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Coupling Assembler - 2nd Shift

Beltsville, Maryland
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

 Eaton in Beltsville, MD has an opening for a 2nd Shift Coupling Assembler.  Candidate must be able to assemble couplings.

Our Beltsville, MD manufacturing facility is home to 400+ passionate and creative team members. Our products power hundreds of military and commercial aircraft platforms with a focus on improved reliability, weight reduction and fuel efficiency. Components & products developed at our location are used for the Mar’s Rover, protecting the Declaration of Independence, and keeping passengers cool and safe as they travel to their favorite vacation destinations. Eaton’s comprehensive portfolio sets the industry standard for engineering excellence, customized solutions for today’s industry needs while developing new technologies for next-generation aircraft designs. If you’re looking for work that is engaging, exciting, and meaningful then join us and contribute to making what matters work.
Position Summary:
Position is responsible for assembling metal coupling components. Core shift for this position will be Monday - Friday from 3:30pm – midnight.
  • Be able to perform minor set-ups and operate multiple machines, to execute a sequence of operations such as turn, drill, and bore a variety of metal components.
  • Conducts the following operations: reaming, inserting hammer drive screws, peening operation and assembling hardware
  • Sets up and operates bulge rivet machine to assemble retainers
  • Conducts ATP testing to requirements. Utilizes QC Info software to view test specifications, set-up test fixture and perform ATP testing
  • Performs channel coating on parts to requirements as called out on the routers
  • Has the ability to set -up and operate laser marker , understands customer requirements as called out on PMI sheets and perform hand marking operations
  • Read & sign off on production routers and record material types, lot numbers and quantity required
  • Can identify locate and kit hardware necessary to assemble retainers
  • Receive components into stock, generate & release assembly work orders as well as understands sales order requirements
  • Capable of interpreting technical drawings in accordance with standard shop practices.
  • Work in accordance with general safety rules and practices.
  • Will train new and temporary employees on processes
  • Participate in continuous improvement of processes
  • Perform other related duties 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 facility will be considered
  • All positions require use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in arms regulations. All applicants must be U.S. Persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. Person as a U.S.Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident, Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Preferred Qualification:
  • Minimum of one year of assembly experience
  • Minimum of two years of manufacturing experience
Position Criteria:
  • Must be able to use the computer
  • Read and comprehend specifications, engineering drawings and manufacturing routings
  • Position requires exposure to oil, dirt, and heat
  • Must wear safety glasses, ear plugs and steel toed shoes for entire shift
  • Ability to stand, sit, move 8-12 hours a day
  • Must be able to lift up to 35lbs on a regular basis                                                    

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: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

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: 049928