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Fabricator Operator - Copper (2nd Shift)

Fayetteville, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton located in Fayetteville, NC has an opening for a Fabricator (Copper) on 2nd Shift
Essential Responsibilities  
  • Fabricate and/or modify copper or aluminum bus, and modify or add cutouts to doors and covers.
  • Work with and maintain the area schedule, making modifications if necessary, to maintain a constant and orderly flow of work.
  • Work from oral and/or written instructions coming from supervisors and/or prints, sketches and manufacturing information sheets.
  • Utilize manufacturing information sheets, determine necessary parts, write requisitions and work with Kan Ban attendant to obtain materials from stock areas.
  • Operate fabricating equipment such as shear, punch, bender, and nibbler to make or modify all types of bus connectors, risers, taps, mains, etc.
  • Fabricate and/or modify and assemble braces, spacers, barriers, and supports for copper or aluminum as required.
  • Utilize electric trucks and cranes to move material and product as required
  • Assemble, tape, or sleeve if required or necessary.
  • Set up and operate nibbler/punch press to modify or add cutouts and holes to doors, covers, etc.
  • Use hand tools to debur and finish pieces as required.
  • Clean and lubricate equipment, clear slugs and check punches as necessary.
  • Maintain records as required. This includes maintaining a library of reference sketches and feeding this information to engineers and the area supervisor to correct, update, or make standardized drawings.
  • Monitor area supply bins to insure adequate hardware and parts supply, and to alert the area supervisor or designated person if there is a pending problem.
  • Contact Engineering Dept. when an engineering problem arises, as directed by area supervisor.
  • Coordinate efforts with storeroom personnel.
  • Determine the quality of work by reporting problems to the Area Supervisor or Quality Control personnel. Maintain a piece count and associated records where applicable.
    Wear all safety equipment and observe all hygiene requirements as specified and directed.
  • Maintain equipment and work area in a clean and orderly manner


Basic Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is offered, only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Fayetteville, NC facility will be considered.

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 PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

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: 047855