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Manager.SCM.Materials Planning

Haina, Dominican Republic
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Provide the highest customer service, keeping inventory and air freight costs, as well as an efficient material planning to maintain required inventory level.
1. Supervise raw material inventory levels.
2. Ensure availability of equipment and materials in sufficient type and quantities to meet production requirements.
3. Provide timely and accurate control of flow, storage of materials, through the receiving and warehouse function.
4. Effectively communicate, interface, and coordinate interplant activities for the areas of Materials, Customer Service.
5. Manage and control department expenditures in conjunction with proposed budget.
6. Analyze and resolve work related issues or problems.
7. Develop department procedures, guidelines, and objectives.
8. Obtain cost improvements and cost reductions through process or method improvements
9. Plan installation of new lines in conjunction with manufacturing engineers and be prepared to visualize and solve different problems. Participate in plant lay out.
10. Responsible for the material planning.
11. Daily verification of material planning with manufacturing area (Production Planning Meeting).
12. Perform specific functions to this position describe at the Quality Manual.
13. Monthly planning of product material:
a. Plastic parts: Planning of all plastic parts required by the plant to Puerto Rico plant supply, according to the Load Plan needs.
b. Cardboard Boxes: Planning of all cardboard boxes required by the plant. Purchase locally.
c. Bimetals y Handles: Planning of all plant’s sub-assemblers from Puerto Rico supply plant.
14. Supervision of all containers shipment process.


• Bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering, Business Administration or similar careers.
• Minimum 7 of experience in similar areas. Preferable experience at the manufacturing area
• Bilingual (English/Spanish)
• PC knowledge, Microsoft Office, AS400, VISTA Preferable. MAPICS Certification as a plus.
• Knowledge of Lean Tools and 6 Sigma.
• Knowledge of MRP, Inventory control and Custom Laws.

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Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Latin America
Organization: EPG CPD ICD Industrial Controls Division

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 051530