Material Distribution Specialist


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Located in North Bend, WA

Salary: $22.32

Are you looking for a long-term opportunity to be a part of a large, growing, worldwide company?

This company is located in scenic North Bend, WA. Surrounded by trees and mountains, this clean and safe warehouse is looking for reliable, hard-working candidates to be a part of a well-working team under fantastic supervisors and management who treat their people with respect!


Duration: Contract to Hire

Pay: $22.32

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides materials to production assembly lines on a timely basis.
    Replenishes parts and components on established routes and stations. Expedites acquisition of missing or alternative parts.
  • Reviews production and machine schedules and parts picking routines, analyzes availability, then notifies vendors/suppliers of parts needs. May physically take parts bins to suppliers for replenishing.
  • Analyzes material flow problems, determines causes, then takes corrective actions such as the design of mistake-proof distribution processes, simplification of sight recognition of parts, shortening of distances, timing of deliveries, etc.
  • May train employees in certain aspects of just-in-time principles and their application in assembly areas. Trains employees in the use of the KanBan system.
  • Develops and maintains a parts pick up and delivery schedule that conforms to the timing needs of assembly areas. Maximizes the number and variety of suppliers that are on the pick up cycles.
  • Participates in changes affecting production lines and material distribution, such as schedule adjustments, change notices, coding/color changes for identifying parts, etc.
  • Establishes and maintains communications with work teams and vendors that enhance information flow and problem solving on immediate issues.
  • Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Working knowledge of production and inventory control, and processes for distributing parts and supplies to assembly locations such as KanBan, auto-replenish, and just-in-time.
  • Math and analytical skills to conduct efficiency reviews of parts distribution and delivery timing, schedules, and processes.
  • Writing skills to complete orders, prepare instructions, and describe work flow and schedules. Requires basic skills at reading schematic drawings, recording and analyzing data using personal computer-based programs and data entry/access screens.


Benefits Offered:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability & Accidental Loss Benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Six Paid Holidays per calendar year; eligibility requirements apply
  • Paid Sick Leave in accordance with WA state law

Other Compensation:

  • Referral Bonuses; eligibility requirements apply

Express Office: Bellevue
4020 Lake Washington Boulevard Northeast
Suite 302
Kirkland, WA 98033
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