Eaton Careers


South Molton, United Kingdom
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description


The post holder will be responsible for maintaining delivery performance to both external & internal customers, ensuring that piece parts are launched to the shop floor in good time to meet all specified programs.  Equally important is the management of Stock and WIP, keeping these to a minimum, and the following of batch control requirements of the Aerospace industry.


Order book management and the provision of forecast dat

Inventory Management and control

MRP planning parameter maintenance

Shipping of product to Customer (internal & external)

Achieving OTD

Product expediting through machine shop and assembly cell

Co-ordinate supply chain both internally and externally

Creating picking lists

Stock checks and rotation

Cycle counting

Direct customer liaison (internal & external)

Attend meetings and assist in setting priorities of team

Acting upon information discussed and implemented during meetings

Create reports to establish priority of workload and assemblies

Develop & maintain close working relationship with purchasing to ensure continuity of external parts supply

Assisting in stores responsibilities, including :

Issuing of parts against the appropriate material requests

Receiving and checking components against incoming documentation

Issue and despatch transfer orders to other warehouses

Lean materials management and understand lean principles






Clear understanding of MRP systems and planning parameters
  • Clear understanding of inventory control and supply chain management
  • MFG-Pro knowledge advantageous but training will be given
  • Knowledge of traceability processes
  • Experience in Kanban systems
  • Good communication and influencing skills required
  • IT Literate - Microsoft office experience (Word/Excel, including ability to analyse data in MS Excel)
  • Aerospace experience an advantage




    Formal training in production control or inventory management preferred

    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 FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

    Job Level: Individual Contributor
    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: No

    Requisition ID: 072577