Amcor Rigid Plastics Materials Coordinator in Tumwater, Washington

Primary Purpose of Position: Continuously improve the facility's production planning, inventory control, customer service, and logistics. Provide support to the Production, Maintenance, and Warehouse Departments in order to provide high quality containers in greater numbers as a superior level of service to the customer. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Customer service. Must be able to work with our customers in a professional manner at all times. This includes verbal and electronic communications. Performs production planning on a daily basis and monthly scheduling to maximize equipment efficiencies. Enter sales orders and subsequent changes to guarantee the delivery of customer requirements. Purchase the raw materials and shipping materials needed by the production departments to manufacture quality containers efficiently. Communicate directly with customers to satisfy product and delivery needs, information or planning requirements, and materials specifications. Communicate with production, maintenance, and other internal personnel the scheduling needs. Supervise and assist with inventory control through cycle counting, production scheduling, and warehousing. Assists and performs regular maintenance of manufacturing data base to provide optimum use and accurate reporting. Supervisory responsibilities - training to manage the materials and warehouse departments. This encompasses the warehouse supervisor, cycle counter, and seasonal materials clerk. Indirect responsibilities include the line drivers, materials handlers, and loaders. Responsibilities include compliance of all company policies including continuous improvement. Computer skills. Must be proficient with various computer programs and systems to include, but not limited to MS Word, Excel, SAP, Email, Ariba, Apriso, Crystal, etc... Generate daily, weekly, monthly, and long-term schedules and reports. All other duties as assigned. POSITION REQUIRMENTS: Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform essential functions. Bachelor's degree required. Combined education and/or experience may be considered. Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and government regulations. Ability to write reports, and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond in group environments. Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statics. Ability to define problems collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret and extensive variety of instructions and customer needs. Working Conditions: The job functions described here are representative of those encountered while performing the responsibilities of the position. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.