Eaton Careers


Los Angeles, California
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace division is seeking a Deburrer on 1st shift to join our team. The position is based at our Los Angeles, CA 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

This position will be responsible for deburring complex parts and visually inspect for defects while maintaining manufacturing productivity and standards. Parts may include multiple manufacturing process steps within the deburr operations. Ensure quality compliance of all parts following customer specifications and internal drawings and procedures.  May train more junior staff in deburr procedures. 

• You will perform complex manual deburring with tight quality tolerances. .

• You will read and interpret engineering drawings, blue prints, customer specifications, internal drawings and procedures for complex parts.

• You will be able to manually generate radius requirements at internal cross hole intersections, slots and cast features using required “deburring” tools and microscope.

• You will visually inspect parts determining defects (i.e.  machining operations, rust vs. heat-treat scale, etc.) and advise supervision of issues. 

• You will examine parts for completeness

• You will perform  majority of deburr operations under a microscope.

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.


Basic Qualifications:

•High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution

•Minimum 2 years experience in deburring machines parts within a manufacturing environment

•No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within 50 miles of Los Angeles, CA facility will be considered for this position.

•Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future.

•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.

•Eaton will consider for employment, qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the FCIHO

Preferred Qualifications

•Technical degree in manufacturing, machining, or related field

•Five (5) years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.  Aerospace experience preferred

•Five (5) years’ experience in machining, deburring, honing or lapping parts in a manufacturing environment.

•Strong visual inspection skills
•Strong time management skills
•Able to perform basic shop math
•Able to demonstrate mechanical aptitude

•Involvement in successful process definition and re-engineering.

•Familiar with Kaizen, Lean Manufacturing techniques such as Value Stream Mapping, 5S, TPM, Error Proofing, Standardized Work, Set up Reduction, Continuous Flow, and Pull

•Experience in Troubleshooting Problems using quality tools such as statistics, 8D, 5 Why, Fishbone diagrams, etc.

•PC computer skills (Excel, Access, Word, Outlook, etc...) with ability to learn other programs

Position Criteria:

 •Familiar with machines tools, production methods and shop practices preferred.

•Ability to learn equipment and processes for fabrication of aerospace parts, produce parts in accordance with the production plans, sketches and/or verbal instructions. Ability to maintain close tolerance dimensions on critical parts.

•Knowledge of dimensional measuring instrumentations and use of such tools to verify actual measurements of machined dimensions and features.

•Ability to read and interpret drawings, sketches, manufacturing routings, procedures, and routers.

•Good verbal and written communication skills a must.

•Familiarity with Statistical Process Control (SPC) principles and methods.

•Ability to logically solve problems and to keep assignments and projects moving in an orderly and structured fashion.

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: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 072365