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QAD Systems Analyst – Eastern U.S.
QAD/Progress Remote Tech Support – Open
Project Manager-Contractor – Minnetonka, MN
QAD Implementation Consultant – Open
ERP Systems Analyst – Auburn Hills, MI
QAD Programmer/IT Analyst – Plymouth, MI
QAD/IT Systems Administrator – Solon, OH
QAD/Progress Support – Downers Grove, IL
QAD EDI Coordinator – Cleveland, OH
Purchasing Manager – Clare, MI
Senior QAD Developer – Rosemont, IL
QAD Systems Analyst – Lapeer, MI
Production Scheduler – Jackson, MI
Production Control Analyst – Reynoldsburg, OH
PC & Shipping Manager – Columbus, IN
ERP System Administrator – Livonia, MI
QAD Systems Analyst – Huntington/Charleston, WV

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May 22, 2017

QAD Systems Analyst

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Boston/Providence, Charlotte, Atlanta, or East TN / Must be able to travel up to 75%
   
This is a full-time, permanent position with a global organization that is an industry leader. This organization offers significant growth and advancement opportunities, along with outstanding benefits and relocation assistance if necessary.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide project task coordination, functional expertise, and contributes to improvements and enhancements for all internal systems
  • Assist in development and implementation of system improvement plans
  • Plan and prepare system conversion work plans and timelines
  • Perform solutions implementations at all company facilities
  • Prepare system design documents as outlined in project work plans
  • Meet with system owners and end users to define business, financial, and operations requirements
  • Develop new reports, EDI specifications and configurations, and work through the testing phases of these changes
  • Collaborate with onsite technical consultants and service providers to complete the implementation of systems solutions

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
  • 3+ years experience deploying and supporting the QAD ERP system
  • 5+ years experience with programming, analysis, and/or project management of manufacturing systems
  • Excellent knowledge of reporting software, spreadsheets, flowcharts, graphs, etc.
  • Significant experience interacting with all types of end users, including executives
  • Any additional experience as a Systems Analyst working with ERP systems
  • This role requires residence in the following locations: Boston/Providence, Charlotte, Atlanta, East TN and up to 75% travel

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global leader in their industry and work with cutting edge technology, including the most recent cloud version of the QAD ERP system.

Benefits include:
Medical and dental insurance, employer-paid life insurance, voluntary vision insurance and other ancillary coverage options, 401(k) plan with company match, paid vacation and holidays.

Qualified candidates please forward resume to:
Alex Holcombe c/o TEK Systems:  aholcomb@teksystems.com

May 13, 2017

QAD/Progress Remote Tech Support

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Open

The MSERV full time resource will work with and supplement an existing Managed Services national support team in a Level 2 capacity.  The candidate can live anywhere in the US, working remotely.  Shifts will be Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST or as assigned for special projects.

Technical Requirements:
Ideal qualifications:  2-3+ years experience supporting QAD 2009SE or EE and newer and Progress 10.2B and newer in a Linux/Unix environment.            

Or …

  •         Progress DBA hands on experience, 3-5 + years or more
  •         Linux Administration (basic commands, functionality, troubleshooting)
  •         QAD ERP System/Software experience (ability to troubleshoot, maintain, tune, make changes)
  •         Progress Database experience
  •         Progress Application Server experience
  •         Tomcat Administration
  •         Networking experience, particularly in a Linux environment
  •         Experience with Virtualization, Backup, Disaster Recovery, Security, EDI a strong plus

Candidates must also be strong communicators, willing and able to talk by phone with clients, managers and colleagues.  An ability to tenaciously solve problems or issues and/or improve processes is required as is a strong ability to prioritize and create, revise and update documentation for procedures and/or system documentation.   Candidates must be able to work for any employer in the US, own current hardware/software to perform the support work or systems that will support remote installation of software and monitoring systems.

This is a remote position.  Candidates can live anywhere in the US with proper work authorization.  EOE.

Qualified candidates please forward resume to:
Laure Nielsen  laurien@strategic.com

May 11, 2017

Project Manager – Contractor

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Minnetonka, MN

Job Description:
We are currently looking for a temporary contractor Project Manager to manage an ERP upgrade project for 3-9 months on a full time basis at our Minnetonka, MN location. This ERP manager will assist with our project to upgrade our technical QAD platform to the newest version and implement several workflow process enhancement throughout cross functional areas that use the system. This incumbent will be directly responsible for bringing best in class project management methodology and creating and managing an in depth project plan to completion on time and on budget. The project manager will work closely with third party consultants a part of the project team as well as internal stakeholders.

