Manufacturing Operations Coord, Materials Handling in North Kingstown, RI at Volt

Date Posted: 5/28/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    5/28/2019
  • Job ID:
    165515
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $18.85/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    302/636-8116

Job Description

The Material Coordinator role supports manufacturing operations for Agilent's Chemical Standards business through the execution of inventory management systems.   Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring inventory accuracy through execution of procedures to transact and move material
  • Cycle counting of inventory and investigation of discrepancies
  • Completing computer transactions within and ERP system
  • Working with production teams to ensure material flows according to set procedures
  • Physical movement of materials in accordance with written procedures
  • Participating in continuous improvement initiatives
  • Managing and improving processes to maximize process efficiency and productivity

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school degree or equivalent
  • Ability to balance multiple tasks in parallel
  • Ability to work with chemicals, mechanical production, and test equipment in a safe, clean, and knowledgeable manner
  • User level computer proficiency including Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to work independently and within a team.  Talent for fostering positive work relationships.
  • Ability to proactively present opportunities for improvement

Preferred Experience:

  • Hands-on experience in and ISO certified chemistry, mechanical, or biochemical manufacturing environment
  • Bachelors or associates degree
  • Lean Manufacturing experience and 6-Sigma familiarity or demonstrated knowledge