John Deere Material Coordinator in Davenport, Iowa
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Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa (US-IA) - Davenport
Function: Supply Management / Logistics
Title: Material Coordinator - 57531
As a Material Coordinator for John Deere Construction and Forestry (C&F), located in Davenport, IA you will support production departments/employees on part shortages or problems and drive for resolution and root cause of issues. In addition, you will:
Communicate issues/resolution to the appropriate module representatives for follow up and attend daily production meetings to report on hot parts
Recommend procedures for specific situations that will maintain inventory accuracy and management
Find and correct root cause of material shortages and provide recommendations for solutions
Work critical shortage reports to ensure part availability
Implement the output from the engineering release and the change management process and resolve consumption errors and drive for issue resolution
Support monthly and yearly financial audits
Participate as team member or team lead on Inventory Accuracy Teams
Successful candidates in this role have a history of being detail oriented, going above and beyond to solve problems, have excellent communication skills, make connections and develop working relationships with people in many areas
Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.
What Skills You Need
Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, and Outlook
Demonstrated ability to build working relationships with an emphasis on effective written and verbal communication
Proven organizational experience handling multiple projects or tasks
Experience working in a team environment and delivering expected results
Able and willing to work extended hours to support the production schedule
What Makes You Stand Out
Experience with a Material Requirement Planning (MRP) system (Such as: SAP, Oracle, home grown system, etc)
Knowledge of manufacturing processes and factory operations
Knowledge of supply management systems, processes and practices
Proven experience working proactively in a self-guided environment
Demonstrated ability to work with data, analytics and reporting
Education (or equivalent work experience)
- Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, or Supply Management
No relocation benefits are available for this position.
What You'll Get
At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.
The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.
John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.