Job Description

Eaton’s Cooper Lighting business is currently seeking a Driver to join our team. This position is based at our Hicksville, NY location 

Position Overview:

This position prepares and moves products to the end result of servicing customer demands based on required material deliveries and shipments onto trucks


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. 

  • Conduct local deliveries within the New York City / Five Borough region
  • Examine shipment contents and compare with records such as invoices or orders to verify accuracy and record shipment data, such as weight, charges, space availability, damages, or discrepancies for reporting, accounting, or recordkeeping purposes

  • Prepare documents, such as work orders, bills of lading, or shipping orders, to route material

  • Accurately read, pick, and verify invoices or orders
  • Operate manual and automated wrapping and strapping machines
  • Deliver or route materials to departments using pallet jacks or forklifts

  • Requisition and store shipping materials and supplies to maintain inventory of stock

  • Examine and inspect containers, materials, and products to ensure that packing specifications are met. 

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


Required (Basic) Qualifications:

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Prior experience driving truck routes in NYC area

Position Criteria:
  • Ability to work flexible hours including nights and weekends with advanced notice.

  • 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  

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.

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: EPG LD Lighting Division

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time