CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE in Frankfort, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ITW Description:


Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a global Fortune 200 diversified manufacturing company that delivers specialized expertise, innovative thinking and value-added products to meet critical customer needs in a variety of industries.   ITW, with approximately 14.5 billion dollars in global revenues, operates 8 major segments with businesses in 57 countries that employ approximately 49,000 women and men. These talented individuals, many of whom have specialized engineering or scientific expertise, contribute to our global leadership in innovation. We are proud of our broad portfolio of more than 16,000 active patents.


 


Division Description: 


ITW Deltar Fasteners serves all the major OEMs and their tier suppliers with plastic fasteners totaling approximately $250M in revenues. Units include:  Frankfort, IL; Chippewa Falls, WI and our Commercial Sales and Engineering in Troy, MI. 



The division drives profitability by leveraging its innovative solutions and application engineering.  In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Deltar Fasteners enhance our customers’ competitive advantage by…


  • Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in NA.

  • Exchanging product, process and benchmarking information with sister units worldwide.

  • Continually improving processes, material and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value.


 


Position Summary:



The Customer Service Representative reports to the Customer Relations Manager.  The major areas of responsibility are:  Coordinates customer service related activity for the operations to ensure on-time delivery of product to customer.  Reviews customer/vendor correspondence to day-to-day occurrences to react to customer demands.

Job Requirements

Primary Responsibilities:



•         Proactive daily communication with customer and production to ensure on-time delivery of product and problem resolution


  • Process hardcopy purchase orders

  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with both internal and external customers

  • Collaborate with various internal departments as needed

  • Utilize various reports to manage customer requirements

  • Maintain accurate customer data

  • Maintain current knowledge and understanding of customer specific requirements and systems

  • Knowledge and understanding of internal ERP system to sufficiently complete required tasks

  • Reconciliation of discrepancies with manufacturing cells

  • Coordinate expedite shipments per customer request

  • Other tasks and duties as assigned


 


Position Skills and Experience Requirements:


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


 


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum 3 years customer service/inside sales experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Proven organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, concentration in Excel 


 


Other Considerations:



•         Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in designated areas



•         This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.



•         Compensation and benefits commensurate with experience.



•         Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a background check and drug test. 




ITW Deltar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.