DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
At Federal-Mogul Motorparts, we continuously raise the bar for the Motorparts industry. Our large manufacturing and distribution operation in Skokie is looking for an Distribution Analyst who will be responsible for coordinating and/or fixing critical WMS system and interface issues that may occur. This person would be responsible for carrying out tasks assigned by the Federal-Mogul DC Manager based on business needs (such as modifying system configuration, testing system configuration, testing upgraded and modified software, modifying access permissions, analyzing and evaluating software bugs, etc.).
An ideal candidate for this role is a degreed Distribution professional with experience in a large manufacturing facility. This individual will act as a consultant to distribution center personnel and other internal customers.
We are ready to act immediately on those candidates who are the best fit for the role. You'll first hear from someone in Talent Acquisition to schedule a phone screen, and then the next step will be a personal interview with our Plant Manager. We pride ourselves on moving through processes quickly, and you can be sure of transparency and prompt communication throughout.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participate with the distribution center management team to establish long-range plans for distribution center operations specifically related to the utilization, upgrades and effectiveness of WMS and related systems.
Assist DC end users with technical support regarding common problems or questions that occur regularly
Analyze business requirements, create conceptual process and software configuration designs.
Develop and test changes to the software and systems configurations jointly with IT.
Validate user acceptance testing of tested changes to software and the systems configurations.
Develop user training in the use and operation of WMS.
Develop, document, maintain and support configuration standards, policies, procedures systems and processes.
Targets to reduce customer concerns and external and internal PPM and to Eliminate, Reduce Reuse, or Recycle natural resources.
Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as business needs require
Education: Bachelor's degree in related field or relative work experience.
Skills and Experience
Minimum 3 years of manufacturing experience.
Thorough knowledge of distribution processes.
WMS specific knowledge (handle user account man., file transfers, peripheral systems interface knowledge, scripting knowledge (SQL preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively in both orally and written form with co-workers, departments, customers and vendors.
Knowledge of applicable regulatory requirements, such as OSHA standards, and 9000 and ISO 14001 policies and procedure.
Demonstrated skills in the operation of various computer programs including MOVE, Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint and Visio.
Knowledge of the principles of Constraint Management and 5S.
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