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Brown-Forman Jack Daniel Cooperage Maintenance Inventory and Planner Administrator in Trinity, Alabama

Meaningful Work From Day One... The Maintenance Inventory and Planner Administrator will be responsible for the management of parts and inventory control for the Maintenance and Engineering Department at Jack Daniel Cooperage. This individual will be responsible for receiving, quality checks, stocking, organizing, and inventorying all parts, materials, and supplies for equipment maintenance and project work. Additional responsibilities include new item initialization, OEM conversion, new equipment spare parts administration, chemical inventory, SDS administration and tracking of maintenance spending and other KPI’s. Scope development and requests for proposals for contract work will be included.

What You Can Expect

  • Responsible for inventory control system from entry of individual items to maintaining accurate store room inventory and records. This includes all chemicals, consumables and Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI).

  • Work with engineering and maintenance on new equipment spare parts by helping to determine new items, identifying existing like inventory, establish min/max levels and entering new items in CMMS database

  • Develop, Create and run eMaint reports for inventory, usage, and work order status.

  • Receives purchased goods and receivables against eMaint requisitions, and stocks these items on shelves and various locations in store room

  • Assemble and label cabinets with locations and item part numbers

  • Administer the replenishment process for spare parts by ensuring items have the correct quantity on hand in inventory and determine min/max levels based on equipment and usage

  • Support maintenance technicians with issuing parts to work orders

  • Maintain the staging and pre-kitting of parts for planned work orders

  • Be an active participant in Safety, HK&S, Quality, and Process Improvement initiatives.

  • On an emergency basis, expedites needed parts, supplies, and material. May also pick up and deliver these items.

  • Generates requisitions for spare parts, materials, and supplies in eMaint to maintain inventory, and provides to Buyer for PO issuance.

  • Coordinates with Purchasing and Shipping/Receiving to track delivery of purchased items.

  • Contact vendors & suppliers to obtain quotes for needed items.

  • Monitor performance of VMI vendors to ensure needed levels of materials and accurate invoicing

  • Assist other Maintenance personnel in locating and/or requesting needed items for jobs either out of stock or through Purchasing Buyer

  • Performs periodic physical inventory counts, and reconciles actual to eMaint inventory

  • Audits items in eMaint inventory, and corrects physical locations and other inaccuracies

  • Ongoing communication with Management/Operations to insure efficient operation of facility and to provide updates on inventories

  • Tracks and monitors parts/equipment for repair or replacement (results in cost savings)

  • Creates work orders in eMaint

  • Works closely with Maintenance Leads to maintain Preventive Maintenance schedules

  • Assist with maintenance of technical documentation library

  • Train coworkers on proper utilization of eMaint

  • Cleaning, sweeping, and organizing store room to make inventory items easier to locate

  • Performs other duties as assigned with a customer-focused attitude

  • Physical removal of obsolete inventory and electronic removal

  • Interface with customers, vendors, and employees at all levels of the organization

  • Communicate and write reports in maintenance terminology

  • Keep detailed records and manipulate data accurately

  • Must be able to work with teammates, take direction from managers, and keep required work schedules

  • General mechanical aptitude and knowledge of the maintenance and repair of manufacturing equipment such as motors, pumps, conveying systems, hydraulics and pneumatics

  • Ability to perform Maintenance Planning role. Participate in creation, planning, scheduling, implementation, and follow-up on PM’s, corrective work orders, and emergency work orders

  • Execution of plant policies and procedures to ensure compliance with Company/Corporate directed EH&S, Quality, and GMP requirements.

We Are Looking For People Who...

Have a High School/GED/Secondary School and 3+ years’ experience in industrial equipment parts inventory and/or maintenance organization. Demonstrated experience in inventory control management. Proficient in MS Excel and Word and/or Google Application. Experience with SAP and EMaint or equivalent CMMS.

What You Can Add to the Team...

Bachelor's Degree

Technical Certifications, Mechanical Aptitude, Oral & Written Communication Skills and Analytical Skills, Planning, Tactical execution, Innovation, Judgment and Problem Solving.

Grade 24 National

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Production

City: Trinity

State: Alabama

Country: USA

Req ID: JR-00002036

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

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