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Material Coordinator

Company: Kohler Co.
Location: Escondido
Posted on: May 21, 2023

Job Description:

Material Coordinator

Work Mode: Onsite

Location:Onsite at Escondido, CA

Compensation: The hourly pay range for this position is $29.45 to $44.15. The specific hourly rate offered to a candidate may be influenced by a variety of factors including the candidate's experience, their education, and the work location. Available benefits include medical, dental, vision, 401k.


Under the direction of the Manager-Operations, the Materials Coordinator is responsible for overseeing shipping,receiving, and warehousing operations at the Kohler Services location.This position analyzes inventory inaccuraciesand shortages, performs root cause analyses, and implements corrective actionsto prevent future occurrences.MaterialsCoordinator also oversees the staging of product for installations, theavailability of product for future installations, quality control on outboundproduct, and the processing of outbound shipments in SAP.The Materials Coordinator will play an activerole recognizing and identifying opportunities for process improvements as wellas in training warehouse helpers up to Kohler standards in quality control andwarehouse cleanliness.In addition,advance WMS (Warehouse Management System) knowledge of SAP integration is preferred.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Oversees all inventory including but not limited to product, consumables and tools.
  • Create Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for administrative functions to provide consistent execution.
  • Coordinate the successful execution of receiving, inventory, and shipping operations.
  • Perform root cause analysis to identify and prevent non-value-added work as result of WMS deficiencies.
  • Recognize, identify, and drive continuous improvements projects in the warehouse.
  • Maintain the work area, practice and follow all required safety regulations.
  • Work closely with Kohler IT and third-party IT groups to identify and resolve SAP issues.
  • Identify product shortages and inventory discrepancies that will impact timely delivery to job sites.
  • Train warehouse helpers on product, procedures, and quality control.
  • Optimize storage to free up space whenever possible.
  • Assist in dispatching of emergency product to job sites.
  • Responsible for servicing and repairing warehouse materials as needed.
  • Occasional small repairs to Kohler products.


    • High school diploma required with a minimum of three years of experience in warehousing and shipping procedures and methods. Bachelor's degree or associate degree preferred.
    • Warehouse/Inventory software required, understanding of SAP preferred. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
    • Demonstrated continuous improvement methods, problem solving and organizational skills.
    • Knowledge of Kohler Co. product offering is helpful.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to lead and work in a team environment.
    • Ability to lift up to 100lbs and stand for long periods is required. May be required to reach over shoulder height and head height and crawling and crouching positionally.
    • Ability to operate company vehicle required. Satisfactory MVR will be required to operate company vehicle.

      Applicants must be authorized to work in the US without requiring sponsorship now or in the future.

      Why Work at Kohler Co.?

      Kohler Co.'s mission is to contribute to a higher level of gracious living for those who are touched by our products and services. We understand that it takes investment in our associates' development to make that happen.So, we offer ongoing investment in each individual's personal development and the opportunity to collaborate with others across functions and roles at Kohler.

      In addition to the investment in your development, Kohler offers a benefits package including a competitive salary, health, vision, dental, 401(k) with company matching, and more!

      About Us

      Beyond the competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly offers a rich history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to our associates and communities.We invite you to learn more about our culture and company at

      It is Kohler's policy to recruit, hire, and promote qualified personnel in all job classifications without regard to race, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.If, as an individual with a disability, you need reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact Co. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

      We invite you to learn more about equal employment opportunity by reviewing the FederalEEO is the Law and theEEO is the Law Supplement .

Keywords: Kohler Co., Escondido , Material Coordinator, Other , Escondido, California

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