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Distribution Center Manager

Fontana, California
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Sector is currently seeking a Distribution Center Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Fontana, CA facility.

The Distribution Center Manager is responsible for providing strategic and operational leadership for an order fulfillment distribution center and providing functional excellence support for the divisional facilities.

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 ensure product receipt, storage, and order fulfillment operations run efficiently through the optimization of resources and processes while achieving key safety, quality, cost, and engagement performance.

  • You will drive the operation, development, and implementation of key processes to ensure compliance within company policies and procedures.

  • You will lead employee initiatives to create and promote an environment where team members are involved, empowered, and committed to the success of the company through the use of continual process improvement tools (such as Lean and Six Sigma) 

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

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution  
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a distribution center operation
  • Minimum of 2 years people management experience 
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Lean / Six Sigma experience with fully integrated and automated Warehouse Management Systems both for core process and slotting Experience with Transportation Management Systems
  • Experience with quality systems and ISO certification 
  • Master's degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 3 years of people management experience 
  • Bilingual in Spanish language

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: ES AMER HQ MFGSC

Job Level: Manager
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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 070958