Eaton Careers

Summer Intern, Perth Warehouse

Perth, Canada
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton Industries (Canada) Company located in Perth, ON has an opening for a Summer Intern as a Material Handler within our Shipping and Receiving / Warehouse department.

Primary Function:

Student will work as a Material Handler within the Perth facility’s warehouse.

• Picking and receiving material; move and pick up material from other departments, as needed
• Inspect and verify inbound material for condition, quantity and accuracy
• Packing and shipping Purolator shipments
• Complete necessary paperwork
• Inventory cycle counts
• Assist with offsetting warehouse vacations within the summer months
• Perform other related duties as assigned
• Perform all job functions with adherence to Eaton’s Philosophy and Values as well as the Safety and Environmental standards


Basic Qualifications:
• High School Diploma required
• Enrolled and returning to an applicable post-secondary program such as Manufacturing          Management, Supply Chain Management or Business Management
• Previous experience working in a warehouse or manufacturing environment an asset
• Candidates must be 18 years of age as of April 30, 2018
• Must be legally allowed to work in Canada without company sponsorship

Position Criteria:
• Strong analytical skills
• Strong customer services focus with a commitment to confidentiality, a high level of professionalism and time management skills
• Demonstrated ability to work safely, on multiple projects, in a manufacturing environment
• Good problem solving, mathematical skills and troubleshooting ability

Eaton has in place accessibility policies for accommodating employees with disabilities. If you are selected for an interview and require accommodations, please let the recruiter or hiring manager know so that we can work to make reasonable adjustments that best suit your needs. Accessibility information may be found at:  

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 – Canada
Organization: ESSG CA Canada

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: 051841