Warehouse Manager - PRO24496

Function: Production Control & Logistics
Localization: United States - Indiana - FORT WAYNE
Contract type: Standard jobs
Publication date: 12th April 2019

 

Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 

Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies, USA, LLC, a Tier-1 automotive supplier, seeks a Warehouse Manager in Fort Wayne, Indiana,  to oversee inventory, warehouse, and supply chain and logistics activities in a Just-in-Time (JIT) manufacturing plant.  Duties are performed in a fast-paced manufacturing plant dedicated to multiple multi-year programs, with 24/7 responsibility as needed.

 

DUTIES:

 

Lead JIT plant warehouse performance improvement activities for shop-floor process flow and deliverables (safety and ergonomics, stock level optimization, lead time reduction, logistic costs, productivity, and inventory accuracy), and document key performance indicators

 

Formulate and implement standard work procedures for inventory, warehouse, and shop floor, to maximize efficiency during launch and peak production periods

 

Supervise the deployment of JIT lean manufacturing techniques (real time, booking points in production, shipping in real time, visual storage management, permanent cycle counting, backup modes, alert management, and quick response for continuous improvement [QRCI]) throughout warehouse and shop floor

 

Oversee warehouse and inventory training of supervisors and warehouse leaders, including training on system processes, SAP software, continuous improvement, inventory, and OEM electronic messaging

 

Analyze plant warehouse and inventory performance levels, anticipate improvement opportunities, and implement corrective actions to minimize risk of inadequate performance

 

Develop escalation process templates for shipping, receiving, material storage, and inventory

 

Analyze warehouse floor layout, equipment use, material flow, container requirements, and inventory control for multi-million-dollar vehicle component programs

 

 

 

MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

 

Bachelor’s degree in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Business, Management and Marketing, or Engineering, or foreign equivalent degree, and 3 years’ experience in a logistics and supply chain position with a Tier-1 automotive supplier

 

SPECIAL SKILLS REQUIRED:

 

Must have 2 years’ work experience in each of the following:

 

Leading deployment of JIT lean manufacturing techniques (real time, booking points in production, shipping in real time, visual storage management, permanent cycle counting, backup modes, alert management and QRCI)

 

Defining standard instruction templates for shipping, receiving, material storage, and inventory

 

Evaluating materials requirement planning activities to ensure production continuity,

 

Monitoring and assessing supply inventories to ensure optimal levels

 

Formulating plant floor layouts, workflow charts, and production planning schedules for launch of multi-million-dollar vehicle component program

 

Training team members in the use of SAP software for logistics, inventory, and OEM electronic messaging

 

Experience may be acquired concurrently


Resumes to Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies, USA, LLC, Attn.  Krista Haley, 4510 Airport Expressway, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46809, or apply online at www.faurecia.com (Job # PRO24496).

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