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Materials Supervisor - Motion Preservation

Company: Orthofix Holdings, Inc.
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Job Description:

Why Orthofix? - - -Come join our global team of dedicated professionals who through their extraordinary efforts demonstrate every day their commitment to our mission of improving the lives of patients. -At Orthofix our culture is built around Integrity and the core beliefs we live by: Exceed Expectations, Work Together, Be Respectful, Get Lean and Have Fun! -As an Orthofix employee, you will become an integral part of our culture by continually demonstrating the highest level of integrity and our beliefs while making an impact to our vision "To be a highly respected global orthopedic and spine company that delivers exceptional value to our patients, customers, team members, partners and shareholders."Materials Supervisor - Motion PreservationHow you'll make a difference?Oversees activities related to the purchase of material, material control, inventory control, and shipping/receiving functions. Develops, implements, and maintains policies, procedures, and material control systems. Ensures materials are ordered and in stock to meet company requirements, while maintaining acceptable inventory levels. Develops material schedules and coordinates the efficient movement of materials with purchasing, production, and engineering. Reviews and plans requirements for purchasing materials. Prepare requirement plans using ERP systems. May assist with establishment and maintenance of the production control system. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.What will your Duties and Job Responsibilities be?Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

  • Oversees and manages all logistics activities and personnel in the warehouse relating to inventory control, material handling and shipping/receiving of products including custom communication.
  • Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing, planning and engineering departments to procure product in a cost effective
  • and timely manner.
  • Works with the inventory management team to ensure that all deliveries satisfy the assigned purchase orders and report any backordered or missing products.
  • Develops an efficient and accurate system for monitoring all open purchase orders.
  • Coordinates procurement forecast, delivery schedules, and delivery of all sub-contracted instruments.
  • May collaborate with Accounting to determine cost during rollup activities, month end variance determination and invoice reconciliation.
  • Processes purchase requisitions, purchase orders and request for quotes to suppliers.
  • Monitors inventory levels and ensures component availability to support production.
  • Maintains contracts, price list and monitor contract renewal dates with suppliers.
  • Plans schedules, issues, and closes all Work Orders for Manufacturing (i.e.: CER, Shop, sub-assemblies).
  • Develops and maintains production and machine shop build plans and makes adjustments according to priorities.
  • Monitors inventory Kanban levels of sub-assemblies and ensures component availability to support production.What Skills and Experience will you need?
    • BS or BA or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in a Senior Buyer/Planner/Logistics or Materials Supervisor position within
    • a high-volume manufacturing environment; medical device industry experience is strongly preferred.
    • ERP knowledge is required. APICS certification and Oracle ERP system is preferred.
    • Comprehensive understanding of MS Excel, MS Word and industry standard purchase order software platforms.
    • Proven history of developing effective inventory management procedures required.
    • Strong ability to influence and work with personnel at all levels.
    • Must possess excellent organization/time management skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to develop and improve processes based on Lean methodologies or Toyota Production System (certification a plus)What Supervisory Responsibilities will you have?
      • Provide guidance and leadership to a team of logistics personnel.What will the Physical Demands and Work Conditions be like? 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. - Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
        • The ability to use a computer keyboard and standard office equipment. -
        • The ability to clearly communicate on the phone with internal customers and external suppliers.
        • The ability to read, write and follow complex instructions.
        • May sit for extended periods of time but must possess the mobility to move within and outside the building, and into clean room manufacturing environment.
        • The ability to lift up to 10 pounds unaided.
        • May be required to climb a stepladder.Orthofix complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws regarding equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment. Orthofix makes its employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or any other status protected by law. In addition to federal law requirements, Orthofix complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Keywords: Orthofix Holdings, Inc., Sunnyvale , Materials Supervisor - Motion Preservation, Other , Sunnyvale, California

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