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Materials Planner

HI-LEX
Hazel Park, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life insurance, medical,
Job Description

Orders routine inventory parts to support production needs either internationally or domestically. Prepares purchase orders/releases and defers or expedites orders based on need. Enters order information into production control system. Compiles and prepares performance in information reports for suppliers, Hi-Lex associates and management.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Material Requirements Planning and Implementation in North America and International.
  • Inventory management of all (International/Domestic) components for on-hand safety stock levels, accuracy and build-out timing.
  • Analyze monthly premium freight charges, enters line accumes and scrap.
  • Prepares purchase orders/releases. Updates as necessary.
  • Defers or expedites orders depending on production needs.
  • Investigates and resolves discrepancies between shipments and orders.
  • Contacts suppliers when shipments are late.
  • Maintains current purchasing database through interaction with other Hi-Lex departments.
  • Prepares airier reports as necessary.
  • Coordinates international deliveries through customs clearance.
  • Performs other duties as necessary.

SPECIALIZED TRAINING, SKILLS, ABILITIES, EXPERIENCE:

  • 2-year degree in Business or equivalent field.
  • Previous purchasing experience helpful.
  • Knowledge of computer software programs (word processing, spreadsheets, etc.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS / WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Office environment with noises from computer peripherals such as printers and disk drives. Use of a video display terminal (VDT) for periods in excess of 30 minutes at a time. Possible eyestrain from extended periods of VDT viewing.
  • Factory environment with noise from manufacturing environment. Exposure to moving equipment, parts and electrical shock. Possible serious injury due to carelessness around equipment.
  • May lift, carry or moves objects - up to 50 pounds.
Company Description
Founded in 1946, HI-LEX stands alone for having conducted research that has expanded the developmental stages of creating new and innovative technologies. These new technologies have proven to be of exceptional quality and reliability while promoting and maintaining creative designs, functionality, and ease for our ultimate customer- the driver.
HI-LEX is proud to have received industry-wide recognition for its superior quality, technology, price, and delivery of Mechanical Control Cables, Window Regulators, Door Modules and Power Closure products. With facilities in many countries worldwide, HI-LEX is globally represented in all major automotive markets. Annually producing over 10 million automotive cable applications and window regulators, HI-LEX also remains one of the top market leaders in cable applications for recreational vehicles such as boats, ATV, personal watercrafts, motorcycles, and golf carts. HI-LEX - Producing worldwide products, getting worldwide recognition.

HI-LEX

Why Work Here?
Great benefits, competitive compensation, great work environment.

Founded in 1946, HI-LEX stands alone for having conducted research that has expanded the developmental stages of creating new and innovative technologies. These new technologies have proven to be of exceptional quality and reliability while promoting and maintaining creative designs, functionality, and ease for our ultimate customer- the driver. HI-LEX is proud to have received industry-wide recognition for its superior quality, technology, price, and delivery of Mechanical Control Cables, Window Regulators, Door Modules and Power Closure products. With facilities in many countries worldwide, HI-LEX is globally represented in all major automotive markets. Annually producing over 10 million automotive cable applications and window regulators, HI-LEX also remains one of the top market leaders in cable applications for recreational vehicles such as boats, ATV, personal watercrafts, motorcycles, and golf carts. HI-LEX - Producing worldwide products, getting worldwide recognition.

Address

1420 E 10 Mile Rd

Hazel Park, MI
USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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