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Georgia Materials Manager

Sandersville, GA 31082
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Dura-Line is transforming the structure of communication and is the world's largest manufacturer of High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) conduit with over 1,800 employees in 5 of the 7 continents. Technology, data, and constant communication are more intertwined with our daily lives than ever before in human history. As technology advances in the next decade, the Internet of Things (IoT) and the 4th Industrial Revolution will bring 50 billion devices online and provide access to the internet to the rest of the world's population. Dura-Line provides the essential infrastructure to make this possible. Through our innovative product solutions and unparalleled customer insight, Dura-Line creates what connects us. No matter how big or small a role we play, everything we do is connected. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining, a diverse workforce that represents our global customer base in a variety of markets, including telecommunications, enterprise networking, energy, and transportation.
At Dura-Line, we are committed to advancing life around the world. As a leading global manufacturer and distributor, we are transforming the structure of communication. We rely on our passionate, empowered, and committed teams to "Create What Connects Us".
Dura-Line is searching for an experienced Materials Manager to join our Georgia team and operate out of our Sandersville & Tennille manufacturing plants. The schedule will be a Monday-Friday 8am-5pm with the ability to answer pressing logistical and materials questions after scheduled hours as these are 24/7 facilities.
You will be responsible for overseeing and managing daily operations such as scheduling, inventory, and shipping within the 2 plants. This will require a high level of organization, excellent communication, and coordination skills in a safe and effective manner to drive continuous improvement and ensure processes are implemented and followed.
Perks We Offer: a terrific team environment, global inclusion culture, Full-Time Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life), 401K with company match, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time-Off & holidays, and fantastic career development opportunities!

Day to Day Responsibilities:
  • Ensure Effective & Open Communication by maintaining an open-door policy and cultivating an engaged and efficient team. During daily GEMBA walks you will be able to coach your associates, lead & influence your team, and work with cross functional departments to not only execute best practices but to also lead corrective actions and delegate tasks to appropriate associates.
  • Inventory Control & Management will be the foundation of your position. You will oversee and monitor the inventory & purchasing department, complete cycle counts, monitor stock levels & distribution supplies, work and build the relationships with vendors, and complete the necessary weekly and monthly operation reporting.
  • Drive Continuous Improvement with your strong analytical and problem-solving skills within a Six Sigma Lean Manufacturing environment and can execute lean initiatives. Safety is always our number 1 priority and we are a collaborative team, so we need a quality candidate that can foster & balance quality, safety, morale, productivity, and cost to achieve positive results in all areas.
  • Teamwork Makes the Dream Work! You will be working daily with a skilled team within the 2 plant locations as well as with a corporate team. You will be working closely and managing with the Shipping & Receiving Department for delivery tracking, logistical issues, receiving process management, and investigating root cause analysis.

To help you succeed, you need to bring your proven logistics skills and knowledge in the manufacturing industry, a degree in logistics or supply chain management or equivalent relevant work experience (5+ years). This will include implementing visual Kanban system for raw material inventory, managing finished goods master schedule, initiating just-in-time programs, and coordinating purchasing and supplier activity with the productions schedule. You will complete reports, therefore you must have experience in Microsoft products and ERP system like SAP.

You will be empowered to bring your abilities and expertise to develop key programs, influence and develop a team, and collaborate with other peers to execute best practices.

If you enjoy a challenge, want to make an impact, and use your materials management experience in manufacturing to lead and influence a team WE NEED YOU!
Discover how Dura-Line creates what connects us. Every day, in the little ways and the big ones, our lives depend on clear, consistent, reliable communication. Check out our products, history, and testimonials and apply today at www.Dura-Line.com
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Dura-Line is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in the federal E-Verify program to verify the work eligibility of all new hires.

Dura-Line is part of a community of companies, known as Orbia, bound together by a shared purpose: to advance life around the world. Orbia's business groups have a collective focus on insuring food security, reducing water scarcity, reinventing the future of cities and homes, connecting communities to data infrastructure, and expanding access to health and wellness with advanced materials. The business groups include Precision Agriculture, Building and Infrastructure, Fluor, Polymer Solutions, and Data Communications, which collectively pursue human centric solutions to global challenges.


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Posted: 2020-07-24 Expires: 2020-08-23

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