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Set-up Operator 3rd shift

La Grange, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical division is currently seeking a Set-Up Operator to join our third shift team. This position is based at our La Grange, NC facility.

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 all required duties to operate, assemble, set up and maintain equipment.
  • You will set-up various types of machines.
  • You will assemble molds and components as specified in shop orders, routers and blueprints.
  • You will make adjustments as necessary to maintain production of quality parts.
  • You will break down, clean and store used molds and components.
  • remove carbon, rust or excess rubber from molds, bushings and blocks.
  • perform similar or associated duties as required or directed.
  • You will maintain work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
  • You will follow prescribed or standard safety regulations.
  • You will refer all unusual conditions or defective equipment to supervisor.
  • You will use various tools, and equipment and measuring devices in performance of duties.
  • You will perform molding duties as required to maintain flow of work through the department.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • High school Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • No relocation is provided. Only candidates within 50 miles of La Grange, NC will be considered for this position
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). 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 (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to use inspection measuring equipment (micrometers, etc)
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a multiple process-manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of various measuring instruments and ability to read blueprints

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 CPD UL Bussmann

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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: 056421