Material Handler

Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical division is currently seeking a Material Handler on 1st shift to join our team. The position is based at our Wilsonville, OR 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 day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours  

 

In this position you will:

 
  • Observe good housekeeping and safety procedures and keep equipment, tools and work area clean and orderly through daily completion of 5S duties, including daily review of storage racks/labels, etc.
  • Adhere to all safety guide lines and procedures, as well as communicate any unusual conditions and potential safety hazards
  • Support plant’s Kaizen activities
  • Participate in team tier meetings: review daily goals, interrupters, and metrics
  • Ownership of incoming Advanced Purchase or application specific parts as well as Kanban material; ensure timely cycling and replenishment of materials, while maintaining accurate records of inventory
  • Moving material throughout assigned product lines, as needed; efficiently sort and manage incoming materials to assist in expediting production: (ex-kitting). This will include daily, regular communication and collaboration with the Supervisor, line leads, and the supply chain team to ensure the proper placement/storage of material, and to confirm stock levels of purchased parts.
  • Loading and unloading of incoming material trucks, as well as assisting with unloading of truck
  • Handling the disposal of pallets and crates efficiently while coordinating the proper disposal and recycling of material
  • Emptying scrap bins into scrap containers, and assisting in managing scrap waste of metal and wire
  • Work with Supply Chain team to store and manage excess and/or obsolete material per final dispositions
  • Daily regular communication with line leads to project stock levels of parts required for upcoming jobs, including increasing and decreasing stock levels based on production needs
  • Recognizing urgent requests from Supervisor and production employees with executing with immediate action and support upon receiving those requests
  • Writing DMRs as necessary-responsible for evaluating and reporting damaged or inaccurately ordered incoming material
  • Supporting material handling across other lines as necessary, based on production needs or absences and vacations
  • Assist Receiving and Production teams, when needed, with loading and unloading trucks with outgoing finished goods
 

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

 

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.

 
 
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Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or G.E.D. equivalent required 
  • Ability to lift 35 pounds – waist, shoulder, overhead
  • Ability to obtain forklift and overhead crane certifications
  • Ability to climb ladders
  • Must be able to work overtime- weekdays and weekend

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment (inventory, receiving, production)
  • Knowledge of Kanban, Vista, AS400 or related order-management system
  • Certified to operator a Forklift

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: ESSG PDCAD Power Distrib Control Assy Div

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time