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Material Expeditor

Camarillo, CA

1st shift

$16.50 - $20/hr DOE

Position Scope: The Material Expeditor works closely with the Procurement, Scheduling and Production teams to ensure goods and services are provided in the time frame needed


  • The Expeditor reviews outstanding purchase orders with suppliers and communicates updates to Scheduling, enters updated information to the ERP system.

  • Receives order status information and compares with the ERP system and program schedules to ensure information is current and accurate.

  • Review Material Shortage list and escalating supply chain issues with suppliers.

  • Contact suppliers to obtain current order delivery information and expedite where necessary to meet customer requirements. Work with suppliers to create and recognize improvements in delivery.

  • Works with engineering personnel to identify potential product alternatives for back-ordered or obsolete items to meet production and/or customer requirements.

  • Suggest process improvements for resolution of shortage/backorder issues and provide proactive support to the Procurement team to help resolve order discrepancies.

  • Analyze the reasons for part shortages to aid in prevention. Respond to production or distribution issues and adjust purchasing schedule as required; communicate any major variations to affected parties.

  • Keeps Supply Chain, Scheduling and Production teams aware of any extended backorders, discontinued items or orders that cannot be resolved.

  • Maintain effective communication with internal colleagues to meet corporate objectives and drive improved business results.

  • Assist with establishing metrics to monitor supplier delivery performance

Required Qualifications:

  • Preferred Associate degree in Business or related discipline or relevant experience

  • 1-3 years of supply chain experience with an emphasis on manufacturing

  • Experience with MRP and/or ERP systems (Syteline preferred or other acceptable systems i.e., SAP, Oracle, MS Dynamics)

Desired Experience, Knowledge, and Skills:

  • APICS or CPIM certification

  • Prior contract/supplier relationship management

  • Able to respond to rapidly changing priorities

  • Requires ability to organize and prioritize workload in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

  • Attention to detail and accuracy of data entry required

  • Requires computer proficiency, including internet, e-mail, order-entry systems, Word and Excel

Please Apply at 2011 Auto Center Drive #116 in Oxnard

Bring with you an updated resume and two forms of valid identification

Hours of operation: 9:00am-3:00pm

Refer your questions to our recruiters at 805 485-4606