Supply Chain Manufacturing Specialist 8/10/2016

Parker Hannifin Corporation KALAMAZOO, MI

Company
Parker Hannifin Corporation
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
4180-1A
AJE Ref #
575834885
Location
KALAMAZOO, MI
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Parker

Founded in 1918, Parker Hannifin Corporation is a $13 billion, global company.With annual sales of approximately $13 billion in fiscal year 2015, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs approximately 55,000 people in 50 countries around the world. Parkers engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the worlds greatest engineering challenges. By partnering with customers, Parker improves their productivity and profitability and seeks new ways to solve humanity's biggest challenges.As a National 101 Best & Brightest Company, Hydraulics System Division (HSD) has a matchless (winning) culture seeded in values of passionate people, valued customers and engaged leadership. We have a position available for Supply Chain Manufacturing Specialist at Parkers Hydraulic Systems Division located in Kalamazoo, Michigan which includes working directly with our customers and internal teams on providing a premier customer experience.

Responsibilities

As a Supply Chain Manufacturing Specialist, you will facilitate continuous improvement initiatives and problem resolution of quality issues / opportunities with suppliers and monitor suppliers performance against contractual obligations, and division metrics. Additionally, will aid in the selection of suppliers recommended by Procurement / Supply Chain Team.This position will be responsible for providing technical mechanical engineering expertise to suppliers. Primary responsibilities will include: Evaluating manufacturing processes by conducting research; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators. Analyzing and planning suppliers work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout to improve suppliers manufacturing efficiency. Coordinating with suppliers to ensure all product and system requirements are taken into account. Maintaining product and process data base data,

Qualifications

This position requires a Bachelor's degree with eight or more years of related experience with industrial or mechanical engineering. Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes a plus. Excellent Excel skills necessary.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions. (Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor)If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdfand http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf*LI-RE1