Project Coordinator Materials

Location: 

Wisconsin, US

Req ID:  8241
Date:  Jun 29, 2024

KRONES designs, develops, manufactures, and installs both machines and complete packaging lines.  We have become one of the leading system suppliers for breweries and beverage producers as well as for the food, chemical and cosmetics industries.  Our 16,000 employees worldwide strive for innovation and detail and ensure that each customer receives the best quality in product and service.

We are currently looking for candidates who want to make a difference and who wish to be part of our dynamic organization in the US.

Job Summary:

The Overhaul Coordinator position will manage all material procurement for Overhaul & Stock Keeping Package sales orders and ensure complete and on time delivery.  This position is the centralized point of contact between Spare Parts Solutions, Warehouse, and Logistics, Procurement & Production Planning. 

The Overhaul Coordinator will have to review and resolve late demands and expedite these to meet customer schedule. Also, parts which will not make the delivery date have to be communicated back Spare Parts Solutions. Meetings are to be held to update the internal supply chain on progress and constraints for Overhaul & Stock Keeping Package sales orders.

The Overhaul Coordinator will also be responsible to make sure orders are picked on time and staying on top of parts which did not make the initial requested customer date.

And making sure we can maintain at least a 70% OTIF. 

 

SKILLS:

  • Communication: able to clearly communicate to others both verbally and in writing. Able to create and deliver presentations in a clear and concise manner
  • Team player: respects solutions that are efficiently and effectively found through collaboration and cooperation. Able to work cross functionally with other departments
  • Problem Solver: Ability to think outside the box, use available data, find constructive solutions, act independently.
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit:  ownership of Overhaul Sales Orders after order entry thru shipment, identify opportunities for action
  • Results Oriented: comfortable setting and delivering against targets
  • Multi-tasking: ability to work on multiple priorities and projects at one time and meet deadlines

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • 2+ years in major business experience
  • Manufacturing experience helpful
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills along with conducting meetings
  • Working independently / Self-starter.
  • Ability to work in fast pace / changing environment.
  • Possess strong analytical and organizational skills with attention to details.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage several projects concurrently
  • Proficiency / Experience in SAP and MS office 

 

EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Min of 3 years of practical work experience as a Material Planner / Scheduler in an engineer / make-to- order environment
  • Associates / Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management / Operations a plus
  • APICS certification a plus
  • Working in a large organization / international experience
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • 2 + years of practical work experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Project management experience

KRONES, INC. offers an outstanding opportunity to be involved with and challenged by leading-edge technologies, further career opportunities to learn and develop skills, a flexible work schedule and a competitive salary and benefits program. Our benefits program includes a generous health/dental/vision package, and 401(k) program in addition to other benefits. Please submit your resume.

A world leader in the processing and packaging industries, KRONES works with some of the largest beverage, food, and consumer packaging brands in the world. With projects ranging from planning and installing fully integrated processing, packaging, and bottling systems to replacing or upgrading individual machines, your work will make a difference by helping deliver vital products to the world.

As a Krones employee, you’ll experience the positive impact of Krones culture from day one. Whether you work on the production floor, in the office, or out in-the-field, Krones strives to create an inclusive environment where all team members feel supported and valued.