We are looking to add a supply chain professional who has experience in production planning, purchasing, inventory management & ERP system development - either through experience or Supple Chain/Operations related education to join our team in a key buyer/planner role! This position will lead scheduling/production planning, subcontracting, and purchasing/inventory processes for our growing metal stamping division.
Position has growth potential into other project/business facets. Flexible 1st shift hours, great working culture, & growth potential.
Must be very comfortable with using/learning software or ERP systems, comfortable with the tactical side of the role/system development & be willing to take a proactive, independent, and at times creative role with both problem solving & customer communication.
Prior work experience in manufacturing environment in supply chain, (with experience in production/demand scheduling, inventory management & some purchasing) required.
Strong ERP skills with some experience developing/implementing supply chain process changes within the ERP also required. Supply chain or Operations/Materials Management degree required, APICS certification is a plus.
a. Providing proactive status updates for late or early shipments
b. Being a main point of contact for customer communication, and ensuring there is timely communication with them related to the production of their CNC Machined parts
a. Daily shipping email (communicating/setting shipping priorities, when, where, & other pertinent details for finished parts)
b. Communicating any drop off or pickups to/from vendors as required (coordinated/executed through shipping team, delegated to material handler, or self as needed for subcontracted parts)
c. Assisting with ensuring parts are packed/labeled correctly as needed, and helping hands on get parts ready for shipment as needed to meet due dates/monthly sales goals
a. Raw coil materials for stamping production work
b. Assist in purchasing perishables/shop Supplies
a. Vendor Set Up (evaluating/selecting subcontractors based on part specs, cost, lead time, & quality, also include managing the quality output from subcontractors)
b. Manage Lead times / costing (staying on top of due dates & costing)
a. Finished Goods (knowing what is remaining on hand for future shipment, and what is being shipped)
b. Raw Material (knowing what is on hand, what is needed for current production
c. Purchased Components (couple assemblies in department)
d. Scheduling replenishment of inventory (external customer supplied parts/materials, and internal vendor supplying parts)
e. Maintenance of system inventory including physical inventory recs and adjustments
ECN – Engineering
a. Processing ECNs (change of rev level (detailed spec) to a part drawing, ensuring changes to prints, shop floor routers, files is updated/communicated)
b. Engineering Masters – Updates or Changes (changes/notes added to ERP system file to accurately reflect the production processes)
a. Updating production/sales schedule tool, managing pushing sales in or out (knowing what work is shipping, will ship, should/could ship – in relation to top level schedule and sales goals for department)
b. Closing the month (assisting with finished goods being entered into the system, reviewing jobs shipped/open to verify what should remain open or be closed out for future transactions)
Shop Order Maintenance
a. Issuing orders or updates to internal customers or suppliers
b. Verifying shop order details are correct: correct manufacturing processes, correct parts produced/shipped, verifying material has been allocated as needed
Every year here WMPI we evaluate and work improve the benefits we can offer our people. We are proud here at WMPI to keep our peoples’ interests at the forefront our minds and hope that we can continue to make a difference in the world by putting our people first and keeping business simple by honoring the "Golden Rule." Check out our benefits and core values:
Open book Management
Respect, & Servant Leadership
Flexible work hours for all positions
Multiple Medical Plan Options, Broad Network, & Dental & Vision Insurance
FSA with annual rollover, & $0 Fee HSA Banking Partner
Company Paid Life Insurance & Supplemental Life Option
Matching 401K/Retirement Plan
Semi-Annual Bonus Program
Generous vacation plan: 1 week after 90-days, 2 weeks after 1 year, 3 weeks after 3 years, 4 weeks after 6 years, 5 weeks after 10 years
Paid Holidays, Funeral Leave PTO, Jury Duty PTO
Wisconsin Metal Parts, Inc. is an industry leader in manufacturing solutions. We offer Prototype and Production services of producing metal stampings and machined components. We design and build metal stamping dies and inspection gages and fixtures. We provide metal stampings and machined components in quantities from 1 piece to millions of pieces.
WMPI is an honest, trustworthy and ethical company. We keep business simple and just honor the "Golden Rule". We realize our people are what make us successful and we appreciate them, treat them with respect, make their job fun and reward them for their performance.
Incomplete or partially completed applications will not be considered.