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Screw Machine Set Up/Operator - 3rd Shift (121100)

Manufacturing and Production

Machine Operator



Syracuse, New York, United States

Eaton’s Electrical Crouse-Hinds division is currently seeking a 3rd shift Machine Operator-Screw Machine to join our team. This position is based at our Syracuse, New York facility. This role will start at $20.11/hr with room for growth on further training.

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.

Essential Functions:

  • Plan and perform setups for a wide range of turning, drilling, reaming, tapping, boring, recessing, forming, facing, sawing and similar machining operations on six spindle bar and magazine secondary operation machines.
  • Determine proper operation sequence, select cams, tools, feeds and speeds required to grind tools to meet varying conditions.
  • Detect defective material or faulty operations. Refer unusual conditions to superior.
  • Perform simple assembly and packing duties as directed to form boxes, pick and kit parts from the Material Replenishment System (MRS) and pack correct number and type of parts in each box.
  • Visually inspect all gauges, tools and fixtures before storage; make minor repairs as necessary. Request replacement or send out for repairs, all damaged items.
  • Duties involve application of some specialized knowledge and experience and the use of judgment to plan and perform sequence of operations or procedures within limits of standard or recognized methods and established precedent.

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.
  • Ability to use shop arithmetic. Ability to read ordinary drawings or job layouts.
  • Ability to use micrometers, protractor, depth and fixed gauges. Knowledge of tools, machining methods and cutting quality of various metals.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.
  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographic area (50 miles) of Syracuse, NY will be considered for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum (3) three progressive years’ experience with screw machines.

Why work at Eaton? Below are a few of the outstanding benefits we offer:

  • Health benefits are available to use on day one!
  • Paid holidays
  • Shift premium
  • Retirement benefits
  • Educational Assistance Program, Wellness Reimbursement, and more!

Eaton also considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with local laws. To request a disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your job search, application or interview process, please call [Register to View] or send an email to:

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.


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