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Supply Chain/Materials Specialist

Location: Chicago, IL
Date Posted: 05-16-2018
Seeking a Construction Logistics/Materials Specialist
50% field work/50% office
3 or more years Construction project experience (preferred) 
5 or more years Logistics or materials management experience 
Associates Degree required 

Top Qualifications: work independently, understand construction/working in construction, ability to work with multiple teams (contracts, counterpart to contracts, and construction teams), sense of urgency, ability to succeed in a high volume, fast paced environment.
SUMMARY: The Logistics/Material Specialist works to form a common boundary between the business unit and Supply Chain and serves as a representative for job site, project work, and daily storeroom functions.

35% Conduct Field/Job Site Evaluation, Determine Material Needs. Meet and/or communicate with business unit personnel to determine material and service needs for present and future jobs. Conduct field/job site evaluations, compare prints to material list, check material requirements, and totally support jobs from start to finish. Reconcile material availability, design changes, and other construction issues to ensure final material and resource requirements are accurate. Monitor and maintain job site to ensure material needs are met; removal of supplies is complete (managing scrap, used, and surplus materials). 

35% Coordinate Supply Chain & Business Unit Resources (People, Material, Equipment, & Buildings). Identify material/service requirements and coordinate delivery of same Coordinate for and/or delivery of materials for job sites. Identify requirements for spotting, pre-kitting, and pre-assemblies. 

15% Promote teamwork, prioritize work, and is the primary contact for the material needs for the entire job, between Company (Project Management, Construction, Logistics, Contract Services) and contractors, etc. 

15% Coordinate salvage of material. 
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