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Core Setup & Operate- 2nd Shift

Amarillo, Texas
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton in Amarillo, TX is seeking a Core Set-Up & Operate Individual to work 2nd shift. The primary function of this role is to perform a variety of duties to ensure successful changeover of core machines to produce quality cores.

Essential Functions:
  • Use regular hand tools to perform all job changeovers involving the removal and replacement of patterns and core masks in the machine.
  • Perform various duties to set up and visually monitor automatic core machines.
  • Adjust machine by turning of knobs for pressure controls as necessary.
  • Visually inspect and place cores in tubs as required in machine operation
  • Responsible for maintaining quality of cores and reporting issues to supervision including machine malfunction and operating irregularities
  • Must be familiar with and adhere to all safety principles including confined space, lockout tag out, and fall protection.
  • Perform utility function as required to include cleaning and regular preventative maintenance
  • Perform and maintain various recordkeeping duties as trained and as assigned.
  • Maintain area cleanliness and utilize 5-S program in area
  • Must be able to work closely with tooling personnel and maintenance to ensure best production.
  • Follow cleaning schedules for Redford/Carver speed Mullors, Peterle and Shalco machines.
  • Perform material handling duties as assigned.
  • Perform a variety of duties to sort, clean, gauge and visually inspect cores according to specifications as assigned


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • 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 of Amarillo, TX will be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to run a machine with multiple settings or specifications
Position Criteria:
  • Understanding of how to use precision gauging instruments
  • Ability to proactively work with other team members
  • This position requires standing and/or walking for an entire eight – ten hours
  • Ability to comprehend and follow moderately technical standards and maintenance procedures
  • Ability to perform required Lockout Tag out procedures, enter confined spaces, and use fall protection
  • Ability to wear a respirator
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

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: EPG CHD EP Americas

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

Requisition ID: 046344