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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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The Access segment consists of the JLG and Jerr-Dan business units. At JLG, we are committed to being the provider of choice worldwide for access equipment. The Company's diverse product portfolio includes leading brands such as JLG aerial work platforms and JLG SkyTrak and telescopic forklifts. For 30 years, Jerr-Dan has redefined the towing industry. Jerr-Dan tow trucks, whether it be wreckers or carriers, have a proven track record in vehicle recovery.

Oshkosh Access is a segment of Oshkosh Corporation, which is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company. At Oshkosh Corporation we are dedicated to designing and building the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them.


This position provides a strategic direction for materials related activities within the assigned areas. Responsible for guiding, controlling and maintaining inventory processes and material flow in the area assigned in a manner consistent with corporate philosophies and objectives. Contributes to problem solving and provides leadership and training on issues related to materials management and inventory control. Coordinates multiple complex materials projects. Serves as functional area representative on special projects as needed. Assumes lead role for Material Specialist I and Material Specialist II and assigns their day-to-day duties / responsibilities accordingly.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Develop, exercise and enforce transaction controls that yield accurate inventory balances for material stock in area assigned.

+ Responsible for the timely, accurate transaction including issues, returns, adjustments, scrap, DMR, transfers, sales changes, etc.

Responsible for achieving inventory turns and customer flexibility objectives by employing and supporting sound inventory management practices.

+ Control and maintain the phase in/out of engineering changes (E.R.s) that affect material availability in assigned area.

+ Measure, assign and disposition excessive and obsolete inventory

+ Monitor and coordinate the implementation and maintenance of Consumption and other 'Pull' systems in the area assigned to ensure timely replenishment.

+ Oversee vendor-stocked material in the assigned area (i.e., fasteners)

Create, control and measure the schedule for manufactured parts in the area that is assigned.

+ Control and maintain database parameters so planning and execution systems support the production plan with regard to the material flow.

+ Responsible for the release, timely execution and closure of manufacture work orders and ISL (Interplant) orders to satisfy production and service demand.

+ Ensure that due dates are met, the orders are transacted, shipped and received in a timely manner that due dates are changed in light of schedule and sales changes.

+ Responsible for tracking shortages and ensuring material availability to support due dates.

+ Responsible for scheduling sublet items and may communicate directly with suppliers as necessary.

+ Authorize sales changes according to material availability.

+ Coordinate phase in/out related to in/outsourcing activity.

Provide guidance and leadership on materials and inventory issues on the shop floor.

+ Responsible for training people in assigned area on materials and inventory processes and systems to enhance functionality.

+ Identify opportunities, research, develop alternative solutions, work with resources to resolve, communicate as necessary and follow up to ensure resolution; specifically regarding inaccurate bills of materials, causes of shortages, space constraints, frequency of delivery, appropriate packaging, other process & systems issues.


This position reports to: as assigned.

Serves as a "lead" and trainer to Material Specialist I and Material Specialist II positions.

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



+ Associates degree required

+ 5+ years of related experience


Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) or comparable inventory management education is preferable.


+ Ability to read and interpret blueprints.

+ Adept in using P.C.s and MAPICS to enter, obtain and organize data.

+ Ability to read bills of material and interpret requirements plan.

+ Familiarity with the effective use of MRP II and Pull systems.

+ Demonstrate the ability to prioritize tasks and delegate tasks / assignments to others.

+ Ability to manage project deadlines.

+ Ability to negotiate and demonstrate good conflict and problem resolution skills.

+ Understand and meet expectations of "internal customer concept."

Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.

Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.

Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.

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