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Materials Manager

Reference Number: AC 1560
Location: Lebanon, Kentucky, United States, 40033

Title: Materials Manager

Location: Lebanon, Kentucky 


How to Apply: Submit your resume in Word format to Angie Craven at


Angie Craven is a Plastics Recruiter with MRI Person County and recruits for the top plastics manufacturing companies in the USA.

KEY WORDS: Plastics, Plastic, Injection Molding, Manufacturing, Materials, Logistics


Job Description: A leading PLASTIC injection molding facility in Lebanon, Kentucky area is searching for a Material/Logistics Manager. Company offers excellent salary and benefits. Position will direct and coordinate activities in materials and distribution of raw materials, equipment, machinery and supplies.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Responsible for all inventory for production, including maintenance, quality & inspection and JIT delivery
• Lead the logistics and materials team with 4 direct reports
• Negotiate with supplier to ensure optimum cost, delivery and quality of raw materials
• Prepare department budgets and monitor purchases
• Receive orders from customers and issue orders to Production
• Maintain inventory levels by ordering materials from suppliers
• Develop procedures to ensure quality and efficiency
• Responsible for both shipping and receiving departments
• Manage value added projects assigned
• Experience working in continuous improvement atmosphere
• Analyze data and prioritize work orders to plan for shifts
• Manage transportation of inbound and outbound goods
• Maintain records, bill of ladings, invoices, purchase orders


Requirements include but are not limited to:
• 5-7 years experience working as Materials Manager in Manufacturing
• Skills in using data to analyze root cause and resolve problems
• Technical experience with Microsoft Office
• Inventory Control Management and strong analytical skills
• Must be able to supervise multiple teams and handle multiple tasks
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Hands on working knowledge in continuous improvement and 5s
• Flexible, adaptable with strong process improvement approach
• Excellent organizational skills and be able to develop a collaborative team

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Business


Doing business with MRI of Person County: Your application will be held in the strictest of confidence and will remain your property in our possession which will not be forwarded to any client without your prior approval.