Eaton Corporation Production Operator (3rd Shift) in Newbern, Tennessee

Eaton in Newbern, TN is hiring a Production Operator on 3rd shift. This position is responsible for learning a variety of tasks in the production of Newbern’s products. This will include tasks within Rubber Manufacturing, Supply Manufacturing, and Finish Manufacturing, such as Mill, Calender, Extruder, Wire Winder, Braider, Spiral, Tire Cord, Finishing and Packaging, and any other aspects of production

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Use measurement and test devices, such as od tapes, calipers, gages, and water leak testers, to determine acceptance status of product

  • Accurately complete all required paperwork, computer transactions

  • Actively participate in goal setting, development planning, and evaluation cycles

  • Read and follow specifications, standardized work, and documented processes as provided

  • Actively participate in Continuous Improvement teams and activities

  • Cross-train in other jobs and areas as identified per cross-training plan

  • Must be able to work hours required including overtime, weekends, potential alternate shifts

  • Maintain a safe work environment and use proper safety devices as provided. Abide by and actively promote all facility safety guidelines and quality procedures

  • Monitor productivity to ensure that established quality and production levels are maintained to support the plant mission statement

  • Must be capable/able to drive a power industrial truck


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution

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

  • No relocation benefit is being offered with this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of Newbern, TN 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:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment

Working Conditions:

  • Physical Effort: Almost continuously standing/walking. Sometimes required to stoop, climb, or lift/carry equipment or material of moderate weight.

  • Physical Environment: Located in a non-climate controlled indoor area. Conditions may produce discomfort on occasion as dust, smoke, and moderate noise is persistent.

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

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: HYD FCV Fluid Conveyance Division

Job Level: Entry Level

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