CNC Machinist- 2nd Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s Power Reliability Division is  currently seeking a CNC Machinist to join our team. This position is based at our South Milwaukee, WI facility.

The CNC Machinist is responsible for performing the tasks necessary to set up, operate, & machine quality parts on the turning machines.

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 & operate a variety of turn machines & equipment comprising of turret lathes, chuckers, automatic screw machines, etc. on a variety of shafts and castings, of various materials for standard product lines.

  • You will select proper tooling to set speeds and feeds, and calibration, while maintaining tolerance and production standards

  • You will perform miscellaneous duties and operate secondary equipment including, but not limited to, burr bench, cleaning operations, etc.

  • You will assist Quality and Engineering teams with problem solving and trouble shooting for new product development

  • You will maintain a clean and safe work area, will adhere to all facility environmental, health & safety guidelines, will encourage communication and participate with co-workers to further identify, reduce and eliminate potential hazards.

  • You will assist in maintaining an atmosphere of continuous improvement and team efforts for accomplishing departmental and plant goals.

  • You will perform cell housekeeping duties on each shift along with basic machine cleaning & care, to meet 5-S requirements.

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:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum one (1) year experience in operating CNC machinery

  • Minimum one (1) years experience working with blue prints/ schematics, micrometers and calipers.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of the work location will be considered.


Preferred Qualifications:


Position Success Criteria :

  • Ability to read and use drawings, routings, blue prints, specifications, part numbers, and other shop documents affecting this position.

  • Abilities in the use of micrometers, calipers, indicators, and various other measuring instruments.

  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and any shift as needed

  • Ability to stand, sit and/or walk on a hard surface as well as safely bend, stoop, reach and use ladder up to 8 hours a day, occasionally up to 12 hours per day

  • Ability to lift 25 pounds frequently and occasionally 50 pounds or more

  • Vision to accurately read all necessary production documents and computer monitor screens

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: ESSG CPSD PRD Power Reliability Division

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