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John Deere Material Coordinator in East Moline, Illinois

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: Estados Unidos (US) - Illinois - East Moline

Function: Operations

Title: Material Coordinator - 74304

Your Responsibilities

As a Material Coordinator at John Deere Seeding Moline, IL you will coordinate the delivery of materials to the Point of Use and resolve part availability issues. In addition, you will:

  • Communicate part availability issues and resolution to operations and other key stakeholders

  • Utilize SAP transactions to support all aspects of the material delivery process

  • Work critical shortage reports to ensure part availability

  • Work closely with several functional areas including operations, engineering, supply management, and material flow to root cause and correct material shortages, inventory discrepancies, reporting issues, COGI, and consumption issues

  • Implement the output from the engineering release and change management process

  • Actively support the Continuous Improvement process and shop floor initiatives

    Visa Sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • 2 or more years with experience using Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

  • 2 or more years working in a team environment and delivering expected results

  • 1 or more years with experience in effective interpersonal communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills

  • 1 or more years with organizational experience handling multiple projects or tasks

  • Ability to work overtime, both daily and weekend, or work off-shift

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Experience with SAP

  • Experience working in a manufacturing operations environment

  • Experience with Order Fulfillment, Supply Management, and/or Material Flow processes

  • Experience working proactively in a self-guided environment


Ideally, you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business/Management, Engineering/Technology, Supply Management, Accounting/Finance, or a related field, and/or at least 3 years of relevant work experience.

    What You'll Get

    At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here (http://www.deere.com/en/our-company/john-deere-careers/why-john-deere/) to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

    The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

    John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.