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Eaton Corporation Vehicle Division

23rd February 2018

CNC Machine Operator

Title: CNC Machine Operator

Shifts: Afternoon or Night Shift available

Location: Kings Mountain, NC


Eaton located in Kings Mountain, NC has position openings for Machine Operators on the afternoon shift (3:00 pm - 11:20 pm).


Position Overview:

The Machine Operator role sets up and operates assigned machines and gauging equipment necessary to process gears and/or shaft components from rough material for pre-heat treat processes or from heat-treated material for post-heat processes.


Essential Functions:

Operate CNC lathe, CNC hob, CNC shaper, CNC shavers, deburring equipment, and/or Hard Turn lathe, and/or Hard Finish machines, as assigned.
Set up and operate assigned machines in a timely manner.
Produce and maintain all part characteristics according to specifications as well as visually inspect tools for excessive wear.
Select and install tooling as required by the process sheet for setup to manufacture the parts.
Physical aspects of the job include lifting parts weighing as much as 20 pounds of rough forging
Obtain inspection from gear lab and, if necessary, readjust setup to obtain proper spline or tooth
form, lead, involute, finish and/or size.
Inspect product samples for highest quality acceptance using proper inspection procedures and
maintain S.P.C. charts, control  plans, etc. as required.
Performs minor and preventative maintenance as required and reports unusual conditions, safety issues or effective material to Coach.
Adhere to all safety procedures and company policies.
Assist in maintaining atmosphere of continuous improvement and team efforts for accomplishing plant goals by using our Quality systems (e.g. QS, 9000, TS 16949) an Environmental system (e.g., ISO 14000).
Participate in Continuous Improvement efforts that support department and plant goals.
Maintains work area housekeeping and assist in department/team housekeeping efforts.
Assist in training new employees

Basic Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution.
Minimum of 1 years manufacturing experience.
Minimum of 1 years CNC machining OR manual machining experience.
No relocation is offered for this position. Only candidates located within 50 miles of Kings Mountain, NC will be considered for this position.
Legally authorized to work in the US on an on-going basis without company sponsorship.


Position Criteria:

Must be able to life 35-50 lbs.
Must be able to work overtime if needed
Blueprint reading experience
Familiar with entering data into computers
Experience with basic measuring tools 


If interested, please contact:


Phone: 440-523-5153

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