Eaton Careers

Despatch Operative

Redditch, United Kingdom
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton's Aerospace business has an opening for:

Despatch Operative


Location: Lakeside, UK


The Lakeside facility with 150 employees is a global supplier of high quality, conveyance components and systems for the aerospace and defense industry.



·         Primary packaging and labeling of parts

·         Booking parts to stock

·         Picking parts for kits

·         Dispersing Parts from inventory to kits

·         Identifying which parts need to ship and when

·         Picking parts to ship

·         Secondary Packaging and labeling of parts

·         Raising required shipping documentation and confirming when shipped

·         Checking  Parts and signing C Of C’s to confirm correct parts are packed and shipped

·         Identifying and organizing transport using required IT systems or booking processes

·         Loading parts to specified transport

·         Carry out regular cycle counting as per requirements



  • Knowledge and use of  MFG Pro Inventory and shipping programs
  • Knowledge and use of labeling software
  • Basic knowledge and use of Excel/SharePoint spreadsheets
  • Fork Lift License is desired
  • GCSE or equivalent


What Eaton offers:

Excellent working environment – safety and ethics are really important for us

Eaton Business System offering various tools for management and people development

Culture & Values - at Eaton, our values and culture define who we are

Inclusion & Diversity - openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully

Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen

About Eaton:

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

Eaton is a world leader and premier innovator in aerospace. Eaton designs, manufactures and integrates the industry’s most advanced products and technologies for hydraulic systems, fuel and inverting systems, motion control and engine solutions, propulsion sub-systems and cockpit interface and circuit protection applications for commercial and military programs. Eaton’s comprehensive portfolio of components consistently sets the industry standard for engineering excellence, resulting in superior systems design and integration capability. These products power hundreds of military and commercial aircraft platforms with a focus on improved reliability, weight reduction and fuel efficiency. For more information, visit and

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 053997