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Foundry Casting Processor (2nd Shift)

Syracuse, New York
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton Crouse-Hinds is currently seeking a 2nd shift Foundry Casting Processor to join our team. This position is based at our Syracuse, NY 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 a wide variety of duties throughout the foundry areas following standard procedures and/or work instructions.
  • You will transport materials, castings and/or equipment with either a fork truck or payloader.
  • You will use a variety of rough grinding equipment, portable hand power tools and bench grinders as necessary to remove parting lines, gates, riser, flash and other surface defects as prescribed.
  • You will change your own small inspect grinding wheels or bits or dress wheels as necessary according to job requirement or when worn, place prescribed wheel or abrasive belt on machine or select wheels or belts within narrow limits.
  • You will set up and operate automatic molding machines as assigned and/or following work instructions, as well as operate shot blast cleaning equipment.
  • You will perform minor maintenance duties such as tightening loose parts (spray nozzles, etc.), replacing parts (sprues, etc.), clean assigned work area.


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 sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographic area of Syracuse, NY will be considered for this position

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One year experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong attention to detail; usually repetitive work or diversified operations requiring constant alertness or activity
  • One year experience working in a foundry environment

 Position Success Criteria: 

  • Ability to read, write, add, subtract and follow instructions; includes the use and reading of fixed gauges, and other instruments not requiring interpretation.
  • Strong attention to detail; usually repetitive work or diversified operations requiring constant alertness or activity
  • Moderate physical effort equivalent to continuous light, frequent average, or occasional heavy manual effort manual effort applied various ways in performance of various job duties.

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: 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: 061187