REQUIREMENTS:
· 5+ years of solid experience as a Project Manager in IT systems
· Significant experience as a Business Analyst
· Project Management Professional (PMP) certification a plus
· Knowledge with QAD ERP preferred
· Strong working knowledge of ERP systems on the technical side and exposure to ERP systems
   from a user perspective
· Experience as a Project Manager for past ERP implementation, re-implementation or upgrade
   projects
· Experience working with all levels of management up to CEO- both in working groups and at
   presentation level
· Independent contractors only. This is not a full time position or direct hire.

RESPONSIBILITIES
· Creates, coordinates and manages advanced-level projects involving organization-wide QAD systems
· Works with all areas of business to drive business requirements for project
· Exhibits advanced proficiency in best in class project management methodology, tools and practices
· Demonstrates proficiency in creating detailed documentation for complex projects
· Owns project plan, timeline and budget
· Communicates effectively with project team members at all levels in the organization and with
   external consultants

Qualified candidates please forward resume to:
Sarah Gundry c/o IMRIS  hr@imris.com  | Ph: 763.203.6374

May 8, 2017

QAD Implementation Consultant

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Open / Ability to travel 30-80%
   
Job Description:
QSTRAT is looking to grow our consulting practice and support our existing client base.  We are seeking a highly motivated Financial professional to join our team. The ideal candidate has implemented QAD EE Financials and is interested in taking on a consulting role to assist Clients to improve their business processes.

Our Implementation Consultants will:

  • Build a trusted advisor relationship with clients using QAD Enterprise Applications.
    o     Play a key role on the Project Team leading upgrades and new implementations of QAD EE Applications.
    o     Facilitate client team financial upgrade and implementation activities.
  • Implement new QAD EE installations and upgrades. Lead teams through planning and successful execution of the project plan. 
  • Perform business process improvement with clients. Advise and guide teams through issue analysis, options and resolution.
  • Support client projects for business process improvement and efficient use of QAD Enterprise Applications in support of business goals.
  • Work with users and stakeholders at all levels of an organization. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. 
  • Conduct training and testing activities. Drive tasks and identified issues to resolution.

Qualifications and Required Skills:

  • BS/BA/BBA (Accounting/Finance). MBA and/or CPA/CMA preferred.
  • 5-10 years of plant or corporate accounting experience.
  • QAD EE or SE Financials experience.
  • ERP project implementation team experience.
  • Strong analytical skills. Ability to work in a fast-paced, multifaceted, and cross-functional environment.
  • QAD certification a plus.

About QSTRAT
QSTRAT is a Software and Services company based in Troy, Michigan with over 15 years of experience in building and deploying technology solutions.  We are focused on Manufacturing and Distribution companies in the Automotive, Aerospace, Industrial, Medical Devices and High-Tech sectors.  QSTRAT has Customers around the globe. Our ERP Strategic Advisory Services are aligned with the goals of our Customers. We ensure that ERP projects are structured to achieve positive results and outcomes.  This approach is driven by the capabilities and experience of our consultants supported by our proven methodologies. QSTRAT is a dynamic virtual company with a passion for exceeding Customer expectations.  We offer excellent opportunities for personal growth and a culture based on work/life balance.

To apply for the position, please send your resume to:
Lynn Favero c/o QSTRAT at lynn.favero@qstrat.com

April 21, 2017

ERP Systems Analyst

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Auburn Hills, MI
  
Job Specifications:
Under the Supervisor of the corporate Director of Information Systems for Airboss, the successful candidate will be responsible for continuous deployment and improvement of ERP/CRM projects; design, standardized ERP/CRM process as well as overseeing the level 2/3 support for the difficult ERP issues

