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Material Handler Essential - TSA - 5307I - 1st shift

United States
Work Location:
North Carolina
16 Aug 2021
Job Type:
About The Opportunity

To expedite parts as necessary and assist Maintenance, Engineering and Indirect Store Room.

Key Responsibilities
  • Comply with all company and departmental policies and procedures.

  • Source and order parts needed for production operations

  • Track Parts as needed for Maintenance and Production

  • Coordinate service and technical assistance as needed

  • Work with Maintenance and Engineering to setup spare parts

  • Work with Maintenance, Production and Safety to enter work order as needed

  • Analyse parts ordered for spare part setup

  • Assist purchasing by contacting suppliers with past due purchase orders and request expedite

  • Monitor past due reports.

  • Assist cycle counts along with variance reports, on a monthly basis

  • Oversee rebuilding program of damage/worn components as required

  • Assure rebuild is used before a new component is issued

  • Interface with accounting to correct supplier invoicing errors as required.

  • Formulate presentations as needed

  • Adherence to administrative requirements regarding OSHA, ISO/TS 16949, and ISO 14001.

  • Assist tracking stock outs, root cause analysis to prevent reoccurrence. 

  • Fill in for all duties inside storeroom as required.

  • Other duties as assigned within the scope of this position.


Qualifications / Experience / Skills


    • Strong computer skills with working knowledge of MFG/Pro, Windows, Microsoft Office and Infor EAM
    • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
    • Self-motivated, results driven with minimal guidance
    • Proficient written and oral communication skills
    • Team oriented with strong leadership skills


FORMAL EDUCATION:                   


  • High School Diploma-Required

  • Two-year Business Degree-Preferred




    • 3 to 5 years manufacturing experience with tool purchasing/inventory control preferred but not required


    • MFG/Pro and Infor EAM experience preferred but not required
About Us


GKN Driveline is one of the world's leading automotive systems suppliers. Our vision for GKN Driveline is to be the number one supplier of driveline systems and solutions by operating our business to the highest standards of quality, integrity and performance.

Our mission is to design and manufacture superior driveline systems supported by the best customer service. By doing this we will create value for customers and shareholders. To achieve our mission we shall:


  • create a portfolio of superior driveline products and systems solutions for our customers
  • achieve market leading shares in all our business areas
  • meet or surpass customer expectations for quality, cost and delivery.
  • be the employer of choice for qualified and motivated employees
  • behave with integrity and respect for our stakeholders, including communities, customers employees, the environment and our shareholders

We value our people

  • we recognise the contribution of every employee, and the importance of personal satisfaction. We aim to create a working environment which is safe and healthy
  • we provide fair reward and recognition for individual achievement, and support and encouragement in helping all our people meet their full potential - we offer equality of opportunity regardless of sex or sexual orientation, disability, religion or ethnic origin, and respect the human rights and dignity of every employee

We value our shareholders

  • we are committed to delivering shareholder value

We value our customers

  • we strive to be best in class, developing and delivering continuously improving products and services which add value for our customers

We value our suppliers

  • we recognise the essential contribution of our suppliers, and support them actively in developing their capabilities

We value our partners

  • we aim to build effective relationships with our joint venture partners as a route to mutual success

We value our role in society

  • we act with integrity at all times and employ the highest standards of corporate governance - we contribute positively to the communities of which we are a part - we comply with all relevant regulatory frameworks - we make positive efforts to minimise waste, and play our part in safeguarding our environment

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.