At Pentair, you will work along-side passionate problem-solvers
who are committed to the future and are focused on creating a
healthier world for all. Throughout our 120 global locations, our
values guide us as we create innovative solutions for the world's
water challenges. We bring water to life!
As a Pentair employee, you would enjoy a wide array of benefit
options to help keep you and your family healthy and protected, a
generous 401(k) and ESPP to help you save for retirement, plus paid
time off and wellness programs to encourage a healthy work/life
We have an opportunity for a Materials Manager to join our
Brookfield, WI team. You will lead the Material Group (Supply
Chain, PFEP, Shipping and Receiving) as well as Distribution. As a
manager of these groups you will help Pentair achieve service and
quality productivity driving profitability objectives in a safe and
diverse work environment.
* Oversee the process to maintain correctly balanced inventory
levels on all purchased material and supplies to prevent out of
stock conditions and cash flow problems relating to inventory.
Guaranteeing a continuous inventory supply and maintain proper
levels of inventory to control the level of backorders. * Work
closely with Engineering, Marketing, and Sales to properly forecast
new product timelines and sales. * Manage and train purchasing
personnel to enhance their negotiating skills with the objective of
continuous improvement in product cost, quality and delivery, and
in developing effective long-term supplier relationships and
capabilities. Ensure the quality and timely delivery of purchased
items in support of production schedules and customer requirements.
* Manages all areas using Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost
Metrics. * Full job description provided upon request.
* 7+ years of experience in supply chain management or materials
management. * Lean manufacturing knowledge and implementation
skills to include Just In Time (JIT), and Kanban. * A Bachelor's
degree is required in Business, Logistics or Supply Chain
Management. Will consider 10+ years of experience in materials
management in lieu of a degree. * Kanban systems experience
required * JDE or similar ERP systems experience.
Pentair is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Diversity and Inclusion:
With our expanding global presence, cross-cultural insight and
competence are essential for our ongoing success. We believe that a
diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative
ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day. Race,
gender, ethnicity, country of origin, age, personal style, sexual
orientation, physical ability, religion, life experiences and many
more factors contribute to this diversity.
We take ongoing action to improve the diversity of our workforce
* Ensuring leadership involvement and ownership * Attracting and
retaining diverse talent at all levels * Fostering a globally
aware, inclusive culture * Ensuring our practices are fair and