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Production Control Clerk in Frankfort, IL at ITW Automotive OEM

Date Posted: 5/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Title: Production Control Clerk


This position purchases outsourced components and finished goods to keep all machines running and meeting orders while maintaining inventory.


 Maintains inventory accuracy, carries out the necessary inventory transactions on the mainframe.

 Responsible for the creation of all new AR#’s in system

 Proactively prevent inaccurate inventory and correct

 Acts as a central contact for all vendors

 Orders parts and components from the outsourced vendors

 Resolves vendor’s delivery discrepancies

 Works with vendors on the build out of product during design change of parts

 Reviews customer orders for large changes and adjusts vendor releases and notifies customer and Inventory Manager

 Reviews daily shipment requirements, assist with bill of lading and notify appropriate leader of any deficiencies

 Acts as a central customer contact for both molding and assembly

 Enter purchase orders and customer pricing in computer system

 Assist and ensure correct products are shipped

 Audit shipments, as needed

 Completed any other duties as assigned.


 High school diploma or GED required, Bachelor’s Degree a plus

 1+ years’ manufacturing experience preferred in inventory, purchasing materials, components or equivalent experience

 Computer proficient in Microsoft Office, required, Trans4M a plus

 Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skills

 Must have the ability to work in a team or individually

 Must be self-motivated and willing to grow and develop skills for advancement

 Must be flexible to work overtime and weekends

 Strong communication skills and data accuracy

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to handle and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Interpersonal Skills:

Alternative or combined skills in understanding, counseling, and/or influencing people are important in achieving job objectives, causing action, understanding others, or changing behavior; and, skills of persuasiveness or assertiveness, as well as sensitivity to the point of view of others.


Working Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


ITW 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.



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Automotive OEM
ITW’s Automotive OEM segment designs and manufactures innovative fasteners, interior and exterior components, and powertrain and braking systems for OEMs and their top-tier suppliers. ITW’s automotive businesses have a high level of customer intimacy, enabling customer-back innovation to address complex needs such as vehicle efficiency, safety, and quality. Deep market knowledge and strong manufacturing process capabilities allow ITW’s automotive businesses to be nimble, niche problem solvers for their sophisticated customers.