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Material Technician in Appleton, WI at ITW Welding

Date Posted: 1/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Be the primary liaison and communication connection between our manufacturing teams and suppliers.


  • Issue POs/releases to suppliers.

  • Conduct cycle counts

  • Manage and implement ECO’s while minimizing impact to Manufacturing

  • Manage NCN’s and coordinate the disposition of rejected materials with suppliers.

  • Work collaboratively with suppliers and manufacturing teams to expedite shipments as needed for the business.

  • Effectively communicate and resolve quality and delivery issues with suppliers to prevent reoccurrence of issues.

  • Own maintenance of MRD systems (Macola, Magic, Omnify, Intranet, Extranet and A-Plus/Rumba).

  • 777 maintenance

  • Participate in material management improvement projects (80/20, flow principles, MRD, PLS, etc).

  • Work collectively within the PSD Materials Team to identify, implement, and maintain best practices within our businesses.

  • Must be able to back up team members for vacation days and be willing to work with team on vacation scheduling.

  • Leadership of relevant materials projects as needed.

Job Requirements


  • Must have an associate degree, or bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Materials Management, or related education preferred.

  • Previous materials, supply chain experience required.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision at times.

  • Ability to build and maintain relationships within the division and externally.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, leadership abilities, and organizational skills.

  • Must have a positive attitude and work well with others in a team environment.

  • Must be detail oriented

  • Ability to read bill of material (BOM), assembly drawings, and prints.

  • Strong computer skills; computer skills using Magic, Macola, Windows, Word, Excel and Intranet are required.

  • Ability to meet deadlines as assigned.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.