Eaton Careers

Materials QSS (2nd Shift)

South Bend, Indiana
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton in South Bend, IN is hiring a 2nd Shift Materials QSS.  The primary function of this position is to provide support to the materials team by operating equipment in the cleaning areas, shipping, and machining.
  • Setup and operate traditional and precision cleaners.
  • Move material using forklifts.
  • Schedule, load and unload trucks.
  • Sample weigh parts as required.
  • Clean and organize area as required.
  • Determine acceptable quality by using visual inspection techniques and precision equipment.
  • Operate the shot peen equipment and package parts for shipment.
  • Perform any and all necessary PMs.
  • Maintain and control inventory. Perform computer inventory transactions.
  • Consistent Exposure to and the Ability to Comply with the Following Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions:
Physical Demands:
  • Ability to frequently move and/or lift forgings and dies weighing from 3-36lbs.
  • Ability to stand or walk the entire shift.
  • Ability to hear and talk to other teammates while working.
  • Ability to visually detect quality defects during production.
Environmental Conditions:
  • Ability to tolerate extreme temperature changes, wetness and/or humidity during production operations.
  • Ability to tolerate noise at a time weighted average of 97 decibels and occasional vibration due to use of tools and equipment.
  • Ability to tolerate fumes from forge press, forklifts, Tennant Sweeper, welding and cutting operations. Ability to tolerate occasional graphite/water mist from forging operations.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates residing within the immediate geographical area (within 50 miles) of South Bend, IN will be considered for this position.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck

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: 050216