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Heat Treat Technician - 1st Shift

Jackson, Mississippi
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Division is currently seeking a Heat Treat Technician to join our team. This position is based at our Jackson, MS 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 read and complete inspection ledger, inspection check sheet, operation sheet, move ticket and discrepancy report (DR) and other paperwork as necessary to comply with Quality Systems.
  • You will Operate gas and electric heat treat furnaces.
  • You will operate and program microprocessor control and carburizing furnace.
  • You will operate induction machines, set grid control, P control, and kilovolts to ensure correct frequency.
  • You will apply Statistical Process Control know how to detect an out-of-control condition.
  • You will use testing instruments to read temperatures and the depth and quality of hardness.
  • You will select and regulate furnace temperatures for specific treating jobs, visually inspect materials for foreign matter and positioning materials on racks or containers, load furnaces and select time prescribed heating cycles to bring material to proper temperatures.
  • You will read and complete inspection ledger, inspection check sheet, operation sheet, move ticket and discrepancy report (DR) and other paperwork as necessary to comply with Quality Systems.
  • You will perform minor grinding, lapping, deburr or repair work as required.
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:
  • One of the following types of experience is required:
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience performing machining, metalworking, material lab technician, or heat treat technician duties.
  • Welding or Machining certificate, or an Associate’s Degree in a technical field (e.g., Machining Technology, Fabrication, Mechanics, Industrial Technology, Maintenance) from an accredited institution.
  • 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.
  • No relocation benefits are being offered for this position.  Only candidates residing within 100 miles of Eaton’s Jackson, MS facility will be considered for this position 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • One year prior work experience as a heat treat technician
  • Prior work experience using Aerospace Material Specification (AMS) specifications
  • Prior work experience using Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Knowledge of or experience using NADCAP Accreditation AC7102 checklist
  • Successful completion of the Aerospace Material Specification (AMS) course in Principles of Heat Treat

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 FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

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

Requisition ID: 060208