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Material PFEP Coordinator

  • Location
    • Brookville, Ohio
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted



Onsite: This role is categorized as onsite. This means the successful candidate is expected to report to Arlington Assembly on a full-time basis.

This job may be eligible for relocation benefits.

The Role
Ensure overall plant Lean Material Strategies including: material flow, material routings, storage space requirements, mobile equipment, layout development, container development, storage areas, kitting, small lot strategy, sequence planning, PFEP ( Plan for Every Part), etc.

What You’ll Do

  • Standardize material flow and material handling processes and measure plant compliance
  • Standardize Internal Benchmarks for material flow and material handling processes
  • Update BoO to reflect IBM Standards
  • Maintain productivity scorecards
  • Drive Material Planning Metrics (DPP & DPPN) to be applied in North America
  • Route Planning, Dock Strategies, Material Flow,
  • Develop &  track Master Dot milestones & Deliverables
  • Support the Manufacturing Launch team at the plant and Program Team
  • Develop and apply Lean Material Strategies (LMS) to design standards
  • Drive & execute common standards, processes, and lean designs.
  • Integrate Lean Manufacturing and GM-Global Manufacturing System (GMS) principles
  • Provide updates to plant staff and Program Team as required
  • Support PFMEA process
  • Drive problem solving issues for throughput and quality issues
  • Support BIQ objectives
  • Analyze existing operations and propose continuous improvements(CI)
  • Optimize floor space, materials, personnel, and equipment
  • Monitor adherence to recommended safety procedures and ergonomic guidelines
  • Develop, track, and implement budget allocation
  • Facilities design, layout, and processes that reduce cost/ achieve operational efficiencies.
  • Provide on-site support for execution and readiness activities related to steady state and major launches.
  • Drive implementation of best practices and standardized performance metrics across all GA assembly operations

Education Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering(Material, Packaging, Industrial) or equivalent experience

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications)​​

  • Ability to work independently
  • High level of analytical ability & problem solving where problems are unusual and difficult
  • Knowledge of work measurement/work standards, ergonomic principles, material optimization, and facility layout strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of basic manufacturing and assembly processes
  • Ability to present findings to all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to deal with and manage stressful situations.
  • Extended working hours, and varying shift schedules may be required to support Program Development and Launch Execution.

What Will Give You a Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications):

  • Customer Focus / Organizational Agility / Managerial Courage / Drive for Results / Perseverance
  • Knowledge of Supply Chain Process
  • Proficient with Autocad, Factory cad or equivalent, MS-Office tools (Excel, Access, Project, Word, and Powerpoint)

Additional Description

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