Eaton Internship Program – Information Technology

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    13 hours ago
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    Electrical and Electronic Manufacturing,Aviation and Aerospace,Automotive

We Make What Matters Work.

You want to make an impact in the world. At Eaton, we’re solving some of the toughest challenges on the planet. Our Early Talent Programs ensure that you have a multitude of opportunities to make an impact across a global organization. Participants in our Early Talent Programs work to solve real-world challenges while developing the skills required to lead at the next level. Early Talent assignments hold true significance to our businesses. In turn, participants gain enriching and diverse experiences and work side by side with experienced leaders to power their careers.

What Sets Our Early Talent Programs Apart

  • Each individual’s development experience is customized to help participants reach their potential; no two participants will have the same experience or set of responsibilities.
  • Participants receive cross-functional exposure. They have opportunities to build their skills and try on different roles early in their career, ultimately maximizing their potential for consideration for a variety of future roles.
  • By keeping our programs small and selective, we are able to make hiring decisions based on each candidate’s unique skill set and high potential.
  • The opportunity to learn from senior leaders is a part of the fabric of every experience.

Your career matters – and we’re here to make it work. Are you ready?

Position Overview

The Eaton Internship Program – Information Technology is designed to provide opportunities to a diverse mix of students who demonstrate the same high level of ethics, values, creativity and performance we expect from our employees. During the 12-14-week paid internship, students will work on projects that have a measurable impact on our business and will be coached and mentored by Eaton leaders.

Students will develop skills through structured training, coaching and networking events. Internship assignments may be in the areas of business intelligence (data mining), project management processes, business analysis, systems architecture, IT security, enterprise resource planning and management systems, web and mobile applications, telecommunications and data infrastructure processes, innovation and software and many other disciplines. Eaton’s IT function is broad and serves as the backbone for service delivery at a premier industrial diversified manufacturer. Wherever your career aspirations lie, you can cultivate your skills in the Eaton Internship Program – Information Technology.

After completion of the internship and upon graduation, your experience and newly acquired skills could lead you to a variety of career paths, such as the Eaton Development Program – Information Technology. This full-time, rotational program would provide you the opportunity to have several assignments in information technology-related areas that are progressive in job responsibilities and provide a broad experience across multiple business units, to develop a variety of business and technical skills. 

Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)

  • Actively pursuing a bachelor’s degree program in engineering or business with a major in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science/Statistics, Operations/Industrial Management/Engineering, Computing or Technology Systems from an accredited institution
  • Minimum overall cumulative GPA of 2.9 or higher (please do not round)
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship
  • Minimum of one internship or co-op experience completed at the time of this application

Preferred Qualifications

  • Geographical flexibility to relocate within the United States for this Internship Program
  • Desire to build a career in Information Technology
  • Minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (please do not round)
  • Demonstrated leadership experience within campus and/or the community

Position Criteria

  • Strong problem solving and business process skills
  • Proven technical ability through coursework and work experience
  • Self-motivated and a strong desire to achieve results
  • Demonstrated leadership experience within campus and/or community
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to relocate for the summer internship assignment
  • This role may include travel (up to 25%) within a local region as determined by the assignment manager.
  • Transportation to and from the worksite and for incidental business travel is the responsibility of the intern; however, expenses for required and approved business travel (not including the worksite) will be reimbursed.
  • The summer internship culminates with a formal presentation where students showcase their success stories to leaders of the organization and receive feedback on their performance.


Information Technology


North America – US/Puerto Rico

Primary Location

United States-Ohio-Cleveland

Other Locations

United States-Pennsylvania-Moon Township

Work Locations

Beachwood OH Loc


Corporate Sector

Job Level

Entry Level



Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?


Does this position offer relocation?

Relocation from within hiring country only


Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID :095941