Material Coordinator in Milan, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Milan, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    96 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/15/2018
  • Job ID:
    78145
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    563/359-4822

Job Description

If you are an experienced Material Coordinator looking for a position with a leading company, Volt can help! We are a leading staffing firm and our clients include some over the nation’s biggest companies. Our client has a need for a Material Coordinator. This is a contract position; however it is not uncommon for assignments to transition into permanent positions with our client companies. If you have the background we are looking for, and you are interested in an opportunity to get your foot in the door with leading company, we want to talk with you!

Material Coordinator        

Job Responsibilities                                             

Your specific duties as a Material Coordinator will include: 

  • 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.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with its employees. Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.