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Production Operator 2 (3rd Shift)

Forest City, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton located in Forest City, NC has an opening for a Production Operator 2 on 3rd Shift.
Position Overview: 
The Level Two position operates production equipment to manufacture hydraulic hose and has two main components and has three required certifications for the job including, but not limited to:       
Wrap: Operates the wrapper/unwrapper to provide reinforcement for the hose during the curing process. Operate autoclave to cure hose to specifications.
Extrusion (Cover & Tube): Extrudes rubber compound from the extruder to cover mandrel or rubber hose with braid reinforcement to meet specifications.
In addition, the operator participates as an effective member of a production workgroup, as well as on various teams including, but not limited to, 5S, TPM, and cross-functional teams. Maintains a safe, clean and orderly work environment through effective housekeeping, 5S and TPM practices.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to worth in the US without company sponsorship
  • No relocation is provided, only candidates that currently live within 50 miles of Forest City, NC. will be considered.
  • A minimum of 1 year of manufacturing experience is required.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills/teaming ability
  • Ability to learn computer transactions
  • Ability to learn and successfully operate production equipment

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: HYD FCV Fluid Conveyance Division

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: 048463