Eaton Corporation CNC Operator (2nd Shift) in Beltsville, Maryland

Our Beltsville, MD manufacturing facility is home to 400+ passionate and creative team members. Our products power hundreds of military and commercial aircraft platforms with a focus on improved reliability, weight reduction and fuel efficiency. Components & products developed at our location are used for the Mar’s Rover, protecting the Declaration of Independence, and keeping passengers cool and safe as they travel to their favorite vacation destinations. Eaton’s comprehensive portfolio sets the industry standard for engineering excellence, customized solutions for today’s industry needs while developing new technologies for next-generation aircraft designs. If you’re looking for work that is engaging, exciting, and meaningful then join us and contribute to making what matters work.

Eaton in Beltsville, MD has an opening for a 2nd Shift CNC Operator Candidate must be capable of setting-up and operating CNC mills. Produce and check quality of finished parts. Must also possess a basic understanding of blueprint drawings.


  • Be able to perform minor set-ups and operate multiple machines, to execute a sequence of operations such as turn, drill, and bore a variety of metal components.

  • Fully understands production routers

  • Material types, lot numbers and quantity required

  • Router sign-off procedures

  • Cutter verification stamps and SPC data entry

  • Can identify inserts, cutters and general tooling for specific operations

  • Identify Materials and AMS specifications.

  • Be able to perform basic setup

  • Use all machines commands and controls

  • Understands and maintains UPL boards data.

  • Work in different cells in the factory

  • Perform all 5S+ activities and keep immediate work area clean and free from hazards.

  • Dedicate a minimum of one hour a week on continuous improvements activities.

  • Maintain cell charts

  • Load program from DNC to machines.

  • Capable of interpreting technical drawings in accordance with standard shop practices.

  • Must be capable of making offset adjustments and performing minor program edits.

  • Ability to safely and accurately setup and use a wide variety of hand tools and gages.

  • Work in accordance with general safety rules and practices.

  • Responsible for finished parts conformity to print or specification.

  • Participate in continuous improvement of processes.

  • Fully complies with ethical policies of the company

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution

  • Minimum one year work experience

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the Beltsville facility will be considered

  • All positions require use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in arms regulations. All applicants must be U.S. Persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. Person as a U.S.Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident, Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One year manufacturing / operations experience.

Position Criteria:

  • Operate machines, and any other calibration equipment such as calipers, Allen wrench, and air gun or any other equipment necessary to perform job functions.

  • Basic mathematical skills required.

  • Job requires lifting a minimum of 25lbs or up to 50lbs on a daily basis, as well as standing on feet up to 8-10 hours per day. Constant use of hands is essential.

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Individual Contributor

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?: No

Travel: No