Technical Planner in Palo Alto, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Palo Alto, CA
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  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Material Planner/Inventory Support Specialist

Day Shift, Monday – Friday, $22 per hour

In this role, you would be responsible for managing incoming Bills of Materials for the engineering departments, stock inventory, shipping and receiving duties, and work in conjunction with other supply chain teams to ensure compliance.

Typical daily duties:

  • Daily interaction with Shipping/Receiving teams, ensuring all inventory in/out is accounted for
  • Daily Inventory communication with the engineering teams
  • Receive, organize, pull, and kit orders
  • Inventory tracking, counts, and reports
  • Placing purchase orders
  • Bill of Material (BOM) management
  • Daily reports of inventory levels for each project
  • Frequent use of material movement equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks

Position Requirements:

  • 3-5 years of experience in material/part procurement in a high-volume manufacturing or engineering field. Inventory Management, Project Management, Manufacturing, Finance, or Supply Chain experience is also acceptable experience.  
  • Strong understanding of ERP/MRP systems and BOM’s
  • Posses strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience using Microsoft office tools such as Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Ability to work at multiple sites within 15 miles.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer