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Material Support Specialist (Noon-8:30pm)

Beltsville, Maryland
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Our Beltsville, MD manufacturing facility is home to 400+ passionate and creative team members. Our products power hundreds of military and commercial aircraft platforms with a focus on improved reliability, weight reduction and fuel efficiency. Components & products developed at our location are used for the Mar’s Rover, protecting the Declaration of Independence, and keeping passengers cool and safe as they travel to their favorite vacation destinations. Eaton’s comprehensive portfolio sets the industry standard for engineering excellence, customized solutions for today’s industry needs while developing new technologies for next-generation aircraft designs. If you’re looking for work that is engaging, exciting, and meaningful then join us and contribute to making what matters work.
Eaton in Beltsville, MD has an opening for a Material Support Specialist (Noon-8:30PM).    
Primary Shipping/Receiving Functions:  
  • Inspect parts, verify lot numbers, and perform packaging and receiving of shipments
  • Process shipments to customer specific requirements including generating certification of compliance
  • Package parts/material and print labels for shipments to customers and external vendors.
  • Interact with all necessary carriers (FedEx, UPS, DHL, etc.)  Interact with customer service, team leaders and quality to solve any order issues or requirements.
  • Help resolve more complex MRP requirements issues
Primary Stock Room / Kitting Functions:  
  • Receives and verifies lot numbers on components into stock room
  • Issues components and/or tools or fixtures to the manufacturing floor from what is called out in the router/ Call or what is requested by the technicians.
  • Monitor the stock/inventory in order to ensure on time delivery.
  • Perform inventory cycle counts
  • Help resolve more complex MRP requirements issues
Other Functions:
  • Create a call order as during receiving of product
  • Participate in continuous improvement of processes.
  • Work in accordance with general safety rules and practices.
  • Perform all 5S+ activities and keep immediate area compliant


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a inventory control, kitting and/or shipping in a manufacturing/operations environment
  • 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 (50 miles) of the Beltsville facility will be considered
  • All positions require use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in arms regulations. All applicants must be U.S. Persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. Person as a U.S.Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident, Political Asylee, or Refugee
Position Criteria: 
  • Must be able to lift up to 35lb on a regular basis
  • Able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work without supervision
  • Must possess good math and troubleshooting skills
  • Capable of interpreting schematics and technical drawings
  • Requires frequent lifting, bending and operation of mechanical equipment
  • Must be able to use both hands constantly and work in adverse weather conditions                                                    

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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

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

Requisition ID: 045631