G-TECH Services, Inc. Material Planning Analyst in Chicago, Illinois


  • The MP&L Material Flow Analyst is responsible for coordinating, facilitating and/or leading the implementation of new, upgraded or modified material handling equipment.

  • Providing a safe operator interface with equipment, managing related facilities actions (including internal skilled trades and/or outside contractors) and engaging suppliers to exceed performance expectations

  • Targeting and eliminating uptime constraints, performing studies and identifying resources to improve productivity

  • Working directly with skilled trades to solve recurring and complex equipment repair issues (e.g. racks, AGV's, turn tables, tilt tables, static stands, etc.), developing equipment specifications subsequent to consultation with production, material handling, and skilled trades team members

  • Monitoring production floor activities for improvement opportunities, managing feedback from material handling equipment users, and facilitating efficient operation of equipment

  • Will also be responsible for working with material handling supervision to introduce new, upgraded or modified equipment as well as identifying new model plans and actions

  • Ability to work any shift as well as rotating shifts and weekends


  • Knowledge of safety processes including, but not limited to: OIS/JSA, GRASP, OHSIM, safety investigations, and safety audits

  • Knowledge of applying principals of reliability and maintainability

  • Experience in customer focused robust equipment design (without added cost)

  • Knowledge of on-floor processes including, but not limited to: standardized work, QOS, process verification, cycle time improvements, last hit, and planning and scheduling of line releases

  • Knowledge of business principles used to monitor and meet customer requirements

  • Continually strive for high quality work in all aspects of the job; puts forth extra effort to ensure high quality of work

  • Knowledge problem solving tools such as DMAIC

  • Knowledge of material flow and layout

  • 3+ years of Materials Planning and Logistics experience in a Manufacturing Environment

  • 1+ years of experience with Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of material flow and layout

  • Familiarity with CAD operations and CAD design

  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision


  • High School Diploma or GED

Preferred Education

  • Bachelors Degree


G-TECH Services, Inc. is a leading certified recruitment and placement firm that specializes in providing highly skilled staff in technical fields such as engineering, IT, procurement, finance and accounting. We have well-established relationships with some of the most respected companies in the country and know our clients’ job requirements and corporate cultures. Once we understand your experience and career aspirations, we aim to connect you with the right opportunity.

At G-TECH, we embrace a personalized approach to professional staffing, recognizing the important link between employee and employer satisfaction. We work tirelessly to connect qualified job seekers with positions that align with their career goals, skillsets and personalities. Upon placement, we support our employees throughout the duration of their assignments, providing them with a direct point of contact who serves as a dedicated advocate and sounding board. As our employees can attest, this approach is consistently effective in bettering the contract employment experience.

At G-TECH, our mission is simple: we are dedicated to connecting great people with great places to work.

ID 76692

# of Openings 1

Recruiter Mark Vutci

Category Scheduling / Production Planning

Recruiter Email mvutci@gogtech.com

Job Location US-IL-Chicago