Material Coordinator

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    Core Executive Consultants
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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    1 month ago
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Job Category:
Materials Management
Job Title:
Material Coordinator
Our client, in the Hamilton area, an automotive manufacturing company is looking to add a Material Coordinator to their team due to continued expansion and increased market share.
Reporting to the Materials Manager, the Material Coordinator is primarily responsible for developing and maintaining the incoming of materials in order to support the day-to-day production workflow.
Specific duties include:
Developing and maintain inventory levels
Working closely with suppliers to alleviate any shipping delays and or other concerns.
Advise management of the status of material flow and any potential problems to ensure that materials and services are provided as needed
Resin ordering and re-ordering
Main contact with steel component suppliers
Provide solutions to planned scheduling conflicts immediately
Provide alternative scheduling for conflicts that arise
Ensure scheduling deadlines are met
Work with department supervisors or other personnel to assess progress and discuss needed changes with scheduling
Identify and implement planning systems and process improvements
Participate in APQP process
Work to stabilize the schedule to promote company operations efficiency and effective operations.
Collaborate with departments involved and lead necessary meetings if the plan must be changed.
The ideal candidate will possess:
Minimum 3 years of material coordination experience in a manufacturing environment
Willingness to work a flexible schedule (be available for overtime when required)
Effective attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy
Working knowledge of MRP, ERP systems
Sound planning, prioritization, and execution skills
Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills
High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office productivity suite, with advanced excel skills
Knowledge of all material functions including material flow, BOMs and Routers, suppliers, transportation, warehousing, inventory, purchasing, and finance.
If you meet the job requirements, please send your resume in care of Job #1044 to
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