Material Flow Analyst in Moline, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 8/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Moline, IL
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $32.77/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Material Flow Analyst!  This is a contingent position forecasted for 1 Year in Moline, IL with John Deere.


Establishes the material flow and movement strategy for the raw material, WIP and complete goods. Ensures that there is optimized material movement that results in increased productivity and efficiency, reduction of inventory levels as well as higher inventory accuracy.


Evaluates current logistics flow through the facility for slow moving vs. fast moving materials. Performs root cause analysis; determines corrective action for appropriate material replenishment and flow throughout the factory. Establishes and monitors line side inventory levels and presentation. Plans material replenishment strategies to support variable build levels and inventory accuracy while minimizing material handling costs. Establishes and creates triggers based on raw material or complete goods replenishment cycles and lead times. Determines correct inventory location for raw materials and complete goods inventory. Plans raw material and In Process storage strategies. Serves as expert for Warehouse Management portion of SAP, determining zones for warehouse locations. Establishes SAP system parameters to drive material to its point of use. Serves as transportation resource to unit operations personnel to assure optimal carrier selection for shipment and delivery and to facilitate compliance with appropriate governmental regulations. Reviews and analyzes freight cost to optimize services and cost and manages all freight loss, product damage, overcharge, trailer and container detention and service related claims in order to minimize costs.

What Skills You Need: 
• Knowledge of Order Fulfillment process 
• Knowledge of understanding of bills of material and material movements in SAP 
• Experience in a manufacturing environment 
• Proficient with Microsoft Office and relevant internet functions 

What Makes You Stand Out:
• Knowledge and experience in SAP 
• Experience in supply management, manufacturing, or scheduling desired. 
• Experience building strong relationships with customers and resolve conflicts 
• General understanding of business principles and supply management processes 
• Effective organizational skills and ability to multi-task 
• Experience in a role that demonstrates very high attention to detail and accuracy 
  Education (or equivalent work experience)
• Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management, Engineering, Technology, Supply       Management, or equivalent discipline 

1-2+ years Experience 
1st Shift, Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm, 40 hours per week, limited OT
This worker will not be driving a Deere vehicle while on assignment at Deere.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

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