MANUFACTURING MATERIALS SUPERVISOR

Location: LISBON, CT
Date Posted: 07-12-2018
We are pleased to present the following job opportunity with our client!  Take a look and if you meet the requirements please submit your resume and we'll be in touch if you're a good fit!
 
POSITION SUMMARY:
 
This position will manage and oversee the receipt, storage, pick, and delivery operations of materials from suppliers to the warehouse, production lines and regional facilities.  This role will motivate, manage, and measure the performance of warehouse staff against productivity and quality KPIs while ensuring the safety of all employees. The Materials Supervisor should have previous experience with production planning and materials purchasing.
 
 
 
KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Monitor and measure performance 
  • Provide proper coaching to motivate workforce and increase retention
  • Improves methods and processes to increase productivity and quality while reducing costs
  • Conduct regular training sessions to ensure all employees are properly trained in their functions
  • Create a cross-training matrix to ensure backups are in place
  •  Increase inventory accuracy through monitoring of daily warehouse activities, cycle counts, receiving procedures and audits 
  • Resolve inventory discrepancies quickly and effectively
  • Plan labor effectively against weekly requirements to increase worker efficiency and minimize overtime
  • Ensure on-time loading and unloading of trucks to minimize detention 
  • Escalate issues as needed
  • Review warehouse layout and optimize storage capacity
  • Minimize use of outside storage
  • Communicates any issues or delays in shipments to impacted areas with corrective action plans and timings for resolution
  • Optimize picking performance and identify opportunities to reduce forklift travel
  • Review truck loading procedures to increase truck payload
  • Work with Production Plant to ensure timely delivery of parts and advise Materials teams of product issues
  • Lead warehouse sanitation/5S activities
     
     
 
 
EXPERTISE REQUIRED:
 
  • Degree in management, supply chain, business or manufacturing discipline, preferred
  • 5 years of experience in a warehousing, distribution or shipping environment
  • Prior experience managing people in a fast paced distribution environment
  • Strong leadership, motivational, and team-building skills
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

KP Recruiting Group 
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