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POST DATE 8/10/2016
END DATE 10/23/2016

Crown Holdings Hanover, PA

Company
Crown Holdings
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
CROWA0050433
AJE Ref #
575834725
Location
Hanover, PA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Accountabilities

* Assist in developing Master Schedule requirements from demand forecast, plant capacity, and historical data

* Interact with production and sales personnel to update and advise of progress and new developments.

* Manage volume and manufacturing location changes between factories as needed to meet customer requirements

* Monitor inventories of raw material, work in process, and finished good in an effort to minimize costs and achieve Division inventory goals

* Oversee development and maintenance of tools that enhance production planning capability for the Division

* Train and audit plant personnel for compliance in department standards and practices

* Assure inside sales and plants utilize the system through on site auditing and clear tracking metrics

* Maintain accurate needs attention and obsolete inventory and implement measures for improvement

* Drive continuous improvement through training, tool development, and strategic planning

* Manages and oversees the Shipping Coordinator to ensure all customer and internal requirements are achieved and maintained

Job Requirements

* BS degree in business, logistics, management or related area

* 5+ years of experience in a production planning/logistics/materials handling role

* Certificates in APICS, CPSM, Six Sigma, and Lean Manufacturing are highly desired

* Knowledge of AS400 operating systems is a plus

* Experience in manufacturing, operational, and customer driven environments

* Proven proficiency in Microsoft Office with specific emphasis on Excel, Access and Word

* Ability to develop processes, train end users, and implement projects to completion

* Capable of managing changing business needs and requirements

* Proven record of applied critical thinking in a variety of situations, and taking calculated initiative to drive improvements

* Effective oral and written communications

* Demonstrated project management, time management and organizational skills