Terex Utilities is a leading designer and manufacturer of digger derricks, aerial devices and associated equipment for the electrical utility, telecommunications, tree care and electrical contractor markets.
The Materials Manager ensures that the materials delivery system are in place to ensure efficient flow of material to support the production demands of a multi-site, integrated manufacturing environment. Monitors timing and sequence of material movements and makes systems adjustments for optimizing inventory and minimizing waste. Responsible for the materials information flow within the Terex materials management system; kanban, just-in-time deliveries and plan-for-every-part (PFEP.)
Plans, directs, and coordinates programs and processes to ensure material availability and delivery in support of manufacturing. Formulates plant supplied materials forecast based on order entry rates and manufacturing constraints. Collects and compiles data on supplier quality, cost, and delivery. Reports on supplier performance and coordinates corrective action with suppliers. Responsible for daily management and facilitation of daily activities in the assigned areas.