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Forklift Operator - 2nd Shift

Company: Eaton
Location: Waukesha
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Eaton's Electrical Power Systems division is currently seeking a Forklift Operator - 2nd Shift to join our team.

Shift premium of $1.25. This position is based at our North Street facility in Waukesha, WI.

This position is offering a sign-on bonus of $1,000*, less applicable withholding.
Bonus terms:
Bonuses are being offered for a limited time only. Applications must be submitted on or after June 11, 2021 to qualify.
Bonuses are only applicable to specific job types and shifts; additional terms and conditions may apply.
Associates must be employed at the time of the payout.
Bonuses will be payable in two installments: $500, less applicable withholding will be paid after three (3) months of employment and the remaining $500, less applicable withholding will be paid after nine (9) months of employment.

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:
Prepare, collect, and distribute to operators all materials required to wind coils. Perform a variety of direct and indirect tasks to optimize product flow and maximize the productivity of the coil winders.
Collect and distribute wire, insulating paper, leads, and other necessary materials needed to wind coil orders.
Verify that issued materials are the proper size/part number and checks for damage and proper quantity.
Return all unused materials to their designated locations insuring that materials are properly marked so that inventory accuracy is maintained.
Operate paper sheet machine to cut insulating paper to specified length sheets.
Set up and operates the paper slitting machine which cuts rolls of paper for coil winding operation.
Operate several machines for sizing, cutting and drilling materials used in the winding process. Assembles kits for coil orders and fills bins of stock coil materials.

Why work at Eaton? Below are a few of the outstanding benefits we offer:
Health benefits and Vacation time are available to use day one, Paid holidays, Shift premium, Retirement benefits, Paid Parental Leave, Educational Assistance Program, Wellness Reimbursement, and more!

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:
High School Diploma or GED (General Education Degree) from an accredited institution.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship, now or in the future.
No relocation is being offered for this role. All candidates considered must live within 50 miles of the Waukesha, WI facility. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous manufacturing experience.
Previous experience driving fork lift trucks.

As a contractor with the Federal government, Eaton is subject to the Executive Order mandating COVID-19 vaccination. As permitted by applicable law, the candidate(s) hired under this posting must provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines, or request a medical, pregnancy or religious accommodation exempting them from the requirement. Vaccination status will not be verified until after an offer of employment is provided, and candidates may also request a medical, pregnancy or religious accommodation at that time.

Eaton also considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with local laws. To request a disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your job search, application or interview process, please call 412-893-3600 or send an email to: AccommodationsForApplying@Eaton.com

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.


Manufacturing & Operations


North America - US/Puerto Rico

Primary Location

United States-Wisconsin-Waukesha

Work Locations

Waukesha WI Loc 3


ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

Job Level

Individual Contributor



Does this position offer relocation?




Requisition ID :103930

Keywords: Eaton, Waukesha , Forklift Operator - 2nd Shift, Professions , Waukesha, Wisconsin

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