Eaton Corporation Kearney , NE 68845
Eaton located in Kearney, NE has an opening for a Full-Time 3rd Shift Gear Forge Press Operator.
Operates Gear 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 Gears prints
Sorts gears, and slugs for defects
Adjusts machinery during changeover
Uses gauges to check Gears/gear specifications
Changes punches and dies as needed
Works with Toolroom on die quality problems
Gears Auditing (Quality Control)
Ability to troubleshoot machine malfunctions
Perform other incidental and related duties as required or assigned
High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution is required.
Must be authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
Relocation not included - must live within 50 miles to be considered.
Understands Statistical Process Control
Fork truck operation
Ability to setup machinery
Ability to read process sheets
Visual inspection of cold and hot parts
Entering data into computer
Position may require daily overtime, 7 days a week and working holidays
Physical requirements include constantly being on your feet, using a set of tongs to grab hot valves and perform quality checks. The employee would be working in extreme heat in the summer. When operating an automated press the employee will be on their feet for their shift.
Some walking required when completing change overs or tooling changes.
Lifting up to 50 lbs, pushing, pulling when changing tooling. In addition to the plant wide PPE the operator is required to wear green tinted glasses, shop coat and gloves.