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Weekend Foundry Rover

Amarillo, Texas
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton Crouse-Hinds is currently seeking a full-time Weekend Foundry Rover to join our team. This position is based at our Amarillo, TX facility.
The Weekend Foundry Rover performs functions and duties of all positions in the foundry and factory to provide coverage to production needs. The core hours of this role are Friday to Sunday 5:00pm-5:00am.
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 perform duties related to the setup, operation and troubleshooting of mold machines , core machines , grinders  shakeout and furnace/pour deck operation.
  • You will ensure that the equipment is maintained at appropriate levels of cleanliness, utility according to schedules defined. 
  • You will recognize, document and notify supervision mechanical malfunctions and operating irregularities within the mold, core and grinding department.
  • You will utilize production documentation in which to track equipment downtime, setup and production events.
  • You will operate an automatic tapping, drilling and/or reaming machine and CNC machines.
  • You will regularly gauge and/or visually check castings following established procedures with a manual gauge and caliper.
  • You will manually assemble components and related materials as required with product.
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:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of Amarillo, TX will be considered
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience setting up and operating mold equipment (DISA), core equipment (Shalco), shakeout line (Pangborn and shakeout tables) grinding equipment (face and snag grinder).
  • Experience with Melt Department functions (operating monorail/magnetic crane, charging furnaces, managing Junker Auto-pouring System)
  • Proven ability to run a machine with multiple settings or specifications
Position Success Criteria:
  • Understand and utilize the lockout/tagout procedures
  • Understand and perform designed TPM functions in melt, mold, core and grinding department.
  • Work at varied heights using fall protection as required
  • Work in and understand confined spaces
  • Forklift and frontend loader certified
  • This position requires standing and/or walking for an entire eight – twelve hours
  • Ability to comprehend and follow moderately technical standards and maintenance procedures
  • Ability to bend and remove parts from a tub, placing into a fixture and cycling the machine by pressing palm buttons
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

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: EPG CHD EP Americas

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

Requisition ID: 055373