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ZF Plant Materials Manager in Lafayette, Indiana

Plant Materials Manager

Req ID 9220 | CSS Lafayette Plant, United States

We are looking for a new colleague in the Materials Department at our Plant location in Lafayette, Indiana.

Responsibilities :

  • Responsible for the materials functions that include production planning/scheduling, inventory management, customer service, outside processing, providing accurate releases to the suppliers, material handling, and shipping/receiving

  • Key leader in the collaborative relationship between engineering, manufacturing and assembly operations to ensure a quality process and product

  • Develop and review the production plan to ensure that the customer delivery plan is met in the most efficient and cost-effective manner available

  • Responsible for timely management of delivery schedule plan, while keeping an eye toward continuous improvement in existing practices

  • Implement and maintain control systems consistent with lean materials flow systems, including pull systems, kanban, line side delivery, and level scheduling

  • Direct the receipts, storage and delivery of inventory in the plant and provide leadership to meet inventory targets and budget

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Minimum of 5 years of materials management experience within a large manufacturing and assembly facility required (preferably within an automotive environment)

  • Experience in implementing lean production techniques in a manufacturing environment required

  • Experience in managing multiple supply bases, both internal and external, required

  • SAP and/or ERP experience required

Be part of our ZF team and apply now!

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette

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