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Operator II - 2nd Shift

Arden, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton located in Arden, NC has an opening for an Operator on 2nd Shift
Position Overview:
To process and bend metal raw material through Fabrication Department.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Perform initial set-up for machine operation
  • Operate equipment/machinery to produce parts
  • Interpret work orders including; written, oral, Kanban cards, and drawings
  • Maintain necessary tools and materials for continuous operation
  • Inspect final component against work specifications
  • Perform necessary operator maintenance on machining and fabrication equipment
  • Provide on-the-job training for new operators
  • Perform TPM and 5S+ responsibilities daily


Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or G.E.D. from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship.
  • No relocation is provided for this opening. Only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Arden, NC facility will be considered.


Position Criteria

  • Able to lift 35 pounds – waist, shoulder, overhead
  • Able to read calipers, protractors and tape measures
  • Able to read blue prints
  • Proven history of safe work habits and good attendance
  • Must be able to work effectively without direct supervision
  • Able to work overtime – weekdays and weekends


Preferred Qualifications

  • Machining Certificate
  • Previous experience in Fabrication
  • Computer skills – Microsoft Office, Internet, etc.

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: 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: 048217