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Materials Administrator – 3 Month Term in Winnipeg at New Flyer

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Winnipeg
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/30/2018

Job Description

New Flyer Industries – North America’s largest transit bus, motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor is seeking a Materials Administrator to join its growing international team.

Join us as we continue advancing innovation and sustainable transit solutions that connect people with places. With 31 locations across the U.S. and Canada, and over 85 years of experience manufacturing buses, New Flyer is building on a solid foundation to drive North America forward with progressive transit technology that serves communities and makes cities smarter.

Don’t settle for a job when you can build an impactful and exciting career.

Position Summary:This position is responsible for the administration of material receiving stations to shop floor and all Point of Use locations. The Materials Administrator will improve the departments and themselves through training and continuing education.

What you will do:

• Receive and process material to POU location by required date.

• Ensure inventory accuracy and achieve inventory goals.

• Ensure all aspects of the MRP process are followed.

• Assist in the monitoring and measuring to meet all materials goals.

• Promote and facilitate lean manufacturing and 5’s programs for materials and engage the 5 P’s.

• Transact all inventory adjustments and continually improve the reduction of inventory adjustments.



Preferred Skills



• Attention to detail is critical for this position.

• Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.

• Able to work effectively with minimum supervision.

• Ability to learn and successfully obtain a forklift license, and overhead crane operations and basic computer skills including Oracle system.

• A requirement to hold a valid driver’s license or successfully complete New Flyer’s lift truck program – operator medical form (available in Human Resources).

Apply Now!If you would like to apply for the position of Materials Administrator, or know someone who would be interested in, please submit a resume to: employment@newflyer.com.