Cycle Counter

Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Division is seeking a Cycle Counter on 1st shift to join our team. The position is based at our Aurora, CO 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


A Cycle Counter is responsible for maintaining a high level of inventory accuracy and integrity in the Warehouse.

In this function you will:
  • Utilize computer and perform cycle counts of components. Analyze cycle count information to determine root cause and corrective action. Resolve all errors by research and auditing of transactions.

  • Work on projects and special assignments as required. Initiative to be a self-starter and accomplish all tasks.

  • Receive, document, store, stage and issue all job related material to satisfy production requirements.

  • Select, prepare & update paperwork and schedules both on paper and computer.

  • Package, create and band equipment, parts, materials, products and accessories to minimize damage during shipment or staging and to create a safe work environment.

  • Apply labels, stickers, and stencils as required for identification and ease of storage or shipping.

  • Comply with all safety 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. Keep assigned work-area clean, organized, and orderly per 5S standards.

  • Monitor and control inventory integrity.

  • Maintain product identification and location program.

  • Research inventory discrepancies and work to reconcile them.

  • Responsible for completing physical inventories/cycle counts/random or receipt audits/reconciliations.

  • Track and report non-conforming product.

  • Resolve inventory problems in a timely manner.

  • Document damaged product.


Eaton has announced its intent to spinoff its Lighting Business into publicly traded company (“SpinCo”). This transaction is expected to be completed by the end of 2019 and this position is expected to remain with SpinCo. The compensation and benefits that will initially be offered for this position are based on Eaton’s plans, programs and practices. The Lighting Business is in the process of developing its total rewards philosophy, strategy and structure, including the design of its benefits and annual and long-term incentive plans that will take effect when SpinCo becomes a publicly traded company. If you are offered and accept this position and are actively employed by the Lighting Business when SpinCo becomes an independent, publicly traded company, you will be eligible to participate in SpinCo’s compensation, health, welfare, and retirement benefit plans and programs and should have no expectations that SpinCo’s plans and programs will mirror or be substantially similar to Eaton’s.


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.


Basic Qualifications
  • High School education or equivalent (i.e., diploma or GED) from an accredited institution required.
  • Must be able to work in the US without Company sponsorship.
  • 1 year manufacturing or warehouse/distribution experience is required.
  • 1 year of demonstrated experience using Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook is required.
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Aurora, CO will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of processes and procedures related to steel and bus fabrication, purchasing, receiving, shipping, and inventory control is preferred.

  • Broad range of knowledge in materials planning, scheduling, receiving, shipping, and tracking systems is desired.

  • SAP experience.

Position Criteria
  • Ability to work overtime.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team oriented environment.

  • Attention to detail and adaptability.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining safety and quality priorities.

  • Ability to perform all job functions in adherence to Eaton’s philosophy and values, policies as well as the Environmental, Health and Safety standards.

  • Technical aptitude (ability to read wiring diagrams,  technical drawings and materials documentation).

  • Candidate must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. with reasonable accommodation.

  • Incumbent must be able to stand for extended periods of time. Repetitive lifting, bending, and squatting is inherent to this position.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal format in English.

  • Candidate must be certified or willing to be certified in the operation of forklifts, cranes, and yard trucks to transport and locate equipment and materials to required areas.

  • Ability to distinguish between colors.

  • Strong problem solving abilities.

  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision.

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: EPG LD Lighting Division

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