Lunova Group is currently seeking a motivated Materials Manager for our client, a supplier of quality industrial products to act as the primary resource for purchasing, cycle counting and inventory management. The successful candidate will directly manage hourly plant personnel and will support the Plant Manager to ensure excellent performance is achieved. We are looking for an experienced leader in manufacturing operations with a process engineering background that will have a drive to leverage their technical background in a strategic role.
Excellent pay, benefits, and the opportunity for continued career growth within the organization will be provided to the successful candidate.
Materials Manager Responsibilities:
Overall accountability for the plants crushing and grinding operations
Responsibility for all raw material in the plant – purchasing, logistics and warehousing
Maintain working knowledge of best in class manufacturing practices
Ensure compliance to all established policies and procedures
Drive continuous improvement in all aspects of the manufacturing process
Overseeing the work of a group of hourly employees
Other duties as required
Materials Manager Requirements:
Bachelor’ s degree in a technical field preferred
3-5 years of manufacturing experience in an industrial environment
Minimum of 2 years’ experience managing direct reports
Experience in a union environment preferred
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
Excellent communication skills
Strong team building, decision-making and people management skills
If this sounds like an exciting opportunity to improve your existing knowledge and grow your career, please apply.