Eaton Corporation CNC Setup Operator 2nd shift in North Charleston, South Carolina
Eaton Aerospace Group located in N. Charleston, SC has an opening for a Setup Operator on 2nd shift. This position will lead the transition/changover between production runs on various CNC machines such as mills and lathes then operate select machines through the remainder of the production run while ensuring quality parts from the work cell.
The specific functions of this position include the following:
Properly set tools in machine locations required for set-up
Perform part changeover including program retrieval and input
Effectively us pre-setter arm or tool setter and comp tools
Read and edit machine programs
Calculate and input axis coordinates X, Y and Z or use spindle probe to load offsets
Establish Z set-up position for sub-spindle
Change out all tooling and properly build mill tools
Calibrate pre-setter arm by resetting parameters or tool settler or spindle proble
Recognize and eliminate machine alarms
Troubleshoot and eliminate variations that are out of process; i.e. run-out, flatness problems.
Cross train other employees in machine operations
Read and understand complex engineering drawings
Read, understand, and rest machine program codes
Follow all Eaton safety policies and standards
Fulfill the requirements of the Quality Policy and Quality Management System
Maintain a clean and safe working environment adhering to 5S Principles
Other duties as assigned
Perform all functions of the operator role:
Properly start or restart equipment after power is interrupted or as a new start up. Re-zero all axes and begin machining process at proper point in program.
Keep machines consistently running
Identify non conformances utilizing trace, CMM and various inspection methods
Adjust and make offsets to bring parts within tolerance
Read and utilize process plan, blueprints, and program in prescribed sequence
Properly place parts, casting or stock in machine securely and accurately
Operate machines to perform prescribed functions on drawings
Read and interpret complex engineering drawings, blueprints, customer specification and internal drawings and procedures
Utilize Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
Bring machine tool back to desired location and resume cycle if cycle has been interrupted. Understand function of proper usage and resetting of Emergency Stop Button
Ensure tool lengths correspond to offset register. Have full working knowledge of tool presetter
Identify alarm codes and respond with corrective measures
Understand status lights, door interlocks, interlock released light and button. On/off buttons, and panel lock key.
Understand multi-screen functions, alpha and numeric keypads and machine controls (i.e. alter, insert, delete, input, up, down, lft ,rght, pos, prog, system, message, settings, network, etc.)
Operate and Understand function of mode switch and function keys (i.e. mem, mid, tape, edit, handle, job, rapid, zero return, SBK. OSP. BDT. PSM. PST. DRN).
Properly use directional jog buttons, rapid traverse override buttons, and feed rate override buttons
Determine and input proper wear and geometry offsets
Evaluate tooling to determine if free from breaks, chips and abnormal wear
High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution required.
Minimum three (3) years’ experience operating CNC machines in a manufacturing environment or comparable education
Minimum one (1) years’ experience setting up CNC machines
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). 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 (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Five (5) years’ experience operating CNC machines in a manufacturing environment
Two (2) years’ experience setting up CNC machines
Experience using lean or lean tools
Technical degree in manufacturing, machining, or related field
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Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems
Job Level: Entry Level
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.