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Machinist/Die Repair -3rd Shift

Manufacturing and Production



Washington, Pennsylvania, United States

Eaton’s ES GEIS CHD division is currently seeking a Machinist/Die Repair -3rd Shift. The core hours are 11:00 pm to 7:00 am.

The hourly rate for this position is $26.46 per hour.

Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based on candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

What you’ll do:

We are seeking a skilled Machinist and Die Repair Specialist to join our team at our manufacturing facility located in Washington, PA. The successful candidate in this position will play an integral role in maintaining production functionality by maintaining and repairing complex dies to ensure our uninterrupted production of our high-quality steel boxes. This is a hands on position that gives you the ability to work with you hands and see the direct impact of your labor on a day to day basis.


Join a team that’s at the heart of Washington, PA’s heritage. As a Machinist/Die Repair at our long standing steel outlet box manufacturing plant. You’ll be more than just an employee – you’ll be an integral part of a tradition that shapes the future of Eaton and your community. This role is perfect for someone who takes initiative and thrives on achieving objectives. It’s a chance to roll up your sleeves and get involved with every stage of production, while also developing your leadership skills. You’ll work closely with various teams, giving you a unique opportunity to learn about different aspects of our business and production. If you are a hands-on worker eager to make your mark and grow with us we would love to have you on board.


This position is responsible for monitoring one or various production lines and operations in accordance with plant policies and procedures, ensuring smooth production operation during the shift. Some specific duties include:

  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications to set up and operate machine tools for outlet box construction.
  • Perform precision machining operations, including cutting, drilling, grinding, milling and turning to fabricate parts and components.
  • Inspect and measure machined components to ensure they meet precise specifications.
  • Conduct regular maintenance and repairs on dies including disassembling, diagnosing faults, and performing intricate repairs.
  • Specialize in the repair of progressive and compound dies, ensuring they function efficiently and effectively.
  • Modify and adjust dies for new product specifications and enhancements.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with dies to minimize downtime and maintain production schedules.
  • Implement and follow rigorous safety standards and protocols, particularly in handling heavy machinery and sharp tools.
  • Document maintenance, repair activities and machine logs.


Basic Requirements:

  • Ability to machine and construct tooling to drawing specifications to meet production need.
  • Ability to read, alter CAD drawings and blueprints.
  • Ability to use manual lathes, mills, grinders, etc. to fabricate process equipment.
  • Familiarity with machining a variety of tool steel material and including D2, A2, and copper.
  • Associate degree related to Tool and Machining or 3 years of experience as a die maker.
  • Experience in building die tooling for stamping/manufacturing processes.
  • Welding TIG/MIG experience
  • Familiarity with steel heat treating process.


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