Material Control Manager

Website Trane Technologies

Job Summary:

The Material Control Manager is responsible for the planning, organizing and controlling of the receiving, raw material warehouse, inventory control, and shipping to maximize productivity on assigned shifts and areas.  Prepares schedules for shipping and receiving materials to control flow of goods and regulate warehouse space.  In addition, this position is accountable for warehouse inventory accuracy and cycle counting routines to drive accurate perpetual records on the material stored in the warehouse.  Also included in the responsibility is the oversight of the shipping department to ensure they follow the guidelines established by the logistics organization.


-Recommends improvements to reduce cost and drive productivity within the department while achieving the targeted Sales to Service Goals.
-Ensure timely unloading, receiving, storage and delivery of material to the production areas
-Maintains inventory and product loss control, coordinates timely and accurate shipping and receiving, and ensures safety/operational guidelines are met.
-Maintain cycle count standard work goals with the long-term objective of achieving cycle count certification
-Maintain and issue inventory reporting, including inventory accuracy, cycle count metrics and scrap processing
-Implement and enforce standard work across the functions
-Drive continuous improvement activities in all functional areas
-Provide leadership in selecting, developing and evaluating personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function
-Manage suppliers and service providers that support receiving, warehousing and shipping functions
-Works with plant management and other supervisory staff to assign, direct, review and monitor work of supervised staff to maximize productivity warehouse and shipping department.
-Optimize shipping and Receiving processes.
-Motivate staff to make an effective and efficient team
-Engages in the typical responsibilities of a manager requiring planning, evaluating, organizing, integrating and delegating
-Performs other duties as assigned


-Bachelor’s degree preferred; 5+ years of relative experience required in lieu of degree
-APICS Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) desirable
-A minimum of 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment
-Experience with rate-based or flow line (non-MRP) and job shop manufacturing environments.
-Experience in operations, inventory management, MRP and lean manufacturing processes.
-Experience with visual management systems.
-Familiarity with Microsoft Office products and other inventory control/shipping software
-Knowledge of Oracle preferred

What’s in it for you:

·     Benefits kick in day one!

·     6% 401K match

·     3 weeks of vacation, plus site paid holidays

·     Benefits*:  Trane-Technologies-Benefits-Offered.pdf

Base Pay Range: $65,000 – $80,000

Disclaimer: This base pay range is based on US national averages. Actual base pay could be a result of seniority, merit, geographic location where the work is performed. 

At Trane TechnologiesTM  and through our businesses including Trane® and Thermo King®, we create innovative climate solutions for buildings, homes, and transportation that challenge what’s possible for a sustainable world. We’re a team that dares to look at the world’s challenges and see impactful possibilities. We believe in a better future when we uplift others and enable our people to thrive at work and at home. We boldly go.

We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits and programs. We are an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, age, marital status, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any legally protected status.

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