Eaton Corporation Production Associate, Panelboard Assembly, Shipping in Sumter, South Carolina

Eaton is seeking a Production Associate, Panelboard Assembly, Shipping located in Sumter, SC.

Position Overview :

Provide manufacturing expertise and support in all areas of the Shipping Team including, but not limited to, check, label, pack and prepare for shipment all products and assemblies, ship using proper care and handling, and ensure that all transactions are accurate with the overall goal of timely order fulfillment and adherence to Eaton’s quality standards.

Essential Responsibilities :

Exhibit a strong adherence to quality by continually seeking methods of improvement for all functions of the position. Ensure that all products and parts adequately meet Eaton’s quality guidelines as they move throughout the production process. Perform quality checks as instructed.

Receive and carry out work assignments from management and internal customers so as to fulfill customer orders in a timely manner. Closely follow established procedures for completing assigned function and perform special assignments and/or projects as assigned.

Comply with all safety and industrial hygiene 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 and organized per 5S standards.

Work with members of a team to effectively complete work assignment. Receive information from team members regarding customer needs and product requirements and utilize this information to perform one’s function.

Exhibit strong analytical and problem solving skills so as to resolve any obstacles or delays that may occur in the production process.

Perform Lean Initiatives by recommending suggestions for improvement related to quality, work processes, and environmental safety and health.

Perform routine preventative maintenance when required to ensure peak performance of all manufacturing equipment.

Perform assigned function from oral / written instructions, shipping papers, bill of ladings, Vista, and AS400. Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum 1 year of manufacturing or operations experience.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 35lbs with reasonable accommodation. Incumbent must be able to stand for extended periods of time. Repetitive lifting, bending, and squatting is inherent to this position.

  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate area of the Sumter facility (50 mile radius) will be considered for this position.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Computer literate.

  • Working knowledge of Lean concepts.

  • Previous experience with cranes and fork lifts preferred.

  • Some experience in assembly operation, or assembly requiring drawings or diagrams.

  • Ability to read and comprehend front views, one line diagrams, bills of material and pick sheets.

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.

At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www. Eaton.com/careers.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: ESSG CDPAD Comml Distrib Prods Assy Div

Job Level: Entry Level

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is 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.