Material Handler - Receiving 1st Shift

Job Description

Eaton’s eMobility division is currently seeking a Material Handler – Receiving 1st Shift to join our  team. This position is based at our Tualatin, OR facility.


The Material Handler will be responsible for providing manufacturing expertise and support in the receiving area including, but not limited to, allocation of materials, kitting, verifying, receiving, and shipping with the overall goal of timely order fulfillment and adherence to Eaton’s quality standards. 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 utilize computer and perform cycle counts of components. 

  • You will receive, document, store, stage and issue all job-related material to satisfy production requirements.

  • You will support assembly requirements for materials as needed.

  • You will package, create and band equipment, parts, materials, products and accessories to minimize damage during shipment or staging.

  • You will exhibit a strong adherence to quality by continually seeking methods of improvement for all functions of the position. Ensure that all products and parts adequately meet Eaton’s quality guidelines as they move throughout the production process. Perform quality checks as instructed.

  • You will receive and carry out work assignments from management and internal customers so as to fulfill customer orders in a timely manner. Closely follow established procedures for completing assigned function and perform special assignments and/or projects as assigned.

  • You will comply with all safety and industrial hygiene requirements, including proper use of personal protective equipment and operation of equipment in a safe and competent manner. Understand and meet all departmental safety objectives and goals.

  • You will keep assigned work-area clean and organized per 5S standards.

  • You will exhibit strong analytical and problem-solving skills so as to resolve any obstacles or delays that may occur in the production process.

  • You will be expected to perform these tasks without direct supervision.

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.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Computer literate
  • Position requires willingness to become certified in operation of forklifts and other hand tools to transport and locate equipment and materials to required areas.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 40lbs with reasonable accommodation. Incumbent must be able to stand for extended periods of time. Repetitive lifting, bending, and squatting is inherent to this position.
  • Working knowledge of Lean concepts.
  • Knowledge of processes and procedures related to electrical/mechanical assembly, receiving, shipping, and inventory control.
  • Computer skills include SAP and Microsoft Office.

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: VEH EMB eMobility

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