Eaton Corporation CNC Machining Apprentice in North Charleston, South Carolina

Eaton Aerospace Group is currently seeing an apprentice to join our team. This position is based in North Charleston, SC

Candidates will be required to complete a 30 credit hour training program at Trident Technical College in Machine Tool Technology and also structured On the Job Training at Eaton Aerospace focused on achieving a Journeyman credential from the US Department of Labor.

Associates will be brought in as an entry level apprentice with expectation of annual progression through exposure to different high performance work teams and our tool room with the expectation of achieving setup operator status at the end of this program.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

You will like to work with your hands and have a strong mechanical aptitude

You will must arrive to work on time daily and be able to work 10 hour days

You will demonstrate a willingness to learn a skilled trade

You will have the ability to learn and demonstrate safe work practices

You will demonstrate a positive attitude

You will complete all tasks assigned in a timely manner

You will works well with others

You will have basic knowledge of machining theory and principles

At the completion of this program the associate shall be able to perform the following with minimal supervision:

Run manual machines, grinders, lathes, mills and drill presses

Demonstrate machine set-ups on various types of CNC and manual machines

Ability to perform tool and machine offsets

Edit basic machine programs (with the approval from engineering)

Process troubleshooting

Able to follow process instructions

Performs checks using variety of gauges and fixtures to ensure conformance to specifications.

Demonstrate the ability to read blueprints including an understanding of GD&T

Identify and understand the following materials (aluminum, steel, brass, stainless steel, cooper)

Ability to operate precision measuring instruments (including: CMM, calipers, micrometers, depth gauges, go no go gauges, comparator, profilometer

Knowledge in basic computer skills

We are 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.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED

  • Must live within 50 miles of North Charleston, SC no relocation provided

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US 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

Position Criteria:

  • Must either be enrolled in a Machine Tool Technology program at Trident Technical College OR express interest in starting the Machine tool technology program at Trident Technical College

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: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

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.