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Materials Specialist

Samsung SDIA
Auburn Hills, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life insurance, medical, vision, 401k,
Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: 

The Materials Specialist is responsible for material delivery (Handover), inventory control (FIFO), 5S.  A Materials Specialist will utilize powered industrial equipment to ensure timely material flow within the plant and assembly lines. The MS will be actively engaged to meet daily customer demand and internal run off requirements at all stages of line readiness. Reporting directly to the Materials Supervisor you will interface with other functions such as quality, manufacturing engineering, production, and maintenance. This position places high premiums on effective teamwork, clear communication, initiative, and intelligent judgement to achieve and maintain material flow, efficiency, and quality. This includes, but is not limited to shipping and receiving, plant material flow and delivery, inbound and outbound scheduling.

ESSENTIAL ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Scans Boxes/Pallets at Drop zone when Hi-lo driver brings them and ensure components are properly labeled (Matching physical Quantity vs Label Quantity) and deliver them in the correct Block/Work station number and/or warehouse locations.
  • Ensures a MES scanning process is followed
  • Cycle Count Items and sub-assemblies in Inventory and record the data, comparing physical inventory vs MES/SAP Inventory Records. Research inventory discrepancies and ability to reconcile them
  • Maintain and Control Inventory, locate and put away all stock in organized manner
  • Monitoring Production Interlocks ( Prevent and React on Timely manner )
  • Safe Delivery of material to a fast paced lithium ion battery assembly line.
  • Responsible for operating a forklift to move, locate, relocate, stack, and count material.
  • Load and unload trucks
  • Transfer material physically and systematically between warehouse locations
  • Perform 5S activities.
  • Perform daily inspection check list prior to using equipment
  • Daily accountability for safety, quality, production requirements.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work area by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. 
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement for all aspects of this position.
  • Other tasks as assigned.       

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Computer experience with Microsoft Office Suite ( Word, Excel, Outlook )
  • Flexible and capable of adapting to change with the ability to follow work instructions.
  • Ability to stand, walk, carry light objects, handle or feel parts, reach with hands and arms, and lift 50 lbs.
  • Attention to detail in a fast paced environment, committed to continuous improvement activities.
  • Ability to work well with individuals and teams to ensure the team meets or exceeds expectations.
  • Ability to work overtime as business needs dictate.
  • Ability to travel between manufacturing facilities as required.
  • Experience with powered industrial vehicles including lift trucks and tuggers.
  • Working Level Knowledge of:
    • Materials and logistics
    • Cycle Counts
    • SAP experience is a plus
  • Experience solving problems tools ( 5 Whys & 8D’s )
  • Ability to Multi-task and work with minimum supervision

 

Company Description
About Us:
For over 70 years, Samsung has been dedicated to making a better world through diverse businesses that today span advanced technology, semiconductors, skyscraper and plant construction, petrochemicals, fashion, medicine, finance, and more. Through innovative, reliable products and services; talented people; a responsible approach to business and global citizenship; collaboration with our partners and customers, Samsung is taking the world in imaginative new directions. For more information on Samsung, refer to www.samsung.com.

Since establishment in 1970, Samsung SDI has continued its path of challenge towards creative innovation and brighter future. The secondary lithium-ion batteries manufactured by Samsung SDI are rapidly expanding their applications from digital mobile devices such as cell phone and laptop to electric vehicles such as xEV and Energy Storage System (ESS). Our employees are sparing no effort to further develop new and innovative technologies and products and to expand our presence into untapped markets.
Samsung SDI is a pioneer who will lead the future industry of new energy businesses based on rechargeable battery solutions. To preserve and maintain the great reputation built over the past 40 years, Samsung SDI will continue to strive towards future success. For more information on Samsung SDI, refer to http://www.samsungsdi.com/.

Samsung SDIA

About Us: For over 70 years, Samsung has been dedicated to making a better world through diverse businesses that today span advanced technology, semiconductors, skyscraper and plant construction, petrochemicals, fashion, medicine, finance, and more. Through innovative, reliable products and services; talented people; a responsible approach to business and global citizenship; collaboration with our partners and customers, Samsung is taking the world in imaginative new directions. For more information on Samsung, refer to www.samsung.com. Since establishment in 1970, Samsung SDI has continued its path of challenge towards creative innovation and brighter future. The secondary lithium-ion batteries manufactured by Samsung SDI are rapidly expanding their applications from digital mobile devices such as cell phone and laptop to electric vehicles such as xEV and Energy Storage System (ESS). Our employees are sparing no effort to further develop new and innovative technologies and products and to expand our presence into untapped markets. Samsung SDI is a pioneer who will lead the future industry of new energy businesses based on rechargeable battery solutions. To preserve and maintain the great reputation built over the past 40 years, Samsung SDI will continue to strive towards future success. For more information on Samsung SDI, refer to http://www.samsungsdi.com/.

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