Materials Manager
Plainfield, CT
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required

Job Description

Materials Manager

Salary – 60k to 75k range

Lead team meetings and communicate goals to the floor

Monitor and measure performance. Provide proper coaching to motivate workforce and increase retention

Improves methods and processes to increase productivity and quality while reducing costs

Conduct regular training sessions to ensure all employees are properly trained in their functions

Create a cross-training matrix to ensure backups are in place

Increase inventory accuracy through monitoring of daily warehouse activities, cycle counts, receiving procedures and audits

Resolve inventory discrepancies quickly and effectively

Plan labor effectively against weekly requirements to increase worker efficiency and minimize overtime

Review warehouse layout and optimize storage capacity

Communicates any issues or delays in shipments to impacted areas with corrective action plans and timings for resolution

Optimize picking performance and identify opportunities to reduce forklift travel

Review truck loading procedures to increase truck payload

Degree in management, supply chain, business or manufacturing discipline, preferred

5 years of experience in a warehousing, distribution or shipping environment

Prior experience managing people in a fast paced distribution environment

5S/Lean Manufacturing

If you are interested, please send resume and we will call you to discuss.

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Branford CT 06405
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