Eaton Corporation Grinding Machine Operator- 3rd Shift in Amarillo, Texas

Eaton in Amarillo, TX is seeking a full-time Grinding Machine Operator to work 3rd Shift.

The Grinder position will perform functions and duties in the foundry related to finishing a casting, including shakeout, shot blasting, sorting, and visual inspection.

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 visually inspect and manually sort castings according to finishing needs

  • You will use a snag grinder and/or face grinder to remove casting defects following established procedures

  • You will place castings in appropriate containers to prevent product mixing

  • You will perform a variety of duties to clean castings using shot-blast machine

  • You will direct castings from conveyor into tubs on the shakeout operation

  • You will handle castings and visually inspect and sort castings according to finishing needs

  • You will perform other duties as assigned

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 Amarillo, TX will be considered

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Prior experience using grinding wheels

  • Prior experience in an industrial setting

  • Understanding of material movement

  • Prior experience operating a forklift

Position Success Criteria:

  • Understand and utilize the lockout/tagout procedures

  • Work at varied heights using fall protection as required

  • Ability to climb ladders\

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 CHD EP Americas

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is 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.