Schedule Planner I in East Moline, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Experienced Cost Analyst/ Buyer to manage the day-to-day schedules and performance in a complex work center dealing with manufacturing processes of all current production and service parts to drive continuous improvement in quality and production in a timely manner. This is a contingent position forecasted for 2 years in East Moline, IL.

Job Duties Include:

  • Expedites production and purchased parts
  • Coordinates needed parts from other departments
  • Assists in coordinating the department's inventory integrity and accuracy, including production and scrap reporting
  • Performs general administrative duties as needed
  • Coordinates the implementation of engineering and material changes
  • Manage Class I service parts fill performance

--Includes establishing first year Parts Distribution Center, depot, and dealer demand forecast for all new Class I service parts

  • Coordinates the establishment of initial stock levels for service parts with critical codes
  • Makes long term purchasing decisions for service parts
  • Analyzes cost and price structure on initial stock order (ISO) parts
  • Identifies strategic machines and models to maintain service parts support
  • Interfaces with distribution and requirement teams for adoption of new parts
  • Provides ownership of unit data in the corporate initial stock order database and the corporate pathways recommended stock website


  • Knowledge of statistical analysis, economics and trend forecasting
  • Understanding of dealer and Company parts systems and procedures
  • Understanding of Order Fulfillment Process
  • Skill in interpersonal communications, negotiation, and conflict resolution
  • Knowledge of unit processes and operations
  • Degree in a Business/Management, Engineering/Technology, OR Supply Management

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

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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