Precision Castparts Corp. Production Control/Sales Specialist - SMP in Wickliffe, Ohio

INTRODUCTION: PCC Airfoils, LLC, headquartered in Greater Cleveland, Ohio, is a world leader in the fast-paced, high-tech industry of investment casting. Each of the thirteen (13) Airfoils’ locations play an integral part in the manufacture of blades, vanes and components for use in gas turbine engines. PCC’s parts are found on virtually all commercial & military aircraft, as well as, industrial gas turbine applications in the free world. Our product plays a significant role in NASA’s space program and aid in the evolution of the light-weight, fuel-efficient engines of the next generation.

The Airfoils Division is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Precision Castparts Corp. The company currently has an overall sales volume of over $8 Billion, employing in excess of 25,000 individuals throughout 125 locations in the U.S. and worldwide. PCC is seeking individuals with high personal and professional standards who will thrive in a fast-paced, goal oriented work environment.

PCC Airfoils, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please visit: http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/posterscreenreader_optimized.pdf.

EOE - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: A multi-function position whose responsibilities will include production scheduling with customers and internal plant production. Will be responsible to coordinate with manufacturing, customers, engineering and/or quality to achieve sales goals and inventory control.

SPECIFIC DUTIES: * Expedite inventory on problem jobs * Track daily manufacturing area performance to schedule * Verify inventories * Perform cycle counts * Represent department in production meetings as backup to manager

RESPONSIBIITIES: * Interface with Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality, and Accounting to coordinate customer interface ensuring requirements are met. o Services the needs of existing customer service accounts by providing technical assistance for product applications, and resolving customer issues pertaining to quality, delivery, order status, and other customer concerns. o Proactively develops and maintains a positive, professional business relationship with customer contacts. o Help advance PCC/SMP’s customer service business philosophy by maintaining close contact with customers, planners, and schedulers. * Provide the plant with market information to accurately forecast new and repeat business for short and long range planning including competitive information to develop and/or change current pricing strategies. * Review continuing business and active job opportunities to ensure schedule adherence and to take advantage of competitive misses and customer pull-ins. * Must be able to identify problems in supporting customer requirements and coordinate efforts of manufacturing and support groups to prevent and/or resolve issues. * Communicate with customers, both internal and external, on non-commercial, delivery related issues. * Work to maintain minimum inventory levels (materials and WIP) while meeting customer and PCC budget requirements. * Monitor production input and output. * Assist in development of new or improved manufacturing and production control systems. * Assertive, high profile, communicative individual. * Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to implement systems and communicate effectively.

QUALIFICATIONS * Minimum of bachelor’s degree preferably in Engineering with experience in Production Control and Sales. * 3 to 5 years in a manufacturing environment. * Ability to interface with all levels of management in the plant and with the customer. * Excellent PC skills in Microsoft Office, especially Excel. * Good communication and organizational skills are required. * Must be a team player. * Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder).

Requisition ID: SMP091517