  • Implement and support QAD 2014se (ALL MODULES AND Eagle Barcode)
  • Business process analysis skills – (problem factoring, Agile, Kaizen, 5-S)
  • Business process mapping (Process flow diagrams, Swimlanes, etc) skills
  • Manufacturing process knowledge pertaining to an ERP system – Inventory control, warehousing, Job and Shop floor manufacturing concepts, Accounting flow and process knowledge
  • Accounting process knowledge support pertaining to an ERP system – Order Entry, Order fulfillment, Purchase Orders through to fulfillment, AP,AR,GL
  • Able to create basic training guides and manage deliverables to both technical and non-technical end-users
  • Prior good experience in supporting enterprise applications and integrations
  • Support end-user requests and work on small to medium-sized projects
  • Responsible for Tier-1 and 2 support requests
  • Must have project management experience
  • Past experience with reporting tools and data query functionality (SQL/Cyberquery)
  • Modern database working knowledge
  • Data dashboard skills
  • Sarbanes-Oxley compliance knowledge
  • ISO Knowledge
  • Relational database understanding

Job Qualifications: 

  • 2 year College minimum,4 year preferred in Computer Science or related degree
  • A minimum of 3 to 10 year’s experience is preferred
  • ERP systems experience with a Tier-1 or 2 package (Preferred QAD, Epicor, IFS)
  • Must possess sound analytical, problem-solving and documentation skills
  • Ability to take project ownership with management guidance, desire to grow and learn
  • Interface with users throughout the facility to help analyze / resolve process and application related problems or modifications required to meet business objectives.
  • Perform business analysis and solution design to meet needs of the Finance, Engineering, Operations, and Sales departments; includes creating metrics / reports, alerts, customized user interfaces, and contributing to hardware selection / deployment decisions.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Excellent customer relations skills
  • Able to work independently or in a team environment well
  • Working knowledge of MS-Office suite
  • Willing to travel up to 25%

Qualified candidates please forward resume to:
Nadine Kruse c/o Airboss of America  nkruse@airbossofamerica.com

April 6, 2017

QAD Programmer/IT Analyst

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Plymouth, MI

  • Responsible for the implementation of Company policies and procedures within a functional area of expertise
  • Responsible for programming and related technical analysis
  • Tasks involve the application of specialized functional knowledge in routine and non-routine
  • situations under supervision of management
  • Decisions have significant impact on analyzing and implementing Company policy
  • May design, encode, test and debug programs or user defined modifications
  • Reads manuals, periodicals, and technical reports to learn ways to develop programs or systems that meet user requirements
  • Analyzes, evaluates and modifies existing or proposed systems and related devices
  • May assist programmer/analysts on more complex projects
  • May direct and coordinate work of others to write, test, and modify computer programs
  • May direct and coordinate work of others to write, test, and modify computer systems
  • Coordinates with other IS areas to resolve problems if necessary
  • Compiles and writes documentation of program development and subsequent revisions.
  • May train workers to use program
  • Recreates steps taken by user to locate source of problem and rewrites program to correct errors

Education:   

  • BA/BS required in related field

Experience:

  • Requires 5+ years
  • Automotive experience is beneficial

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • QAD, PROGRESS, EDI/E-Commerce knowledge required
  • Technical analysis and strong programming skills required
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; capable of explaining simple procedures in writing or verbally; good phone skills
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Good working knowledge of windows based applications and database applications
  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS – Standing and sitting in office and manufacturing environment, normal amounts of computer work, minor lifting of computer equipment
  • Previous experience in customer support, computer operations, system administration, or another related area
  • Motivated to advance in the profession

Qualified candidates please forward resume to:
Elizabeth Costello c/o IAC Group ECostello@iacgroup.com or FAX to: 248-455-4949

March 30, 2017

QAD/IT Systems Administrator

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Solon, OH

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world. Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping. By joining the Innovative Materials Sector you are becoming a part of Life’s Material Difference.

Job Summary:
The IT Systems Administrator works with management to provide overall systems direction, and to predict and prevent problems in order to provide maximum system availability for the end user.  

  • Guidance or detailed instruction concerning the completion of reports and project work is minimal. 
  • Work independently and anticipate informational requirements, rather than react to management instructions or requests.
  • Support all aspects of our Global QAD ERP environment, including product and module installations, integrations of additional QAD modules and bolt-on applications, batch processing, and all other support issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Installations of QAD upgrades, patches and additional QAD modules
  • Installation and integration of bolt-on applications to QAD.
  • Support of complex batch processing and file movement functionality
  • Script development to enhance functionality, automation, and performance

Education, Skills, Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s level degree in Computer Science or related field; consideration may be given to those with 6 years experience in lieu of a formal degree.
  • 3+ years in comprehensive QAD environment
  • Demonstrated experience with all aspects of a multiple version QAD ERP environment, including installations, Batch Processing, Integrations, and Support; bolt-on packages Factivity, Eagle, Minisoft Eformz
  • Demonstrated experience with complex HP-UX Shell scripting
  • Communicate positions effectively and convey complex concepts in order to provide the best solutions for complicated challenges.  
  • Possess effective and timely troubleshooting skills and the ability to devise creative solutions to complex issues.  
  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time required. 
  • Ability to work on-call hours with availability on the weekends for key project milestones (upgrades, launches).

