Eaton Careers

CNC Operator

Beltsville, Maryland
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton in Beltsville, MD has an opening for a 1st Shift CNC Operator  Candidate must be capable of setting-up and operating CNC mills. Produce and check quality of finished parts. Must also possess a basic understanding of blueprint drawings.
  • Be able to perform minor set-ups and operate multiple machines, to execute a sequence of operations such as turn, drill, and bore a variety of metal components.
  • Fully understands production routers
  • Material types, lot numbers and quantity required
  • Router sign-off procedures
  • Cutter verification stamps and SPC data entry
  • Can identify inserts, cutters and general tooling for specific operations
  • Identify Materials and AMS specifications.
  • Be able to perform basic setup
  • Use all machines commands and controls
  • Understands and maintains UPL boards data.
  • Work in different cells in the factory
  • Perform all 5S+ activities and keep immediate work area clean and free from hazards.
  • Dedicate a minimum of one hour a week on continuous improvements activities.
  • Maintain cell charts
  • Load program from DNC to machines.
  • Capable of interpreting technical drawings in accordance with standard shop practices.
  • Must be capable of making offset adjustments and performing minor program edits.
  • Ability to safely and accurately setup and use a wide variety of hand tools and gages.
  • Work in accordance with general safety rules and practices.
  • Responsible for finished parts conformity to print or specification.
  • Participate in continuous improvement of processes.
  • Fully complies with ethical policies of the company
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Minimum one year work experience
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the Beltsville facility will be considered
  • 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • One year manufacturing / operations experience.
Position Criteria:
  • Operate machines, and any other calibration equipment such as calipers, Allen wrench, and air gun or any other equipment necessary to perform job functions.
  • Basic mathematical skills required.
  • Job requires lifting a minimum of 25lbs or up to 50lbs on a daily basis, as well as standing on feet up to 8-10 hours per day. Constant use of hands is essential.

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 FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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

Requisition ID: 044726