Eaton Careers

Shipping/Receiving/Stockroom (2nd Shift)

Rumford, Rhode Island
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton’s Fluid & Electrical Distribution Division is currently seeking a Shipping/Receiving/Stockroom Associate to join our team. This position is based at our Rumford, RI facility.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

  • You will pick up, pack and wrap all outgoing shipments, packages, and letters (routine, express, and confidential) using proper size mailing folders, mailing containers, cartons, wooden boxes, and crates. Contact carriers for freight pickup and signature.   

  • You will weigh, mark and attach labels, stencil and prepare packing slips, bar code and traffic documents by shipper. Work with shipping documents, marking instructions and or verbal instructions.

  • You will prepare documentation for parcel post, mail ups, and ail other shipments, ensuring that proper documentation, signatures, and manifests are obtained and distributed.

  • You will pick up/deliver parts, materials, and supplies to vendors and/or customers.

  • You will occasionally operate trucks or cars. Maintain vehicles to ensure fluid levels are correct, interior and exterior of vehicles are clean and monthly maintenance service program is followed.

  • You will also operate forklift and other related material handling equipment.

  • You will sign for, receive in, deliver and stock all incoming materials, supplies and finished goods.


When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution required
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). 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 (i.e. Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area (within 50 miles) of Rumford, RI will be considered
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Must have three (3) months to one year experience in shipping and receiving  

Position Success Criteria: 
  • Ability to use simple mathematics such as addition, subtraction, decimals and fractions together with the use of formulas and charts

  • Ability to keep and understand shipping documents and records

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and Internet Explorer

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

Requisition ID: 064832