Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the number one choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople.
As a Materials Manager, you will be responsible for deploying strategic company initiatives and acting as site liaison between manufacturing and supply chain. Ensure adequate inventory levels are planned and maintained based on current and projected demand requirements. Provide planning, scheduling, and inventory support to manufacturing and customer requirements. Support company manufacturing operations through its Lean initiatives.
Qualified candidates will hold a Bachelor’s Degree from a four year accredited college or university and have 5 years of work experience in developing production schedules, inventory management, and/or shop floor control, preferably in manufacturing environment, with applied knowledge and experience in strategy deployment. Candidates will also have knowledge and experience in lean material flow concepts (Kanban pull systems, lot sizing, economic order quantities (EOQ), level loading, capacity management, etc.). Ideal candidates will also possess skills in active listening, active learning and advanced computer skills (various applications software).
DISCLAIMER: This position may include exposure to radio frequencies that may be dangerous to individuals with a pacemaker, consult with your doctor.
Klein Tools provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:
If you have the commitment to succeed and the desire to join an organization recognized as the industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume.
No phone calls please.