Eaton Corporation Coil Winder (2nd Shift) in Nacogdoches, Texas

Eaton in Nacogdoches, TX is seeking a full-time Coil Winder to work 2nd shift.

Primary Function:

Using defined procedures/processes/specifications and computer controlled coil winding machine, set-up, wind and insulate primary and/or secondary transformer coils.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform work in either or both of the following work centers:

  • Primary coil winding

  • Secondary coil winding

  • Attend work on a regular basis

  • Ensure compliance with Safety & Housekeeping practices, company policies and procedures

  • From Run Sheet determine coil part number and quantity to run; retrieve small parts from stores; key in coil part number

  • Set up coil winding machine in accordance with specifications on set-up screen (Mandrel size, duct parts, insulation tape type, paper size and thickness, wire/bar size and part number, low voltage/high voltage pads, alignment of bar/wire materials, etc.)

  • Activate machine to feed materials throughout winding process while following instructions on Run Screen to perform such functions as tape paper to mandrel, attach leads, add glue, add ducts, pull taps, pull finish lead, remove coil(s)

  • Label coil with ID number, work order #, part # and clock #.

  • Use measuring devices, hydraulic tools, small manual and powered hand tools, simple brazing, soldering and welding equipment and various other preparation equipment,

  • Rework damaged or defective coils

  • Make minor adjustments and perform routine upkeep to winding machines

  • Perform other operations as directed


Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Nacogdoches, TX will be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing or production environment

  • Familiar with manufacturing safety protocols and strive for quality

Position Criteria:

  • Works from quality and production standards, computerized winding sheets and prints, which furnish all coil specifications

  • May wind either or both primary and secondary coils

  • Finished coils vary in size from 10 to 85 pounds

  • Operator handles coils and material weighing up to 1000 pounds using a hoist, pushing and pulling to load and unload

  • Works with glue and is subject to burns, cuts, abrasions, bruises, etc.

  • Must be able to read and comprehend written materials such as safety, quality and operating instructions and perform basic math functions

  • The individual must be physically able to perform the essential functions of the job, wear required PPE, and have good visual acuity

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

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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