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Materials Planner

Tekwissen
Jacksonville, FL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Overview:

TekWissen Group is a workforce management provider throughout the USA and many other countries in the world. Our client is an American food company formed by the merger of client Food and the third-largest food and beverage company in North America

 

Job Description:

  • The Materials Planner & Scheduler is responsible for ensuring daily efficient, accurate, and timely warehouse Operations. These operations include worker's safety, receiving, storage, order picking, shipping, inventory management, and warehouse facility management. The Materials Planner & Scheduler works under the parameters as defined by precedent, safety, quality, cost, and time constraints. The incumbent is expected to lead and direct associates in warehouse procedures.

  • To plan, coordinate, expedite, and confirm all weekly production schedules based on current and future material orders while also working to monitor and maintain inventory levels to meet profit goals and to prevent obsolete and out-of shelf life material accumulation.


PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES –

  • Lead materials improvement that relate to the overall cost savings plan for Client.

  • Drive plant related productivity and improvements relating to productivity

  • Participate in the QRMP yearly audit and supports the Jacksonville plant FSQ and QRMP initiatives on all procedures/programs pertaining to product safety

  • Lead the implementation of the QRMP (Quality Risk Management Process) system and operational standards as outlined in the plant accountability list to achieve targeted RCR.

  • Assist in the overall efficiency of the operation of the plant by monitoring inventories.

  • Monitor operations to ensure inventory is properly handled in loading and unloading.

  • Partner with business leaders on implementation of process improvement (Six Sigma/Lean/Heinz Global Performance System (HGPS)), including leading change initiatives, planning, and Comply with all applicable Environmental, Health and Safety regulatory requirements and Global Operational Risk Management (ORM) policies/procedures

  • Promote a performance-based culture that encourages continuous improvement and leverage Environmental, Health and Safety management excellence.

  • Review finished goods scheduling reports and schedule processing decks and production lines.

  • Determine material needs and work with PPIC Specialist to expedite delivery as required

  • Produce, print and distribute daily production schedules

  • Additional responsibilities of this position includes assisting in the creation of a culture of safety and health by performing work safely in accordance with all company safety procedures. Operates equipment safely and reports any unsafe work conditions or practice to supervisor. Occupational safety and health performance is measured in this position

  • Other duties as assigned


KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCIES-

  • Bachelor degree in Business Management or a Management related field preferred

  • Minimum of 5 years working experience in warehouse and shipping functions in a manufacturing

  • Knowledge of GMP and safe work practices

  • MRP experience preferred

  • SAP experience is preferred

  • Knowledge using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook strongly preferred

  • Six Sigma Blackbelt experience desired

  • Detailed and meticulous with good organizational skills

  • Demonstrated ability to meet or exceed deadlines

  • Demonstrated ability to delegate and follow through

  • Excellent time and management skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-motivated with excellent problem solving skills

  • The Materials Planner & Scheduler is responsible for ensuring daily efficient, accurate, and timely warehouse Operations. These operations include worker's safety, receiving, storage, order picking, shipping, inventory management, and warehouse facility management.

  • The Materials Planner & Scheduler works under the parameters as defined by precedent, safety, quality, cost, and time constraints. The incumbent is expected to lead and direct associates in warehouse procedures.

  • High school or GED required

  • physical Demands: Sedentary / lifting up to 10 lbs maximum

  • Intermediate MS Word and MS Excel Preferred

  • Intermediate Math

Skills / Competencies:

  • Time Management

  • Planning/Organizing

  • Attention to Detail

  • Analytical

  • Leadership

  • Judgment/Decision Making

Working Conditions:

  • Inside (75 +)

  • Noise and vibration


Working Hours:

  • Standard 40-hour work

  • Daily overtime potential

  • Weekend overtime potential

  • Other than standard 40-hour work week

Working Attire:

  • GMP Where required

PPE Safety Equipment:

  • Steel-toed safety shoes

  • Earplugs

  • Safety glasses

Tools, Equipment & Work Aides:

  • Office equipment and tools (copier, fax, phone, scan, etc.)

  • Manuals/catalogs

 

Tek Wissen® Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action Employer (m/f/d/v) supporting workforce diversity.

Company Description
TEKWISSEN Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/Disability/Veterans). We will consider all applications without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.

Tekwissen

Why Work Here?
A fast-growing company with good growth opportunity having 100+ active projects over 500 openings across the USA

TEKWISSEN Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/Disability/Veterans). We will consider all applications without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.

Address

Jacksonville, FL
USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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