Materials Manager

Materials Manager

Posted On Aug 10, 2023
Location Fort Wayne,IN
Salary $100,000-$125,000
Status Full Time
Job ID 27240
Materials Manager
Fort Wayne, IN

With a century of experience, this manufacturer is a leading supplier that is continually engineering and advancing a foothold in their industry. Their Northeast Indiana location is a bell cow for their company and this plant sets the standard for customer support and delivery. This has led to multiple expansions in facility, team size, and top-of-the-line manufacturing equipment. This is your chance to join this standard setting facility. Currently, our client is looking for a Materials Manager to join their team.

Why apply?

  • Expanding plant with growth opportunities
  • Some of the best insurance premiums in the area
  • Non-union facility that let’s you become directly applied within the process
  • Top-of-the-line processes and virtuous facility that leads it to being the “show plant” for customers

Duties of the Materials Manager include:

  • Hire, train, and lead materials department employees
  • Create a smooth flow of raw materials to production, to finished goods, to warehousing, and to shipping
  • Manage production scheduling
  • Develop SOPs for inventory control, material/production planning, warehousing, and shipping
  • Ensure adequate availability of materials for production needs
  • Use KPIs and other metrics to monitor inventory control, planning, and warehousing efficiency and make adjustments to improve productivity
  • Be an active member of the leadership team during management meetings and continuously communicate updates with other department leaders
  • Ensure on-time and accurate shipping
  • Manage incoming materials and work with suppliers on deficiencies in availability or quality
  • Create a proactive and positive working environmental in all areas of materials
  • Work cohesively with other plant departments to ensure 100% on time delivery of materials/products internal and externally
  • Work with production to resolve any discrepancies related to production schedules

Requirements for the Materials Manager include:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree
  • Previous experience as a Materials Manager or similar position
  • Collaborative personality and strong management skills
  • Proven leadership skills and the ability to create positive direction for the department
Please apply or send us a copy of your resume to All of your information will be kept confidential. Please feel free to call us at 614-760-5799.

Applications that fit the listed requirements will be contacted within 2-3 business days to schedule an initial phone interview with the Omni One team.

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