Please apply on our career site at: http://bit.ly/2nEokel

March 9, 2017

QAD/Progress Support

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Downers Grove, IL

Required skills:
•  QAD/Progress database experience (at least 6 years)
•  Progress coding
•  Creating scripts, patches, interfaces
•  Moving data between environments

Job responsibilities
•  Supporting QAD upgrade, data migration, and integration project
•  Develops, modifies and provides support for QAD/Progress code/programs to support QAD business applications
•  Assist in gathering and developing process requirements and translate into program specifications
•  Applying patches when necessary and helping to support interfaces across business units
•  Can take part in all coding and corrections and keeping upper management on task

Interested candidates please contact Evan Spreng: espreng@teksystems.com  

February 17, 2017

QAD EDI Coordinator

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Cleveland, OH

Required Skills:
QAD EE, QAD eCommerce Gateway
            Progress 4GL
            Unix scripting
            Windows

Experience:
At least 5 years implementing and/or supporting EDI using QAD eCommerce Gateway in a Manufacturing & Distribution environment.

Job Responsibilities:
o          Implement EDI solutions based on directive of Enterprise Application Architect
o          Delivery of software solutions, to agreed specifications, add value to products,
             services and the processes of the business
o          Participate in planning and constructing Business Application Systems
o          Write and test program code
o          Perform unit & integration tests and document the results
o          Work with Administrators to roll-out Application code/systems in Production environment
o          Apply quality control to ensure that necessary security mechanisms are built into applications
             and database designs
o          Ensure robustness of applications through adequate systems and acceptance testing
o          Perform iterative build of the system wherever agile methodology suits the best
o          Develop re-usable and re-use software components as much as possible
o          Apply innovative tools and techniques (eg. software engineering, automated code testing) for
             developing and testing application systems
o          Provide support to applications rolled out in production
o          Respond to user request for support
o          Participate in continuously monitoring and improving Application Systems 

Qualified candidates please email resume to:
Bruce Budinger c/o G&S Metal Products:  gsmetal@gsmetal.com

February 14, 2017

Purchasing Manager

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Clare, MI

JOB SUMMARY:
To manage the activities of the purchasing and inventory control departments and purchase supplies and materials at the optimal price and delivery cycle while maintaining lowest possible inventory levels.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Develops and implements purchasing and inventory control procedures and sequence of operations within department to optimize work flow.
  2. With buyers, reviews market, price, delivery conditions, and trends to determine present and future material availability. Directs purchasing programs accordingly.
  3. Sets dollar authorization limits for buying staff.
  4. Oversees disposal of surplus material or scrap products.
  5. Monitors purchase order claims and contracts for conformance to company policy.
  6. Reviews weekly inventory trends and discusses variations with appropriate staff member.
  7. Deals with supplier when serious variations arise in delivery, quality, price, or conditions of sale.
  8. Trains new staff members, and supervises and conducts performance appraisals of staff.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. May purchase large or complex items.
  2. May represent the department on company’s New Engineering Technology Committee.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. College graduate in business with major course work in purchasing and/or inventory control management.
  2. At least five years’ buying or purchasing experience in the metal converting business. Experience as a supervisor in that function desirable.
  3. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Professional ethics, tact, and courtesy in dealing with vendors.
  4. Willingness to travel to outlying plants in U.S. and around the world.

Qualified candidates please email resume to:
HR dept email hrdept@rogersgrp.com or FAX to: 989-386-0624

December 15, 2016

Senior QAD Developer/Business Analyst

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Rosemont, IL

Job description:
Develop, modify and maintain Culligan’s QAD MFG/PRO ERP system. Position works closely with users to attain system objectives.

