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Shipping/Receiving Associate

Eden Prairie, Minnesota; Minnetonka, Minnesota; Chanhassen, Minnesota; Plymouth, Minnesota
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton located in Eden Prairie, MN has an opening for a Shipping Associate- 2nd shift. This position starts at $16.48/hr plus a shift differential. 
Position Overview:
Work as a team with the primary purpose of maintaining a continuous flow of material through a manufacturing cell or work area, as required, to meet production requirements.  Promote continuous improvement to eliminate defects and improve the efficiency of the process.
 Essential Functions:
  • Set up and perform a variety of operations including, product painting and packing, and service stores.
  • Unload and load merchandise from freight cars and trucks.
  • Unpacks, shelves or otherwise stores merchandise in proper storage location; moving merchandise around warehouse by hand, truck or other method.
  • Loading and unload merchandise for painting.
  • Some post paint assembly.
  • Perform finished goods inventory cycle counting.
  • Run the U.P.S. and FedEx manifesting station.
  • Follow plant, safety, and environmental rules and regulations.
  • Perform other duties as required.
  • Model the Eaton ethical conduct policy, the Eaton Values and Philosophy, and comply with all other corporate, plant, and regulatory policies and regulations as applicable.
  • Support plant lean, safety, quality and continuous improvement efforts such as 5S and Mini Plant.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma/GED from an accredited institution
  • Must be authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area, 50 miles of Eden Prairie, MN will be considered

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: HYD PMC Power Motion Control

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 045056