At MTD Products, we do more than just design, manufacture, market, and sell outdoor power equipment. We are an industry leader driven by a greater purpose to inspire people to care for and enjoy the outdoors. As employees, we foster collaboration and teamwork, drive for results, champion change, and inspire and motivate others to high performance. We value stewardship, passion, respect, integrity, and gratitude. And, every day we build upon the strong corporate culture that makes MTD a great place to build a career.
Founded in 1932 and headquartered in Valley City, Ohio, MTD is a global company known for innovation and award-winning lawn mowers, snow blowers and other equipment for both residential and professional markets. Our family of brands includes Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt, Robomow, Rover, and WOLF-Garten - all backed by our strong network of MTD support focused on uncompromising quality, service and value through advanced manufacturing.
The Material Handler Supervisor oversees all scheduled and unscheduled shipping & receiving activities at our facilities to ensure adequate product and material flow to the main facility and avoid shortages or overstocking.
Responsibilities / Authority:
Make materials decisions daily in order to achieve customer delivery
Schedule and train new employees to meet performance expectations according to ISO standards
Create and track metrics to ensure goal achievement
Work closely with the Material Planning group on materials flow to support production requirements
Work with corporate logistics on inbound shipments
Develop storage strategy to maximize efficiency, storage capacity, and minimize freight and downtime costs
Support all continuous improvement initiatives, including the Plan for Every Part project
Responsible for maintaining a safe work environment according to MTD safety regulations
Manage department to efficiently satisfy customer demands
Provide timely, unbiased, and effective performance evaluations for all associates in the department
Work directly with various landlords to ensure each facility is adequately maintained
Work with outside vendors and corporate employees on machinery needs and maintenance
Time and attendance, and/or other related approvals using the appropriate software (e.g. Kronos, Workday)
High School Diploma or GED, Associate Degree preferred
Minimum of 2 years prior Supervisory experience
Data driven and results oriented with a strong and sincere customer focus
Ability to develop, motivate, and lead a team
High level of organizational and time management skills
Adept with Microsoft Office and MAPICS
Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment
Effective interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to maintain and implement lean initiatives and 6S campaign strategies
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to improve manufacturing experience
MTD offers a competitive salary and benefit package that includes 401k, Defined Contribution Plan, Health and Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, paid vacation, and paid holidays.
MTD is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V.