Employment

 

Employment Opportunities

The mission of Talan Products is to be a leading manufacturing organization that serves our customers, employees, and shareholders by leveraging our stamping and metal working expertise to provide innovative product and service solutions that ensure world class performance.  We’re a growing and dynamic ISO certified metal stamping company specializing in high speed long run stampings and with over 25 years in business, we have a strong and valued customer base.

We are looking for people who are strong self-starters and goal oriented.  In return, we offer a very competitive benefits and compensation package and a great work environment. Interested in joining the Talan team?  Take a look at the following open positions.   Please submit your résumé to krhubart@talanproducts.com.  You may also apply in person.  Talan Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer/EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability.

Senior Buyer/Planner

Responsibilities include negotiating and purchasing firm and forecasted raw materials and services using our ERP system; material requirements planning, purchasing, and assisting with supplier relationship management; collaborating with engineering and quality regarding engineering changes/developments between company activities and suppliers; coordinating the movement of materials from suppliers; monitoring and resolving delivery and quality issues with suppliers as needed, and expedite materials when necessary; maintaining adequate inventory levels to avoid shortages and keeping combined inventory turns in the prescribed percentiles; visiting vendors and ensuring vendors meet our quality, delivery, cost, and specification requirements; analyzing market and delivery conditions to determine present and future material availability and pricing; recommending purchasing strategies to maximize profit and efficiencies and minimize inventory; sourcing new suppliers and negotiating pricing; entering purchase order information into the ERP system.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years of experience in a manufacturing setting, a bachelor’s degree in a related discipline or equivalent experience, strong computer skills including a working knowledge of MS Office suite, Visual Manufacturing or other ERP/MRP software, excellent communication and follow-up skills, and accurate keyboard ability.  APICS or equivalent certification preferred.

Production Supervisor

This position assists the Production and Tooling Manager with supervising and coordinating the daily production activities of production staff.  The responsibilities include assisting with staffing, training, lean initiatives and performance evaluations; interacting collaboratively and in a timely manner with other departments to alleviate production disruptions and meet customer shipment and inventory requirements; directing set up and adjustments of presses and other production machinery; working with staff on press set up and adjustments of presses and other production machinery; addresses complaints and resolve departmental process and/or personnel issues per company policies; and recommending measures to improve safety, production methods, production efficiency, equipment performance, and quality of product.  May operate presses when necessary.

Requirements include five years plus experience in a stamping plant with set up and operation of progressive presses, minimum of three years of supervisory experience, tow-motor/lift truck experience, experience using Microsoft word and Excel, and excellent verbal and interpersonal skills.

 

 

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