Eaton Corporation Welder Assistant - Set Up Laborer- 1st shift in Reno, Nevada

Eaton has a 1st shift opening for a Welder’s Assistant (Set-up Laborer) in Reno, NV. The starting wage is $13.96/hr.

Duties and Responsibilities:

•Operate small hand tools such as grinders , drills and some pneumatic tools

•Performs all function of SAP system to maintain accuracy of our inventory system.

•Performs quality checks and assures parts are made according to drawings specifications.

•Operate different type of equipment as necessary.

•Ability to cross-train in other departments to fill needs as necessary

•Keeps work areas clean and safe.

•Supports all facility Continuous Improvement and LEAN initiatives including, but not limited to:

◦Maintain 5-S (sort, set in order, shine, standardize, sustain) throughout shop floor and office areas.

◦Track and sustain all visual management tools such as, but not limited to: layered audits, Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) boards, and any additional LEAN tools that are deemed necessary to provide direction, goals and status to the shop floor.

◦Encourage, support, and actively participate in Kaizen improvements and events throughout the facility, department, and area of responsibility.

•Other various duties and responsibilities as may be assigned.

Physical Requirements:

•Able to stand on feet continuously during working shift.

•Able to regularly lift 35 pounds without assistance. Occasionally lift more than 35 lbs. with assistance.

•Must be able to wear required personal protective equipment as required by company policy and procedure.


Basic Qualifications:

•High School education or equivalent (i.e., diploma or GED) is required from an accredited institution

•No relocation provided. Candidates must reside within 50 miles of the work location in order to be considered.

•Must be authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications

•1+ year of experience in a manufacturing environment.

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: EPG BLD BLine 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