Buyer/Planner

Advantage Components, Inc, an ISO 9001-2008, seeks a Buyer/Planner for our factory in Joliet to purchase parts, schedule the shop floor, maximize customer fill rates, and improve the efficiency and throughput of our factory.

Responsibilities:

  • Developing a daily, weekly and monthly shop schedule
  • Planning and executing work orders in a timely fashion to meet customer demand
  • Working with outside vendors to maximize quality, minimize delivery times, and reduce costs
  • Reading and understanding MRP, stock status sales order, and customer shortage reports, etc.
  • Analyzing shop floor variances and seeking continous improvement in a lean environment

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a lean factory environment, preferably one that produces electrical  products
  • Experience with Henning Software; Esti-Track a plus
  • Ability to read mechanical blueprints and electrical schematics a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree and APICS certification preferred

Competitive benefits.  For consideration, please submit resume with salary history or requirements to Jennifer Brunetti in Human Resources at careers@aciwires.com.  To learn more about Advantage Components, Inc., please visit www.aciwires.com         .