Material Specialist - 1st shift


Manufacturing and Production

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Knoxville, TN - (USA) 7826 Montvue Center Way TN Knoxville , TN 37919-5574 Phone : 865-690-1468



Job Description

Manpower is seeking an innovative, metrics-driven professional for one of our industry-leading clients in Alcoa, TN. The position is temp-to-hire with opportunities for furthering education and benefits. Apply today for our Material Specialist!

This is a time critical role, with ability to measure and monitor work load, recognize errors or help chain needs, and a high level of computer skills to work across plant systems. The role is mainly an office role, with good software skills and a working knowledge of the manufacturing operations required within 3 months of start date.

What's in it for you?

* Monday to Friday, 7:00am to 3:30

* Full time hours

* Competitive wages starting at $18-$20

* Option to take free college courses and skills training

* Safety-conscious environment

What's the job?

 Create Material Flow-path and production plan (Material Master) for individual specifications requested by customers.

 Work closely with Product Metallurgists and Area Metallurgists, as well as Supply Chain Management, to enable timely order entry against the Customer request.

 Systems thinking is required for improvements to the overall Product Planning process (Material Master functions in SAP), as well as excellent attention to detail in establishing the correct path to meet customer specifications per documented Work Instructions.

 Maintain and Update documented work instructions.

 Cross train from assigned flow-path to cover associates flow-path assignments in case of vacation, or other absence.


* High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution

* Proficiency in tracking data and Microsoft Excel required

* Experience using calibration tools preferred

* Strong written and oral communications skills.

* Proficient problem solving and creative thinking skills.

Why work for us?

* Weekly paychecks

* Benefits including 401K

* Option to take free college courses & skills training

* Referral bonus opportunity

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Apply today at

Text "HIRE ME" at 865-6901468

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