Packer - 2nd Shift

Job Description

Eaton's Lighting Division is seeking an Packer to join our 2nd shift team. This position is based at our Vicksburg, MS facility.
Position Overview:
The Cooper Lighting division of Eaton in Vicksburg, MS is seeking driven candidates to fill fast paced positions in the Assembly team. Cooper lighting is a major player in the outdoor lighting product industry and serves worldwide commercial, industrial, residential and utility markets. Positions are available on both 1st shift (7:00 am – 3:30 pm) and 2nd shift (3:30pm – 12:00am). We require employees to be flexible and open to working on either shift when necessary. Candidates will work in a fast-paced environment where your attention to safety, quality and productivity will greatly impact your success.
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:
  • Package, label, palletize and remove finish good fixtures, specialty fixtures and /or fixture parts and components as they reach completed stage.
  • Work as directed by instructions from supervisor or set-up personnel and/or manufacturing instructions.
  • Obtain proper materials respective to each job, assembling cartons or packaging as required.
  • Maintain orderly working and storage area, keeping packaging cartons, contents and pallets in a neat and orderly manner
  • Must observe safety rules and regulations at all times
  • Work with tools such as tape dispenser, utility knives, tape machines, electric staplers, pallet jacks electrical/manual, banding equipment, cranes/lift assist, computer, SAP, TDM, EOL Testing, weight scales, label printers, scanners, and protective safety and electrostatic dissipative equipment.  


Required (Basic) Qualifications: 
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) from an accredited institution
  • Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates within a 50-mile radius of Vicksburg, MS will be considered.  Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.
Preferred qualifications:
  • Two or more months of related experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be able to lift up to 60 lbs on a regular basis during the entire shift.
  • Attention to detail required to perform duties accurately.
  • Must be able to perform basic math functions including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
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.

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