Eaton Corporation to discontinue line, eliminate 93 positions

Freeman Staff

April 24, 2015

WATERTOWN - When Eaton Corporation discontinues one of its product lines at its Watertown plant, it anticipates eliminating 93 positions, according to a notice sent the Department of Workforce Development on Friday.

The company said it will stop the manufacturing of its printed circuit boards product line at its facility located at 901 S. Twelfth St.

Layoffs are anticipated to start June 30 and continue in phases until Dec. 31, according to the notice.

The Department of Workforce Development has worked with staff from South Central Workforce Development Board to coordinate Rapid Response services.