Terex Corporation

  • Kanban Coordinator

    Location US-OK-Oklahoma City
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    2018-38230
    # Positions
    1
    Category
    Supply Mgmt and Trans
  • Overview:

    Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services.  The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world.  Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community.  Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact.  The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship.  It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University.  Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers.  It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector.  Terex is a place where you can work and grow.  Come talk to us!   

    Oklahoma City is a unique site to Terex Corporation in North America, manufacturing for each of the business segments: Terex Aerial Work Platforms, Terex Cranes, and Terex Materials Processing. Its workforce of 560+ team members is anticipated to grow by more than 1,000 over the next few years. The 100+ acre facility has recently begun an extensive remodel to accommodate the business’ growth.

    This position provides logistical and expediting support to material flow in production areas.  Coordinates information flow and logistics support from conversion to and maintenance of Kanban systems.  Resolves daily materials issues and maintains schedules for production. Enhances performance of the production plan by developing and improving production control methods in relationship to company goals and measures.

    Responsibilities:

     Responsibilities:

    • Coordinates data gathering and processing of information to maintain and support Kanban production management systems.  Reviews production documentation, verifying accuracy of information.
    • Assists team members in production and material distribution with understanding the Kan Ban procedures and philosophy.  Orients and demonstrates proper documentation and communications of production and materials related events.
    • Continually monitors production and parts/materials/supplies usage.  Coordinates with Buyers and Traffic Department to secure adequate levels of inventory to support assembly.
    • Participates with others to continually improve production control and scheduling methods.  Collects information to support variance analysis of production outcomes.
    • Supports the production assembly teams by expediting information flow and resolving problems associated with maintaining pace, engineering change notices, customer requests, and materials.
    • Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position.

    Qualifications:

    Basic Qualifications:

    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • 2 years minimum experience as a production assembly worker, material distribution specialist, and/or inventory control specialist
    • 1 year MS Office experience Preferred Qualifications:

    Preferred Qualifications:                                                          

    • Working knowledge of the complete production process, cycles, and layout used for the area of assignment.  Requires a working knowledge of inventory control methods, locations, and logistics for material distribution to work stations. Requires a basic knowledge of production planning and control.  Requires sufficient human relations skill to deal positively and effectively with internal and external customers.
    • Ability to carry out the requirements of the job.  Requires the ability to complete logistic and problem solving efforts on a timely and urgent basis.  Requires the ability to read and understand production plans and specifications.  Must be able to use common business computer software and perform data entry and retrieval onto manufacturing/inventory control databases.
    • Standing and walking for extended periods of time in a manufacturing environment. Will also use computer and standard office equipment.
    • Data Loader experience is a plus
    • Experience with Excel
    • CPIM desired

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