Eaton Corporation Associate III - Machinist - Weekend Shift Nights (Fri-Sun) 7pm -7am in Van Wert, Ohio

Eaton in Van Wert, OH is hiring an Associate III – Machinist - Weekend Night Shift.

Shift hours: Fri-Sun (7pm-7am)

Primary Responsibility:

This position will involve the set-up, gauging, prove out programs, and operate machine tools to perform a series of

progressive machining operations on repetitive work to exacting tolerances. Actively support and strive to meet the

strategic goals set by yourself, the facility and Eaton Corporation.

Essential Functions:

  • Must be able to learn, apply, and retain new techniques, concepts and procedures required for continuously improving

products, processes, services, deliveries and overall quality.

  • Ability to read and understand blue prints, control plans, routers, job instructions and measurement tools.

  • Must meet or exceed all quality standards set by the customers and individual Value Stream. Must also maintain the

quality standards defined for the entire facility.

  • Maintain flexibility to be able to move from work area to work area in order to meet the delivery expectations of the

customers and the productivity goals for the plant. Able to work efficiently to establish standards without constant


  • Promotes cooperation and "team oriented" work environment at all times under the direction of leadership.

  • Creates/maintains a safe work environment and practices safety for themselves and others at all times.

  • Must maintain a clean and well-organized work environment and support our 5S program.

  • Work from programming, operational data, setup instructions defining and coding tool arrangements, fixtures, and

material clamping methods

  • Setup machine calibration and console settings for operations such as boring, milling, drilling, facing, threading, and

occasional profiling and contouring.

  • Operate Coordinate Measurement Machines (CMM) to verify part quality

  • May be required to operate laser and/or electron beam welders to meet print requirements for weld geometry using

prescribed procedures and specifications for work, which is repetitive and operationally standardized.

  • May be required to operate other special machines such as the APEX and Snyder using process sheets and meet print


  • Employee is responsible for maintaining oils, coolant levels, and all filters changes on the machines

  • Ability to multitask as it includes: operating overhead cranes, large ban saws, cutting and stenciling various sizes of bar


Basic Qualifications:

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

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience operating manual, NC, and/or CNC machine tools with experience in jobs setups requiring tooling and fixturing changes

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographical area (within 50 miles) of Van Wert, OH will be considered for this position.

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

  • All positions require use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in arms regulations. 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, Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Position Criteria:

  • Blueprint reading including Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T)

  • Basic math skills (measurement conversion, addition/subtraction, decimals/fractions)

  • Gauging concepts and techniques (calipers, high gages, micrometers, profiometer, roundness gauges, plug gages, air gages, dial depth gages, etc)

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: HYD FCV Fluid Conveyance Division

Job Level: Individual Contributor

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

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