ARi Supply Chain Engineer in Peoria, Illinois

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with our machining, foundry, or forging tier 1 and tier 2 supply base to analyze capacity and manufacturing constraints

  • Run and/or update rough cut capacity planning (RCCP) analysis with our suppliers for drivetrain products

  • Develop root cause corrective actions (RCCA) related to the identified constraints

  • Drive manufacturing improvements for manpower, machine, material, and process related issues at the suppliers

  • Review, analyze, and validate demand signals going to the supply base and develop strategies to align demand to supplier capacity

  • Lead and / or manage efforts at the supplier to manage and prioritize past due pieces

  • Create and manage supplier recovery of past dues

  • Provide leadership within the value stream and with suppliers to improve overall supplier performance

  • Collaborates with Supply Chain, Engineering and Operations to identify specific supplier improvement

  • Leads multi-functional teams in various supplier development initiatives

    Required Experience

  • College degree in engineering or supply chain required

  • 8 years’ experience in the industries of supply chain, manufacturing, and/or quality required

  • Manufacturing process knowledge (machining, castings, or forgings) required

  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills required

  • Demonstration of superior knowledge in Microsoft excel and spread sheet analysis required

  • APICS CSCP, CPIM, or equivalent supply chain certification preferred

  • Experience in APQP, 8D, 6 Sigma, and LEAN preferred

  • Experience in supply chain materials planning management preferred

    Required Skills

  • Possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills, including interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with customers / suppliers preferred

  • Demonstrated extremely strong customer focus, strong leadership, and solid self-starter preferred

  • Ability to liaison between the suppliers to accomplish improvements in supplier quality

  • Travel 90%; US Locations - Michigan-- Wisconsin--- Minnesota-- Bloomington, IL -- Texas