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Material Control Coordinator - Full Time

The Timken Company - Manchester, CT

Posted on 10/13/19 (Ref: CTQuA0kbmW)

Material Control Coordinator - Manchester, CT - The Timken Company

Your Career Begins at Timken
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken. Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.

The Material Controller is a position that receives, maintains, and disburses inventory for manufacture and assembly. This position utilizes the attendant's skills and knowledge to efficiently process and accurately maintain the inventory required to produce precision aerospace components. This position will assist in the packaging and movement of materials to facilitate the flow of product into and out of the Shipping and Receiving area.


  • Maintain accurate inventories through conscientious performance of inventory transactions.
  • Source the most efficient and economical freight forwarder and ensure availability.
  • Determine freight costs, transport capacity and packaging regulations
  • Prepare documentation and labeling for all outgoing and some incoming shipments, freight and small parcel (customer shippers, OSP/OSM, returns, supplies, etc.)
  • Assist the internal customer with tracking shipments, expedited freight costs, and delivery methods.
  • Facilitate the movement of parts in and out of department.
  • Coordinate logistics along with performing the material release process.
  • Visually inspect paperwork for conformance to specifications.
  • Ensure that standard procedures are followed in all aspects of work including product verification, inventory transactions, and documentation.
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives utilizing lean manufacturing tools and techniques.
  • Conduct layered process audits.
  • Act as a role model, coach, and trainer for new associates to foster a team environment.
  • Maintain work areas in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to stand or sit for extended period of time.

  • Fine motor skills with frequent hand and arm movement.

Moderate twisting and bending.

Moderate stair climbing.

Unusual Environmental Conditions:

Loud machining environment; minimal exposure to aerospace metals, lubricants, and chemicals.

Required Personal Protective Equipment:

Safety glasses/shields, appropriate manufacturing closed toed footwear, hearing protection may be required or other protective equipment as needed.

Qualifications - Required

  • US Citizen or permanent resident.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 8 years of administration or clerical function experience.
  • Knowledge of shipping documents (general) and terminology.
  • Basic math or industrial mathematics desired.
  • Strong communication skills both in written and verbal form.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong organizational skills required with ability to manage multiple priorities and projects.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and driving results.
  • Knowledge of shipping documents (general) and terminology.

All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Material Control Coordinator - Manchester, CT - The Timken Company

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