Methode Electronics, Inc

  • Material Scheduling, Planning & Logistics

    Division North America Auto (NAA)
    Requisition ID
    Location : Location
  • Overview

    Methode is seeking a Material Scheduling, Planning & Logistics.  In this role, you will work closely with the Materials Planning & Logistics Supervisor and team to schedule the delivery of materials used in product launch and production.


    Methode Electronics is a global developer of custom engineered and application specific products and solutions with headquarters in the Chicago, IL (O’Hare) area.  With over 5,500 employees, Methode is financially strong and extremely well positioned to grow from its existing $810 million revenue base.  Our focus is on design, development and manufacture of solutions for customer applications utilizing our technical capabilities in the areas of power distribution, sensors, human-to-machine interface and testing. Further information can be found at Methode’s website:


    • Form part of the advanced team for material scheduling, planning & logistics (MSP&L)
    • Schedule delivery of materials used in launch and production to ensure we have raw materials available to meet build schedules
    • Coordinate the inventory activities related to product revision changes with Change Management ensuring it does not negatively impact production, customer shipments and obsolesce
    • Facilitate conference calls for supplier delivery issues and create recovery plans to support production
    • Manage the flow of inbound inventory and make sure products are properly shipped to Methode
    • Create and issue CMS purchase orders for MRO items
    • Other duties as required


    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Associates Degree highly desired
    • At least 3 years of industry related experience in a similar role
    • Materials planning experience a plus
    • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel
    • Ability to analyze data and information and to make effective and timely decisions
    • Ability to work under pressure and react to situations with a strong sense of urgency 
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Detail oriented, organized and reliable
    • Ability to work effectively both independently and within a team environment


    Methode Electronics is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: EEO Poster, if you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to or call (708) 867-6777 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


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