Eaton profile

About Eaton

Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion, approximately 100,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.

At Eaton, we make what matters work. By making power safe, efficient and reliable, we improve the quality of life for those who experience our products and services. We have the power to make a difference and we do that every day.

As a global power management company, we help our customers solve their greatest power challenges through our industry leading electrical, aerospace, hydraulic and vehicle businesses. We are dedicated to manufacturing excellence and to providing innovative products that make our customers more successful.

Eaton is also a value-based organization committed to making a positive impact on society and in our communities around the world. And it begins with our own employees. For those who work here, we strive to make work meaningful and to be a company where you can grow as people and as professionals.

Eaton Internship Programme

We have successfully grown our one year internship programme within the UK, offering a variety of positions across our businesses. Our placements offer students a structured programme with real projects that have a measurable impact on our businesses.

Currently we offer placements in the following departments; Engineering, Quality Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain, Customer Service, Human Resources, Finance and Marketing.

In addition our placements offer; competitive salary, 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, business travel expenses and many more.

You will be presented with opportunities to learn and grow throughout your placement which is why we are proud to have been rated one of the Top 100 Undergraduate Employers by RateMyPlacement. If you are looking for a challenging placement, look no further!


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"My placement was one of the best experiences that I have taken part in to date. Moving out of my comfort zone in a supportive and friendly environment, developing my knowledge of Marketing, Business as well as building on my confidence and communication within the team. " Read full review


"A large portion of the role involves consolidating/comparing data from the LSD sites worldwide. Main month-end tasks include running reports for directors, working with site controllers to ensure data is loaded correctly/on time, forecasting, and adjusting figures as per sector guidance. The rest is largely defined by you, with opportunities to get involved in project work, collaborating with other interns, implementing process improvements, creating reports, and using ERP systems (SAP, Oracle and internal)." Read full review

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Opportunities offered:

  • Placement Year (10 Months+)

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