Eaton Corporation Machine Operator - Laser - 3rd Shift in Waukesha, Wisconsin

Eaton’s Power Delivery Division is currently seeking a Laser Operator 3rd shift to join our team, starting at $17.90/hour depending on experience. This role is based out of our Waukesha (Badger Drive), WI location.

The Laser Machine Operator is responsible for converting sheet metal into parts needed to build transformer and regulator tanks. They are responsible for moving necessary materials to the laser and routine maintenance of the machine. Laser Machine Operators must be willing to do various jobs as directed and assist all other team members as needed to build product through the continuous flow line.

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 load appropriate materials onto laser table and perform laser cutting operations effectively and efficiently per specifications, work instructions, schedules and drawings.

  • You will complete tasks for laser operation while applying standard practices; perform set-up and operation on laser; use steel gauge to validate thickness of appropriate materials loaded for specific job orders; load correct materials and unload all parts; use precision instruments to check tolerances and visually check quality of parts.

  • You will stop and ask for clarification if not understanding job instructions or work orders; ensure a clean hand-off of good quality product to next operation; keep work area clean and provide a safe environment of area for self and others.

  • You will use a forklift and crane, forklift and crane experience a plus.

  • You will read blueprints along with understanding verbal and written instructions, schedules, documents and specifications.

  • You will read and interpret measuring devices (such as tape measure and/or calipers) and troubleshoot minor program errors.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

Why work at Eaton? Below are a few of the Outstanding benefits we offer:

  • Competitive Pay, Benefits start on day one, Vacation time, Employee Discounts, Retirement benefits, Paid Parental Leave, Educational Assistance Program and many more!

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • A high school diploma or GED form an accredited institution is required.

  • Must be able to work in the US without company sponsorship

  • Relocation benefits not included. Only candidates living within 50 miles of Waukesha WI will be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the safe operation of various types of material handling equipment.

  • Required to use forklift and crane, forklift and crane experience a plus.

  • Ability to read blueprints along with understanding verbal and written instructions, schedules, documents and specifications.

  • Ability to read and interpret measuring devices (such as tape measure and/or calipers); ability to troubleshoot minor program errors independently; work under little supervision.

Position Success Criteria:

  • Must be able to lift up to and including 50 LBS with and/or without assistance; bend, twist, grab, reach, stand, walk, push, pull, use both hands to lift and lower materials and perform all other essential duties as required.

  • Must possess basic math skills to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and convert fractions to decimals and vice versa.

  • Must be able to wear appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) such as safety glasses w/side shields, ear plugs or other hearing protection, steel-toed boots w/meta-tarsals, gloves, and any other PPE and follow safe manufacturing and material handling practices as required.

  • Must be able to lift up to and including 50 LBS with and/or without assistance; bend, twist, grab, reach, stand, walk, push, pull, use both hands to lift and lower materials and perform all other essential duties as required.

  • Must possess basic math skills to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and convert fractions to decimals and vice versa.

  • Must be able to wear appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) such as safety glasses w/side shields, ear plugs or other hearing protection, steel-toed boots w/meta-tarsals, gloves, and any other PPE and follow safe manufacturing and material handling practices as required.

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: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

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