AAR CORP Materials Lead in GOLDSBORO, North Carolina

Title: Materials Lead

Location: United States-North Carolina-Goldsboro

Job Number: 8152

SUMMARY Performs a variety of administrative and technical assignments related to coordination of the flow of work and materials for the business unit. Works with the Inventory Control Leader to ensure adequate materials are available to meet production, work and shipment schedules. Reviews schedules and confers with department supervisors to determine the progress of work and target completion dates. Compiles reports on the progress of work, inventory levels, costs and production problems. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Reviews production schedules and other pertinent reports to ascertain materials, priorities and personnel requirements. Requisitions and maintains inventory of materials and supplies adequate to meet production demands. Arranges for delivery and distribution of supplies and parts to expedite the flow of materials to meet production schedules. Examines documents, materials and products and monitors work processes for completeness, accuracy, and conformance to standards and specifications. Confers with establishment personnel, vendors, and customers to coordinate processing and shipping, and to resolve complaints. Interacts with management, operations, quality and transportation staff to resolve any related issues. Monitors work progress, provides services such as personnel assignments, tickets and union information, and directs workers to expedite work flow. Completes status reports, such as production progress, customer information, and materials inventory. Patrols and monitors work areas, examining tools and equipment in order to detect unsafe conditions or violations of procedures or safety rules. Ensures adequate and continuous controls are exercised over all assigned activities affecting environmental health and safety, as well as quality. Performs such individual assignments as the Supervisor may direct; established and maintains effective work relationships within the department, the Corporation and the community; and maintains the professional competence, knowledge and skill necessary for the satisfactory performance of all assigned responsibilities. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with AARs policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. CORE COMPETENCIES Commitment to company values and ethics Dependability: personally responsible, completes work in a timely manner, and performs tasks accurately Motivation: must maintain a positive attitude and strong work energy Advanced computer proficiency Communication: excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills Initiative: plans work and carries out tasks without detailed instructions, prepares for problems or opportunities in advance, undertakes additional responsibilities Problem Solving: ability to develop and implement new ideas to improve processes Critical Thinking: ability to apply reasoning and logic to unfamiliar ideas and situations. Organization: very detail oriented and always comes prepared Time management: ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and effectively deal with tight deadlines and pressure Social perceptiveness & Service Orientation


QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods. Knowledge of principles and methods for moving people or goods by air, rail, seas or road, including the relative costs and benefits. Knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices, the financial markets, banking and the analysis and reporting of financial data. Required: Associates degree (A.A.) from a two-year college or university; or a minimum of four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Occasionally lifts up to 50 pounds and frequently carries up to 30 pounds. Maneuvers in, around, under, and about factory an/or laboratory equipment on a regular and continuous basis. Some of work time is spent standing, walking, lifting, and bending. Works within an aerospace components manufacturing and/or repair setting and is exposed to heat, cold, wet, and fumes/chemicals. May be required to travel to customer sites. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. SIGNATURE I understand that I am expected to adhere to all company policies and to act as a role model in the adherence to policies. I have read and agree that the contents of this job description accurately reflect my understanding of what is expected of me in this position. Name.................................................................................. Signature............................................................................ Date...................................................................................

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