Power Solutions International Supply Chain Expediter - J3T6B46PJQTYTJ352ZK in Wood Dale, Illinois
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n Job Description n
nWE POWER HOMES, LIFT CONTAINERS, MOVE DIRT, CHIP TREES, PUMP OIL, AND DELIVER PACKAGES - AND THAT'S JUST THE BEGINNING.n
nPSI is a growing and innovative engine manufacturer with global reach, located in Wood Dale. We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic, and team oriented professionals to help us achieve our goals. We offer 2 PPO medical plans at the lowest cost per employee in the area and 401k match.n
The Supply Chain Expediter is responsible for identifying issues affecting the ability to run scheduled work orders as planned and to work with Material Planning, Supply Chain, Warehousing, Scheduling and Production to eliminate or mitigate the impact of those issues. The Scheduling Expediter is often working with outside suppliers to get parts into the manufacturing floor and avoiding any lines down situations.
+ Review part shortage list and call/email suppliers to expedite parts to PSI
+ Negotiate expedite costs with vendors as needed to make urgent orders
+ Drive activities to reduce barriers to efficient production, including but not limited to reducing material shortages to the production lines.
+ Identify recurring material availability issues for root cause analysis.
n Job Requirements n
n Education and/or Experience/Qualifications n
+ Bachelor's Degree in Business, Operations, is preferred
+ Experience in high intensity manufacturing/just in time manufacturing environment
+ 3 to 5 years' experience in a production scheduling or planning related field.
+ Proficiency with ERP systems; Vantage or Epicor preferred.
+ Proactive attitude and high energy level
+ Strong oral and written communication skills.
+ Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
+ Demonstrated experience creating and maintaining data analysis reports.
+ Ability to support a team as well as function independently.
+ Must be self-directed and determined