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Equipment Operator 1

Airdrie, Canada
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Sector is currently recruiting for an Equipment Operator 1 in our Airdrie, Alberta facility.  
Primary Function:
Reporting to the Production Manager, this position is responsible for spot welding and operating small punch presses to perform steps in the fabrication of a part for production.
Essential Functions:
  • Mark orders as started or completed on DMM
  • Set up and operate the spot weld machine, spot weld various parts and deliver them to the appropriate station
  • Conduct periodic destructive tests on the weld
  • Set up and operate a variety of machines for fabricating specific parts, e.g., small punch presses
  • Ensure the long-term integrity of  equipment
  • Perform all job functions with adherence to Eaton’s Philosophy and Values as well as the Safety and Environmental Standards


Basic Qualifications:
  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent level of education required
  • Must be legally authorized to work in Canada without company sponsorship.
  • Must live within 80km of Airdrie. No relocation benefits provided. 

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be a team player
  • Candidates with knowledge/experience reading basic wiring schematic symbols will be given preference.
  • Candidates with experience using small punch press and spot welding will be given preference.
  • Experience in a manufacturing/assembly environment will be an asset, but not necessary as training will be provided.

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 – Canada
Organization: ESSG CA Canada

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: 044883