Neapco Drivelines

Material Control Advisor

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Named as one of the fastest growing private companies in the United States by Crain’s Fast 50 and Inc. Magazine and recently awarded with the Corp! Magazine 2018 Economic Bright Spot Award in the Enterprise Business category, Neapco designs, manufactures and distributes OEM driveline products for automotive and non-automotive applications throughout the globe. To guarantee high-performance but competitively priced products, we combine low-cost sourcing of materials, innovative in-house design, efficient production and quality assurance processes with high quality people.

Neapco recognizes that our team members are our most valuable asset, and we are committed to providing them with a safe, drug-free workplace fostering respect and ethical treatment. Unlawful discrimination in employment decisions based on race, color, religion, ethnic/national origin, age, sex, veteran status, disability or any similar protected status is strictly prohibited. In return for their expertise and shared commitment to our goals, we offer our team members competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.

Posted On: Tuesday, 2nd July 2019
Shift: 3rd
Location: Belleville, Michigan
6735 Haggerty Road, Belleville, MI 48111

Job Description:

“THIS POSITION IS A 3RD SHIFT (MIDNIGHTS) POSITION”. 

Responsibilities:

    • Ensure the efficient flow of material in support of established production schedules
    • Schedule UAW represented material handling personnel
    • Lead cross-shift team meetings and stand-downs
    • Maintain employee time and attendance records in Plex ERP system to ensure accurate payroll processing and attendance tracking
    • Provide formal forklift instruction and practical training, as well as evaluate employee performance to issue material handling equipment certification
    • Direct and oversee shipping and receive activities
    • Schedule outbound freight to comply with operations and capacity
    • Verify proper labels and tickets have been applied prior to shipping
    • Ensure accuracy of all shipping and receiving documents
    • Maintain shipping, receiving, and inventory records in ERP system (Plex)
    • Ensure shipping counts match picking documents
    • Verify physical rack inventory matches records in customer systems
    • Communicate shipping schedules to customers
    • Participate in cycle counts and help maintain accuracy of inventory
    • Maintain production job schedules
  • Eliminate waste through safety, quality, and MP&L process improvement initiatives

Preferred Skills:

Qualifications:

  • Excellent judgement and decision-making ability

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Ability to effectively manage time, prioritizing multiple projects and tasks

  • Sound understanding of MRP functional flows and requirement generation

  • Experience supervising unionized work force in a manufacturing environment strongly preferred

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and Access) experience and proficiency required

  • Experience with Plex ERP system and customer portals (Covisint and eSupplierConnect) a plus


Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with focus in Supply Chain Management preferred; consideration may be given to candidates with equivalent combination of education and experience.