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Machine Operator

Company: Eaton
Location: Syracuse
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

Eaton Crouse-Hinds Electricial division is currently seeking candidates to join our first shift team in the Plating Department. This position is based at our Syracuse, NY facility.

Position Overview:

In this position, candidates will have an opportunity to work on our plate line loading, hanging, spray painting, and washing parts.

In this function you will:
Perform all required/repetitive duties to load, unload, rack, hang, spray paint, wash, into barrels, etc. a variety of materials and components assigned, to and from conveyors, paint hooks/tables, trees, trucks etc. prior to and after zinc plating, and department painting processes, following prescribed MWI procedures.
Apply paint to obtain prime coats, finish coats, and wrinkle coats avoiding runs, beads, clogged holes, sags, pinholes, and other painting defects.
Inspect all painted/plate surfaces, materials/parts for excessive moisture during "blow off" station, defects and separate material ensuring that quality standards are maintained.
Place material into proper shipping or storage containers to prevent damage to painted surfaces. Duties performed at any work station assigned to the meaker plating process as directed by supervisor and /or group leader.
Clean excess residue coating from hooks, racks, fixtures, tanks, equipment, and materials as prescribed or directed.
Detect and report defective material and faulty operations.

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.

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:
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future
No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Syracuse, NY will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred qualifications:
Experience working in a manufacturing or production environment

Position Criteria:
Experience working in a manufacturing or production environment

As a contractor with the Federal government, Eaton is subject to the Executive Order mandating COVID-19 vaccination. As permitted by applicable law, the candidate(s) hired under this posting must provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines, or request a medical, pregnancy or religious accommodation exempting them from the requirement. Vaccination status will not be verified until after an offer of employment is provided, and candidates may also request a medical, pregnancy or religious accommodation at that time.

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 412-893-3600 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.


Manufacturing & Operations


North America - US/Puerto Rico

Primary Location

United States-New York-Syracuse

Work Locations

Syracuse NY Loc


EPG CHD EP Americas

Job Level

Entry Level



Does this position offer relocation?




Requisition ID :103763

Keywords: Eaton, Syracuse , Machine Operator, Other , Syracuse, New York

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