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Stock Room Supervisor

Jackson, Mississippi
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Aerospace Group is currently seeking a Stockroom & Receiving Supervisor to join our team. The position is based in Jackson, MS.


The Jackson facility has approximately 500 employees and is a leader in the design, development, manufacture and delivery of Aerospace hydraulic components, systems and services to the global aftermarket and OEM markets. 


Responsible for supervising the activities of hourly employees engaged in receiving, storing, and disbursing raw materials, parts, and units to machining and assembly in order to maintain established production schedules.  #LI-JS1




The successful candidate will be able to do the following:


  •  Supervise the activities of hourly employees engaged in receiving, stocking, order pulling, and transporting material within the stockroom area.
  • Managing, developing and motivating the stockroom team, making sure they understand the importance of stockroom processes and safety

  • Supervise storage areas consisting of production stock and material handling equipment.

  • Schedule and plan work activity for approx. 20 people across 3 shifts, and instruct and assign work to employees to coordinate and carry out required material handling functions.

  • Work closely with other plant departments and supervision, including machining, assembly, product planning, scheduling, and maintain schedules.

  • Participate in the development and installation of material handling policies, procedures, and methods.  Provide recommendations and information generated by current and anticipated manufacturing conditions relative to operations supervised.

  • Manage Cycle Count Program for the stockroom

  • This position has a key role in Annual Physical Inventory for entire facility that contains average inventory of 50 million.

  • Ensure proper ERP transaction management to support inventory accuracy.

  • Participate with personnel of other departments to assure inventory turn rate.

  • Optimize stockroom storage and ensure efficient and accurate pulling of material.






Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Business or Supply Chain/Production Control from an accredited    


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Operations/Manufacturing

  • U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident status is required.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Experience in Production Control.

  • Thorough knowledge of Aerospace industry, complex machined materials management, lean manufacturing, MRP/ERP, and MFG Pro.


Position Criteria:


  • Strong ethics, values and the ability to influence others’ decision making.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects/activities; results driven.

  • Knowledge of product and manufacturing process.

  • Process oriented and ability contribute to continuous improvement.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 

  • Ability to lead change in a team environment (LS)

  • Ability to build effective teams; creative thinker (BOC)

  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and make effective decisions (DR)

  • Ability to think strategically and influence others’ decision making (S)

  • Thorough knowledge of material handling techniques gained through practical experience including knowledge of plant layout. 

  • Working knowledge of materials management and manufacturing procedures as related to material handling activity, including thorough knowledge of housekeeping and safety regulations.



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: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
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: 065026