces using grinders, had files, or scrapers
  • Set up and troubleshoot welding equipment.
  • Weld components in flat, vertical, and overhead positions.
  • Weld separately or in combination using aluminum, stainless steel, and other alloys.


  • Ability to operate overhead crane
  • Knowledge of quality inspections
  • Knowledge of welding symbols

Others Qualifications

  • Authorized to work in the United States without Company Sponsorship
  • No relocation is offered. Candidates must reside within 50 miles of Pinckneyville, IL in order to be considered.
  • Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.


  • Donation Matching
  • Flexible Work Options
  • Healthcare/Retirement Savings Programs
  • Paid Time Off
  • Recognition Programs
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Wellness Programs and Resources

Employer’s Statement

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company considers all applicants regardless of an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

To apply for this job please visit eaton.eightfold.ai.

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