Material Coordinator II in Ankeny, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Ankeny, IA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    96 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Material Coordinator II

Coordinates the flow of materials in multiple departments of the factory, which may include shipping and receiving.

Ensures that the production personnel have the parts they need in order to produce the desired product(s).

Oversees and ensures that the inventory is correct and on time and identifies problems and makes suggestions involving production schedules.

Coordinates the activities for the tactical execution of a production plan within the factory.

Works in larger and broader groups.

May supervise or provide work direction to hourly material handlers, stock chasers, or truckers.


Coordinates for multiple departments the procuring, expediting, producing and delivering material on time.

Includes managing the movement of rejected material to source.

Recommends procedures for specific situations that will maintain inventory accuracy and management.

Finds and corrects root cause of material shortages.

May provide recommendations for solutions.

Utilizes Master Schedule to create and distribute daily production schedules.

May include the processing of transactions for inbound/outbound materials.

Audits material replenishment cycles and accuracy and may create material replenishment plans with assistance.

Resolves inventory errors and expedites parts to ensure uninterrupted production.

Works critical shortage reports to ensure part availability.

Implements the output from the engineering release and change management process.


Bachelor's Degree preferred in Business Management, Logistics, or Supply Management.

SAP and Microsoft Skills desired along with some exposure to a manufacturing environment.

Safety shoes with internal metatarsal protection required.

Candidates should be willing to work some overtime including weekends.