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Production Control Clerk in Mascot, TN at The Timken Company

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

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Your Career Begins at Timken 
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken.  Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.

Job Title: Production Control Clerk               

General Duties and Responsibilities: 

A production control clerk facilitates the flow of physical material movements and system transactions between and within departments in support of production schedules. Generally, the associated duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Reviews production and shipment schedules to determine material requirements and priorities for production, conferring with production supervisors.
  • Compiles documents on costs, inventory consumption and problems encountered in production.
  • Generates production orders; records, compiles, and performs system transactions related to production data, material consumption and other important elements of production.
  • Examines production documentation /work process documents to evaluate accuracy, completeness and conformance to required materials management processes.
  • Compiles essential information, such as materials used, inventories and other vital customer information, for the efficient and accurate completion of status reports.
  • Makes arrangements for the delivery and distribution of component parts and supplies as needed to meet production schedules.
  • Supports inventory cycle counting activities in order to determine root cause for inventory discrepancies.
  • Records, organizes and maintains any documentation pertaining to production and inventory records.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as needed in support of plant operations.

Technical/ Functional Skills Required:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Basic computer skills using MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, etc.
  • Working knowledge or experience with ERP system (SAP preferred)

Education / Experience Required:

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment

Physical Demands & Frequency:

  • Frequent walking and bending
  • May be required to lift up to 40 lbs
  • Limited repetitive activities

Environmental Conditions:

  • Loud production environment; exposure to metals, lubricants, temperatures up to 100 degrees (non-air conditioned environment)

Protective Clothing and Personal Devices:

  • Safety glasses/shields; appropriate manufacturing close-toed safety footwear; hearing protection may be required or other protective equipment as needed.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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