Founded in 1999, MHS is a full-service provider of innovative material handling systems that solve the challenges of distribution and fulfillment operations. We build, engineer and maintain systems for some of the biggest companies in the world, including UPS, FedEx, Walmart, Amazon and others. MHS is already one of the 10 largest material handling system suppliers worldwide, and we only expect to continue growing. We're looking for top talent to be part of the journey.
Position Summary: Plan and control the flow of purchased parts from the MHSE suppliers through the Production Value Stream.
Ensure parts are received in the quantity required, when needed. Proactively and reactively manage and expedite component part shortages by identifying issues and internal problems.
Control number of days of inventory on hand by analyzing lot sizes, replenishment and shipping frequency, etc.
Evaluate material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of materials timed to meet production/customer requirements
Evaluate material availability and identify potential production problems for in process assemblies
Confirm material supply demand based on shop load and inventory requirements
Summarize inventory shortage impacts for assemblies and end items that will be or are released to the production floor
Elevate supplier constraints to Strategic Sourcing
Coordinate interdepartmental activities with quality, manufacturing, purchasing, and engineering
Propose solutions to mitigate any work stoppage the factory teams may experience due to any slips in material orders
Interface with internal customers
Participates in projects and or teams to accomplish continuous improvement
Plan and organize space requirements for responsible commodities.
Ensure Inventory integrity strategy for each purchased material
Ability to solve problems and make effective decision in a fast pace environment.
Ability to simultaneously perform multiple tasks.
Provides daily/weekly/monthly reporting and metrics
Provide material replenishment strategy to each component of Value Stream
Familiar ERP systems, IQMS a plus
Preferred 4 year degree in Supply Chain Management or 3 years equivalent experience
Exposure to Lean principles, including 5S, Visual Management, continuous improvement, and pull systems
Supply Chain/Manufacturing/Inventory Control experience
Experience reading and evaluating lists of parts required for production work and working with a production planning system
Effective communication up and down the organization
Experience with Microsoft Windows Applications (Excel, Word, etc)
Documenting and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures
Initiate and analyze reporting to monitor and improve operations
It is the policy of Material Handling Systems, Inc (MHS) and its affiliated companies to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, citizenship status (if authorized to work in the U.S.), or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.