Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO) is a leading designer and manufacturer of material handling products, systems and services which efficiently and ergonomically move, lift, position or secure material. Columbus McKinnon’s key products include hoists, cranes, actuators, chain and forged attachments. The Company’s products serve a wide variety of commercial and industrial applications that require the safety and quality provided by Columbus McKinnon’s superior product design and engineering know-how. The Company’s stable of well known brand names include CM, Coffing, Duff-Norton, Pfaff, Shaw-Box and Yale. These brands hold a commanding share in the U.S. market and a growing presence abroad. Headquartered in Amherst, NY, Columbus McKinnon has a long and rich history of accomplishments dating back to 1875.
We are currently seeking a Distribution Scheduler to join our Warehouse Operations team. The Distribution Scheduler will be responsible for coordinating inter-company planning and scheduling, and for the transfering of inventory management functions, movement of intercompany freight, lean activities, customer service, inventory control, and quality goals.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Works safely, adhering to CMCO policies and procedures.
Review and evaluate suggested inventory stocking levels to maintain established customer service levels.
Schedule shipments to various locations according to established shipping schedule.
Prepares or authorizes purchase requisitions.
Evaluates need to reorder inventory based on customer demand, forecast, unusual demand, slow moving inventory, geographical locations and related issues.
Responsible for all intercompany inventory transfers timeliness, necessity, and completion.
Expedite product that may delay or alter production scheduling and/or effect on-time delivery for customer orders.
Prepares, analyze and review various Distribution reports.
Maintain spreadsheets on various Distribution data.
Input receiving, shipment, cycle count and sales order data into CMCO business systems.
Research shortages, damages and other related issues with proper personnel.
Support CMCO business strategies, plans and objectives.
Other duties may be assigned.
The individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily on a consistent basis.
Excellent organizational skills.
Ability to work independently and be a self-starter.
Ability to communicate professionally with others in person, telephone, and/or via email.
Able to efficiently and effectively handle shifting and multiple priorities.
Should have sturdy problem-solving skills.
Solid computer skills.
Ability to influence others at peer level or higher.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and Experience
Associate’s degree (A.A) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or two-years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
C.P.I.M. certification preferred.
Ability to count and do basic math without the assistance of a calculator.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to read and interpret accounting and financial reports.
Ability to communicate, both written and spoken word, effectively and professionally.
Ability to read and interpret written and/or verbal instructions.
Ability to document processes in written form so the pertinent personnel can easily comprehend and follow.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must have a working knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Outlook, Word), internet software, and an inventory control system (EG: BPCS, SAP, CMBIS).
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment varies by geographical location, but the employee can expect to be exposed to: heat, cold, moderate levels of noise, dust, mechanical parts, motorized equipment, and/or low lighting conditions.
Location of Position
Lexington , TN
Columbus McKinnon Corporation offers:
A Dynamic Company Culture
Comprehensive Benefit Package
Competitive Compensation Plans
If interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to Jody Adolf at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Columbus McKinnon (NASDAQ: CMCO) is a leading worldwide designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, systems and...