Eaton Corporation 2nd Shift Valve Forge Press Operator in Kearney, Nebraska

Eaton located in Kearney, NE has an opening for a Valve Forge Press Operator -2nd Shift.

Essential Functions:

  • Operates valve press.

  • Performs minor maintenance on machines.

  • Keeps work area clean and free of hazards – 5-S program.

  • Works and communicates with audit/quality control personnel and supervisor to identify quality problems or concerns.

  • Performs set-up on presses for different valve prints.

  • Sorts valves, gears, and slugs for defects.

  • Adjusts machinery during changeover.

  • Uses gauges to check valve/gear specifications.

  • Changes punches and dies as needed.

  • Works with Toolroom on die quality problems.

  • Valve Auditing (Quality Control).

  • Ability to troubleshoot machine malfunctions.


Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution is required.

  • Must be authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship

  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within a 50 mile radius of Kearney, NE will be considered for this position.

Position Criteria:

  • Understands Statistical Process Control.

  • Blueprint reading.

  • Fork truck operation.

  • Ability to setup machinery.

  • Ability to read process sheets.

  • Visual inspection of cold and hot parts.

  • Entering data into computer.

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: VEH NAA North America Auto

Job Level: Entry Level

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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