Eaton’s Vehicle division is currently seeking a Materials Planning and Inventory Supervisor to join our team. This position is based at our Aguascalientes facility.
The Materials Planning and Inventory Supervisor is responsible for the material planning activities from various outside suppliers for North American Vehicle Group operations.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery be reality, each and every day.
It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential and where you can help us reach ours.Some activities related with the position will be :
Manage Materials Planning for both discrete and min-max planned items
Manage Inventory Levels in the plant, analyze the correct level of inventory required for every business unit in the plant and follow up closely with the planning team in order to achieve that goal
Reviewing assigned items and responding to shortages, real and potential
Coordinating follow-up meetings / calls with suppliers or divisional planners to drive performance improvement for non-performing suppliers.
Setting up and monitoring expedited freight
Coordinate the plant scheduling for all the markets and follow up the plan achievement
Reviewing, updating and developing processes for the Materials Planning team
Managing ECR / ECO deployment actions for assigned parts and suppliers or follow up with divisional planners
Training and setting up suppliers in a vendor-managed inventory system for parts planned by the plant
Supporting cleanup up of invoice holds and ASN holds
Participating in production call with Division in order to provide regular updates on potential shortages and Supports supply chain management processes, procedures, and strategic directions / demand increases or drops.
Working closely withmodity teams to create and execute sourcing and ramp up / down plans
Demonstrate the application of the CIF (Continuous Improvement Framework) modules and support related initiatives on daily basis through establishing, maintaining andplying his / her Standard Work and other tools.
Participate in Kaizen events, Lean Council and Continuous Improvement teams when required. Generate ideas for improvement according with the local programs.
Implement and optimize Lean Management tools. Sustain the ELLS tools (VSM, 5 s, TMP, STW, Set up, Problem Solving, Materials Management and 6 Sigma) to drive the continuous improvement performance when apply
Supervises personnel within work group.
Work together with CS the SIOP activities in order to align demand vs capacity and availability of raw materials
Calculate the Finish Goods Inventory levels that the plant must have in order to achieve the OTD goals
Lead the materials or inventory on flow( work in process) in order to ensure the ideal inventory in the floor, supervise the correct flow on material on every process (Plant, outsources, hold inventory, reworks and scrap)
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we as individuals and as apany are stronger.
Required (Basic) Qualifications :
BA Degree in Industrial engineering, Supply Chain , International Business or related discipline
Minimum 5 years in a manufacturing environment, automotive preferred, experience in Materials Planning, Plant Scheduling, Inventory Level Control and Logistics.
Strongmunication, negotiation skills and people management.
Working Knowledge of MRP / ERP system, (Oracle)
Maquila Environment experience
APICS CPIM is a plus
MS-Excel, Logistics, Data analysis techniques using simple pareto charts and trend analysis. MS-Powerpoint and MS-Word.
Knowledge of Cognos Data warehouse tools, Oracle ERP, Supplier Visualization (Vendor Managed Inventory), ASCP.
English skills (written and oral 100%)
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day you’ll find one thing inmon.
It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable.
Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody.
We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’remitted to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Organization : VEH NAA North America Auto
Job Level : Team Leader / Supervisor
Schedule : Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position? : No
Does this position offer relocation? : No
Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time