3 months ago
The Material Expeditor compiles and maintains material and parts inventory and status information to expedite movement of material and parts between production areas. Provides up-to-date status on materials ordered.
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract)
Read production schedules, inventory reports, and work orders to determine type and quantity of materials required, availability of stock, and order priority.
Orchestrate efficient flow of materials and products throughout the purchasing, manufacturing and assembly process.
Perform as liaison to departments to assist and provide up to date information on materials status.
Assist in identifying and following up outstanding claims.
Confer with department supervisors to determine overdue material and parts and to inform supervisors of material status.
Locate and distribute materials to specified production areas.
Track material status in vendor custody.
Maintains cleanliness of the work center as required.
Presents a courteous and professional demeanor when interacting with customers and co-workers.
May perform other duties related to the classification as assigned.
Perform additional duties as assigned by the Logistics Supervisor.
Knowledge & Skills
Working knowledge of ground transportation, freight forwarding and distribution administration
Knowledge of cargo documentation and logistical movement control experience in the transportation environment
Knowledge of shipping and receiving procedures and guidelines
Must be able to read, write, understand, and communicate the English language and follow verbal and written instruction.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance and flight-line driver’s license, if required.
Experience & Education
Two years of experience as an expeditor.
High school diploma or GED required.
Must be able to meet any Government / Company licensing / qualification requirements for the position.
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Normally in an office environment, but occasionally work may be required in aircraft hangar and shop areas.
Must be able to work dayshift, night shift, and/or weekend shift as required.
Assignment locations may be: Fallon, NV or Tucson, AZ.
As required by work and customer specifications. May require travel in support of detachments of unknown duration.