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Brake Operator- 3rd Shift

Sherman, Texas
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s B-Line Division is currently seeking a Brake Operator to join our team. This position is based at our Sherman, TX facility.

The Brake Operator will operate production equipment, specifically the brake press, for fabrication of products. The core hours for this position are on third shift.


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, understand and proficiently operate all Press controls.
  • You will troubleshoot various and appropriate machine problems.
  • You will identify and tag shop orders with product.  Retrieve/enter data into system.
  • You will ensure quality and proper documentation on all parts.
  • You will maintain components and supplies as required to operate efficiently.
  • You will brake components based on print specifications.
  • You will perform 5S & Continuous Improvement activities.

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
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Sherman, TX will be considered
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Brake and machine operating experience
  • Computer skills to include bending program loading
  • Solid math skills; analytical and reasoning skills
Position Success Criteria:
  • Able to stand on feet continuously during shift and able to lift 50 lbs without assistance
  • Requires PPE to include safety glasses, steel-toe shoes, leather gloves, and hearing protection (as required in high noise areas)
  • Environment exposure includes sharp objects, pinch points, oil, sparks


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 BLD BLine Division

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

Requisition ID: 066291