Materials Supervisor.


We are looking for a Materials Supervisor  for a leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world’s major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products.

Full time / 2nd & 3rd Shift Available

As a member of the Materials team, the Materials Supervisor will be responsible for ensuring timely and safe delivery of finished product to the customer.

The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

Review hi-lo checklists (coordinate repairs as needed)
Ensure material drivers unload trucks in a timely manner
Advise team leader on keeping part labels up to date on racks/bins
Coordinate with carriers for scheduling and movement of return material
Tracks inbound freight with carriers and vendors to ensure timely delivery
Initiates material expedites to protect production capabilities as required
Verifies outbound trailers for product left on trailer
Completes Material Supervisor checklist daily
Carries out duties assigned as required
Communicate shortages and safety stock needed to supply base
Ensure all parts are stored in correct locations according to PFEP
Ensure that team leader is maintaining dock layout
Verify receiving and shipping logs are always updated
Check inbound trailers against supplier shipper for accuracy
Direct supervision of all activities related to the shipment of finished seat assemblies to the customer
Assist with preparation of loading and shipping documents – Load diagrams, Shippers and Bills of Lading, Verification Sheet
Locates all seats and ensure timely availability by coordinating efforts between production process, material and quality reviews
Keep finished goods entry (inbound) running to keep production lines from shutting down
Maintain integrity of computerized finished goods storage system by updating and correcting system inventory. Keeping track of progress on FGI inventory report.
Maintain constant seat availability at customer plant and float levels within plant
Maintain communication with customer plant – Material Department, Seat Install, and dock supervisors
Advise management of all irregularities at customer plant – i.e. production down time, short hours, line overtime, late trucks, float, etc.
Monitor Live Broadcast for – Customer Hourly Production Rate and irregularities such as line or sequence skips, “cut” jobs and computer down time
Receive and expedite customer repair seat orders with the company Production, Materials, IT and Quality

Your Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain or a related field.
2-5 years of related automotive experience as a Materials Supervisor.
Proven communication and organizational skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and other Microsoft applications.



Wentzville, MO, US, Missouri