VERMEER MANUFACTURING COMPANY ECN Coordinator in PELLA, Iowa
You're not likely to find another company like Vermeer. Our people are from all walks of life in locations around the world, rolling up our sleeves and getting tough work done every day. Together. We're a family-owned and operated company with an unmatched culture, one that is built on the belief that every Vermeer team member has real, personal impact - on our people, our customers and our world. Whoever you are and where you are in your career, Vermeer helps you be Equipped to Do MoreTM.Job SummaryWork Shift1 - First ShiftThe Engineering Change Notice (ECN) Coordinator acts as the main liaison to communicate concerns between Engineering and Production departments, and to resolve problems with ECN changes. This position evaluates cost differences between new and old methods in order to ensure cost effectiveness. This position produces the bill of materials for production units, route manufactured unit components, and release updated drawings to production.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.1. Demonstrate the Vermeer characteristics of caring culture, demonstrating agility, customer focused, and stewardship and model the associated behaviors.2. Coordinate inventory for all ECNs and notify all departments of the changes that will affect them.3. Route and structure inventory on ECN and enter into resource planning software.4. Enter bill of material information from ECN into resource planning software.5. Notify all affected departments of ECN changes, date effective, and inventory instructions.6. Check ECN contents for accuracy and completeness.7. Determine most cost effective means of producing new production parts and route this information to resource planning software. Provide appropriate Company departments with cost information on new design projects.Education and/or Experience- Associate's Degree in Manufacturing Engineering.- 2-3 years job experience and/or training with Machine Shop and/or Shop Floor; and/or equivalent combination of education and experience required.Other Skills and Abilities- Must be a competent Excel user with the ability to work with formulas and use macros. Macro and pivot table knowledge preferred.- Knowledge in the area(s) of machining, machining capabilities, product design, machine costs, welding, and assembly.- Ability to effectively manage ECN's and floor inventory.- Ability to react quickly to ECN's to promote accuracy and reduce excess scrap materials and costs.- Ability to produce accurate, professional and error-free documents in a timely manner.- Demonstration of good verbal and written communication skills.- Ability to effectively manage time and resources.- Ability to prioritize multiple tasks while supporting the department.- Ability to provide informative and professional assistance when working with the public/customers and co-workers.- Ability maintaining positive interpersonal relationships which encourage openness with customers and peers.- Ability to maintain precision when entering information into MRP systems, calculating steel required, and machining times.TravelUp to 5% domestic and/ or international travel by car or plane may be required.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.