Specific Job Function:

  • Develops, modifies and provides support for QAD/Progress code/programs to support QAD business applications
  • Assist in gathering and developing process requirements and translate into program specifications
  • Manage change requests by evaluating compatibility with existing systems and applications – recommending options for delivery
  • Analyze and assist with prioritizing internal customer requests through accurate time estimates
  • Drives change through all steps of the SDLC, paying close attention to audit standards and change control processes
  • Assists other programmers with testing delegated work assignment
  • Writes documentation to describe program development, logic, coding and corrections
  • Defines test plans, technical and support documentation; assist with end-user training upon implementation
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science, IT, Business or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with QAD MFG/PRO, Progress database and language in a UNIX environment
  • Work may be required at odd hours or weekends
  • Experience with Roundtable change management software a plus
  • Proficient in MS Office application suite

Competencies:
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies in this position.

Technical                            Problem Solving                    Resourcefulness
Initiative                              Thorough                                High Producer
Customer Focus                Oral Communication           Written Communication

Qualified candidates please apply online here:
https://rn22.ultipro.com/CUL1000/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*8F5231AFE753B43F
Culligan is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

December 9, 2016

QAD Systems Analyst

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Lapeer, MI

We are seeking a Business Analyst to support our growing operations base. The selected individual will work closely with the management team, while assisting end-users through problem solving, training and  best-practices methodology. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience within a 3-shift manufacturing operation, in support of Operations, Scheduling, Purchasing, Receiving, Shipping, Engineering, Finance & Inventory Control.

Duties & Responsibilities:
–  Serve as primary contact for end-users in dealing with support related requests.
–  Coordinate QAD /ERP project management, including internal and external customer management,
     as well as vendors.
–  Maintain full documentation on changes via “process change requests”.
–  Troubleshooting and coordinate efforts to resolve complex system issues.
–  In the case of system upgrades, must be able to work through the business process  transition,
     develop any documentation needed, train where required and lead in the area of QAD integration.

General Requirements:
–  Must be capable of leading in a  team environment,  especially in areas dealing  with QAD systems.
–  Must be able to work with members of the team on issues, independent of direct supervision, and
     properly prioritize efforts.
–  Must be an excellent communicator within a 3-shift operation, working with others that are not direct
     reports, in support of technical & non-technical users.

Specific Requirements:
–  5+ years experience with QAD
     a.) Strong leadership/involvement in at least one upgrade or implementation of this software/system
     b.) Demonstrated ability to program in QAD/Progress
–  Solid understanding of Cost Accounting
–  Must show evidence of Problem Solving, Root Cause Determination, &  Corrective Action planning,
     followed by Results Verification
–  Experience showing ability to communicate and work within a Team

Considered as “Pluses”:
–  Experience as a System Analyst
–  Experience with QAD in a ’round-the-clock’  automotive manufacturing environment
–  Experience with QAD 2014SE
–  Degree in IT-related field
–  Degree in Accounting related field

Qualified candidates please email resume (with the Subject Heading : “MWUG Job Posting”) to:
Kathy Albrecht: albrechtk@lpp-inc.com   |  Ph: 810-667-4240

November 18, 2016

Production Scheduler

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Jackson, MI

Camshaft Machine Company, a leader in the production of camshafts for the automotive aftermarket and racing industries, is in need of a Production Scheduler.  The Production Scheduler coordinates bill of materials, tooling, MRO items, work orders and manpower to direct the flow of product efficiently through the plant maximizing the utilization of equipment and manpower.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintains schedules based on customer requirements and Kanban levels managing the timing of materials, machinery, and manpower.
  • Updates and maintains material lead time information, assigns ship dates to orders from order entry.
  • Works closely with purchasing for requisition of raw materials, production supplies and perishable tooling.
  • Initially will be a key player in the implementation/upgrade of the QAD ERP system subsequently maintaining part masters, bills of material, and routings, etc.
  • Create and track work orders throughout the manufacturing process.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or Supply Chain Management or Equivalent of 4 years business experience.
  • Experience with QAD or equivalent ERP system.
  • Strong teamwork, communication, problem solving skills, and the ability to multitask.
  • Must be organized and able to meet deadlines. Must demonstrate attention to detail, be able to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

Qualified candidates please email resume to:
Wendy Willis, Human Resources Manager
Email: wwillis@camshaftmachine.com | FAX: 517-787-6851

October 10, 2016

Production Control Analyst

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Reynoldsburg, OH

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: forecasting and scheduling the daily operations in a manufacturing environment, ensuring good communication with all departments, and customer requirements are met.

