Materials Supervisor

at Thomson Linear in Marengo, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Thomson Linear, LLC has an opening for a Materials Supervisor, in Marengo, IL. Duties include but not limited to: Initiate purchase orders, initiate non-productive orders, interview sales regarding new products and technology, and advise Engineering/Manufacturing. Lead Materials Team to achieve high performance with quality products, on-time delivery, price, and payment terms. Foster relationships within and outside the department to contribute to positive employee engagement. Identify opportunities for improvement in inventory management, including inventory reduction, turns, and E&O management, while continuing to meet delivery targets. Review production and operating reports, resolves operational, manufacturing, and bottlenecks relating to materials to prevent operational delays. Responsible for follow-ups, expediting and de-expediting purchase orders, selecting and evaluating vendors, and handling special projects (cost reductions, value analysis, vendor certification, engineering requested projects, and annual blanket orders). Establish standard costs for existing and new parts, processes requests for quotes, coordinates material movement, review/authorize invoices. Organize and lead the yearly physical inventory in partnership with Finance. Execute PSI Review and Kanban stock updates. Lead daily management of logistic reviews and monthly logistic spend reporting and disposition freight claims. Manage daily department QDIP process. Ensure controls, policies, practices, and procedures are understood and followed by all team members and customers. Support goal and objective attainment for team members to achieve successful operational results. Requires Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering, or related field, or foreign equivalent, plus 5 years of experience in supply chain, logistics, or related position. Must hold 5 years of experience in materials management, including purchasing and materials planning and 5 years of experience in working with concepts in a Lean Manufacturing environment and Kanban. Apply at or email resumes to Annette Hildreth at or mail to Thomson Linear, LLC Attn. Annette Hildreth, HR Director, North America, 1300 N. State Street, Marengo, IL 60152.

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Job Posting: 11401267

Posted On: Oct 26, 2023

Updated On: Nov 30, 2023

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