Material Handler

Job Description

Eaton’s B-Line Division is currently seeking a Material Handler to join our team. This position is based at our Worcester, MA facility 

Position Overview:  

This position is responsible for operating a variety of material handling equipment (sit-down or stand-up fork trucks, pallet jacks, two-wheel and four-wheel dollies, cranes, pallet stackers/walkie rider, etc.) to unload/load and deliver materials throughout the fabrication work cells.


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. 


In this function you will:

  • Operate a variety of material handling equipment (sit-down or stand-up fork trucks, pallet jacks, two-wheel and four-wheel dollies, cranes, pallet stackers/walkie rider, etc.). Unload and load delivery trucks ensuring proper movement of materials throughout fabrication work cells.

  • Operate packaging/wrapping equipment.

  • Inspect all materials as they are picked and delivered; including package, wrap, weigh, and stage completed product.

  • Check completed parts to ensure compliance to Worcester Plant Quality standards and makes necessary adjustments when required to meet quality goals.

  • Maintain equipment and perform housekeeping duties as necessary.

  • Adhere to all environmental, health, safety rules and regulations, and work instructions.

  • Foster an environment that promotes Eaton’s goals, philosophies, and encourages continuous improvement through participation and teamwork  

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:

  • Minimum of one-two (1-2) years’ experience in light to medium industrial manufacturing environment, including experience with stand-up fork truck 

Position Criteria:

  • Requires utilization of standup fork truck daily

  • Requires frequent standing and bending. Must be able to regularly lift up-to 50-pounds. 

  • Ability to read written instructions and comprehend verbal instructions.

  • Ability to read and follow standard work.

  • Ability to use good judgment and problem-solving skills to make informed decisions.

  • Basic shop math.  

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 BLD WL WrightLine

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