Material Lead – Savannah, GA

at TEL Staffing (view profile)
Published 19th February 2024
Location Savannah, GA, United States of America
Category Aircraft Coordinator  
Job Type Team Lead  


Job Description:

  • Savannah - 1st Shift

Coordinate and control the operation of assigned stockroom functions, ensuring that all materials are processed in a responsive manner and adhere to corporate quality and safety standards; instruct department personnel in policies, procedures and safety regulations.

Essential Functions:

  • Monitor the receiving, stocking, disbursement, and/or shipping of material, ensuring that all paperwork and system transactions are completed accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Make high impact decisions effecting material flow (performance to schedule) and handling of high dollar inventory.
  • Establish priorities for subordinates to ensure efficient operations; plans, assigns and evaluates performance, provides input to performance appraisals, recommends recognition, rewards, and disciplinary actions as required.
  • Train newly assigned personnel and retrains employees on all material handling procedures. Identifies skills training requirements for assigned personnel and initiates as required.
  • Develop operational and organizational improvements, coordinates implementation with effected parties.
  • Ensure prompt and responsive customer service for applicable material processes supporting operations.
  • Analyze problems and initiates corrective action as required.
  • Audit departments to ensure procedures are followed by each employee.
  • Ensure that all stockroom material conforms to FAA, Quality Control and departmental procedures.
  • Direct subordinates to deliver material to using departments within specified time limits.
  • Interface with other departments to ensure integrity of inventory control; responsible for inventory accuracy of assigned area or function (high dollar and high volume).
  • For specific sites, responsible for day-to-day Tool Crib activities.
  • Ensure that cycle counts are performed in a timely manner.

Additional Functions:

  • Perform weekly safety audits and ensures that all areas meet safety requirements.
  • Oversee special projects (Lean Manufacturing, 5S, visual management, etc.) and ensures procedures are implemented and followed.
  • Assist in developing work schedules and methods to improve efficiency of operations.
  • Support a continuous improvement culture including lean principles, sustainability initiatives, ergonomic improvements, safety and cross functional teams.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience with aircraft hardware is a plus.
  • Experience with EXCEL is desirable.
  • Ability to lead employees in several different roles.

Other Requirements

  • Able to operate PC (word processing and spreadsheet applications).
  • Must have highly developed interpersonal skills.
  • Able to effectively interact with all levels of management.
  • Technical and non-technical personnel and co-workers.
  • Individual will have heavy customer contact.
  • On feet most of shift.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • 7 years' experience in stockroom, warehouse, or inventory control activities.
  • 2 years progressive responsibility and recognized leadership qualities.
  • CDI qualified for Product Support.
  • Valid Driver’s License required.
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