Essential Functions:

  • Validate and Import schedules into databases
  • Maintain ION file maintenance for proper seat shipping identification
  • Schedule & forecast internal production to meet customer sequenced requirements (Stamping, Weld, & Seat Assemblies) in a “Just-In-Time” automotive environment
  • Daily use & Support of ERP system (QAD): creation of Sales Orders, MSW/PSW/Shop floor production schedules, Shipment pick list, monitor system inventory,  etc.
  • Monitor shipping trailers, pallet & dunnage inventories
  • Monitor multiple shipments to and from customers thru out the day
  • Analyze customer data; support Parts Procurement Group with forecast output to Supply Base

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or minimum 3 years prior relevant production control/scheduling experience in the manufacturing industry (Automotive preferred).
  • Extensive work experience and in-depth knowledge of EDI
  • Extensive ERP system experience required relevant to production control/scheduling (QAD system past experience and/or APICs certification a plus)

Qualified candidates please e-mail resumes to:
Eric Feldmann, Human Resource Manager c/o TS Tech USA Corp.
Eric_feldmann@tstna.com

October 5, 2016

Production Control & Shipping Manager

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Columbus, IN

Job Summary and Primary Objectives:
Manage all activities of the Production Control, Inventory Control , Shipping and Receiving Departments.  Establish smooth production schedules to minimize labor costs, overtime and expedites.   Achieve company objectives related to safety, quality, cost, delivery and productivity.  Promote company principles and programs such as 5S, kaizen, quality circles, lean manufacturing, etc.  Manage and continuously improve policies, procedures, programs and operational activities.   Motivate, train and direct employees.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Create production plans and schedules based on customer demand.
  • Maintain acceptable levels of WIP and finished goods inventory.
  • Responsible for all aspects of production control, scheduling, BOL’s, routings, issuing kanbans, warehousing, inventory control, etc.
  • Manage packaging proposals, shipping, outsourced processes, freight bills, expedites, etc.
  • Lead and motivate Group Leaders and Team Members.
  • Give direction and work with department managers to ensure 100% on-time delivery to customers.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related area or equivalent experience
  • APICS certification is a plus
  • Knowledge of QAD’s Mfg/Pro software is preferred

Experience Required:

  • Direct experience implementing and maintaining ERP, MRP and Kanban systems
  • 5+ years of direct experience and in-depth understanding of production scheduling, level loading, warehousing and inventory control
  • 5+ years of supervisory or personnel management experience
  • 3+ years of automotive industry experience
  • Experience in a Japanese business culture is a plus

Other Requirements:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to implement change, motivate and lead others

Qualified candidates please email resume to:
Wade Klingler, Director at Rightway Fasteners, Inc.
klinglerw@rfiusa.com

September 23, 2016

ERP System Administrator

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Livonia, MI

POSITION SUMMARY:
Be part of a team providing infrastructure support for Enterprise applications and databases (QAD, EAM, Progress DBA).    Primary support responsibility for EAM application along with shared support responsibility for QAD and Progress DBA.  In addition, backup support responsibilities extend to Finance applications (Hyperion, FAS) and Eroom (Document Collaboration).  Responsibilities include application installation/configuration, backups, patching, upgrades, system performance management and troubleshooting operational issues.

Qualified Candidates please e-mail resumes to:
Dorothy Farley, Manager of Talent Acquisition
c/o Tower International | farley.dorothy@towerinternational.com

September 21, 2016

QAD Systems Analyst

Available Date: Immediately
Location: Huntington/Charleston, WV

Service Wire is a technology driven manufacturer with many IT initiatives and opportunities for professional growth. We are looking for an experienced QAD analyst to support and develop our system. Applications include QAD, CSS and CRM and DocLib.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Support, maintain, and administer software systems and related applications
  • Review and evaluate information technology products for future business need
  • Maintain security, integrity, backup, and recovery controls
  • Monitor usage of company technology systems
  • Perform ongoing maintenance and upgrades to data systems and equipment
  • Assist with the development and implementation of IT projects and initiatives

 Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Experience in QAD ERP (ideally SE 2014 version) and Progress database is required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related IT field
  • 3+ years database administration application development or related IT experience
  • Microsoft office skills and related computer applications
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal/written communication

For consideration as a candidate, please send your resume to: jobs@servicewire.com
Service Wire is a committed EEOC employer.