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Machine Operator - Press Brake - 3rd Shift

Waukesha, Wisconsin
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton Power Systems is currently seeking a Machine Operator-Press Break-3rd shift to join our team. This position is based at our Waukesha, WI (Badger Drive) facility.
The Machine Operator-Press Break lays-out material per blueprint. Sets-up and operates a 230 Ton/400 Ton Hydraulic Press Brake for forming various sizes and gauges of steel into transformer tank components.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
  • You will set-up forming dies and punches in the press brake.
  • You will enter part number information into the computer terminal. After forming a part and doing a first piece check, you will make the necessary corrections to the part program to adjust for variations in material.
  • You will position each piece against stops and forms piece to the required angle and bends.
  • You will check finished piece against print for correct dimensions, makes adjustments to the press brake as needed.
  • You will work with another operator to aside completed parts to pallet.
  • You will develop computer programs for new parts.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications
  • Must have a High school diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited institution
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Waukesha, WI will be considered
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
  • Minimum of 6+ months of machining experience within a manufacturing environment is required.

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 CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 053821