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Material Handler- 1st Shift

Manufacturing and Production

Material Planner


Omaha, Nebraska, United States

Eaton’s ES AMER ARS PDCAD division is currently seeking a Material Handler- 1st Shift.

Shift Hours: 6am - 3:30pm Monday - Friday. This role is eligible for overtime compensation, which can be mandatory at times.

The hourly rate for this position is $18.00 per hour.

Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

What you’ll do:

This position assists in distributing out our materials for our electrical metering, relaying and transformer components into medium voltage (5-38kv) switchgear assemblies as well as device wiring.

In this function you will:

• Operate a forklift to move raw materials and WIP on pallets from one location to another.

• Organize queue areas for WIP.

• Proactively stage material in production areas to minimize operator time wasted when searching for parts.

• Assist with checking in and loading job carts and processing surplus material returns.

• Build crates for miscellaneous orders as needed.

• Perform driving duties as necessary to pick up supplies for the shop or parts for outsourcing.

• Focus on continuous improvement and accomplishing team/plant goals; participate in Kaizen events.


Required Qualifications:

• High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution

• Must have a valid Driver's License

• Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and in the future

• No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates within a 60-mile radius of the work location will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation

Preferred Qualifications:

• 1-year Fork truck/ forklift experience

• Ability to drive a manual transmission

• Experience in a material handling or warehouse environment

Position Criteria:

• Ability to Communicate effectively with Inventory Specialist and Supervisors to ensure material is timely staged.

• Maintain work area cleanliness and assist in scheduled 5S activities.

• Must be willing to work overtime as required, including weekends.

• Good problem solving and troubleshooting ability

• Excellent history of work performance, team work and attendance



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