Eaton Corporation Operator in Williamsburg, Virginia

Eaton’s Residential and Wiring Devices Division located in historic Williamsburg, VA has an opening for a Fabricator to join the team. The Operator would be responsible for setup, operating, and maintain production machinery to perform close tolerance operations of Mazak CNC Laser Cutter.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reads job instructions and/or blue prints to cut required products

  • Operates production equipment according to guidelines and in a safe manner. Practice good housekeeping.

  • Performs set-ups and minor maintenance of equipment. Troubleshoots equipment when required.

  • Monitor oil and coolant levels of machines.

  • Moves product from previous operation to next operation.

  • Adjusts machines, tooling, and wheels to keep product within specified tolerances per job instructions.

  • Completes production documentation (first piece approvals, routing tags, scrap tickets, etc.) accurately and neatly.

  • Uses specified gages to insure proper product tolerances.


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 being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) of Williamsburg facility will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum one year machining background and setting up metal working machines

  • Minimum one year running a machine with multiple settings or specifications .

Position Criteria:

  • Understanding of how to use precision gauging instruments

  • Ability to proactively work with other team members

  • This position requires standing and/or walking for an entire eight – overtime required

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: EPG RWDD Residential Wiring Devices Div

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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