Eaton Corporation Associate III - Machinist - Weekend Shift Days (Fri- Sun) 7am -7pm in Van Wert, Ohio

Eaton in Van Wert, OH is hiring an Associate III – Machinist Day Shift. This position will involve the set-up, gauging, prove out programs, and operate machine tools to perform a series of progressive machining operations on repetitive work to exacting tolerances. Actively support and strive to meet the strategic goals set by yourself, the facility and Eaton Corporation.

Shift hours: Friday – Sunday (7AM – 7PM)

Essential Functions:

  • Must be able to learn, apply, and retain new techniques, concepts and procedures required for continuously improving products, processes, services, deliveries and overall quality.

  • Ability to read and understand blue prints, control plans, routers, job instructions and measurement tools.

  • Must meet or exceed all quality standards set by the customers and individual Value Stream. Must also maintain the quality standards defined for the entire facility.

  • Maintain flexibility to be able to move from work area to work area in order to meet the delivery expectations of the customers and the productivity goals for the plant. Able to work efficiently to establish standards without constant supervision.

  • Promotes cooperation and "team oriented" work environment at all times under the direction of leadership.

  • Creates/maintains a safe work environment and practices safety for themselves and others at all times.

  • Must maintain a clean and well-organized work environment and support our 5S program.

  • Work from programming, operational data, setup instructions defining and coding tool arrangements, fixtures, and material clamping methods

  • Setup machine calibration and console settings for operations such as boring, milling, drilling, facing, threading, and occasional profiling and contouring.

  • Operate Coordinate Measurement Machines (CMM) to verify part quality

  • May be required to operate laser and/or electron beam welders to meet print requirements for weld geometry using prescribed procedures and specifications for work, which is repetitive and operationally standardized.

  • May be required to operate other special machines such as the APEX and Snyder using process sheets and meet print requirements.

  • Employee is responsible for maintaining oils, coolant levels, and all filters changes on the machines

  • Ability to multitask as it includes: operating overhead cranes, large ban saws, cutting and stenciling various sizes of bar stock, and delivering stock to the individual machines


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience operating manual, NC, and/or CNC machine tools with experience in jobs setups requiring tooling and fixturing changes

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographical area (within 50 miles) of Van Wert, OH will be considered for this position.

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

  • 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.

Position Criteria:

  • Blueprint reading including Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T)

  • Basic math skills (measurement conversion, addition/subtraction, decimals/fractions)

  • Gauging concepts and techniques (calipers, high gages, micrometers, profiometer, roundness gauges, plug gages, air gages, dial depth gages, etc)

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

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

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