Production Materials Specialist

Production Materials Specialist

Speciality: Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, View All Jobs

Location: Hudson, NH, USA

Type: Full Time

Posted: 05-18-2021

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Leddy Group

Production Materials Specialist

A leading manufacturer of wire and cable assemblies is seeking a Production Materials Specialist in Hudson, NH! This company services a diverse group of industries including defense, aerospace, industrial, medical, and commercial. In this first-shift role you would prepare orders for both domestic and international shipment as well as facilitate production activities to meet customer expectations. Here is your chance to work for a great company that will treat you like family, and you’ll get every other Friday off!

Responsibilities of the Production Materials Specialist

  • Verify that part number, quantity, and revision (where applicable) matches related documents
  • Weigh and/or measure items of outgoing shipments to verify information against pack list, bills of lading, invoices, orders, and/or other related documents
  • Perform transactions in operating system as required in recording of all outgoing shipment information
  • Prepare shipping documents and package the goods in shipping containers using spacers, fillers, and protective padding
  • Properly address and label shipments, ensuring correct freight or postal rates are used
  • Ensure all customer shipping instructions/requirements are met
  • Arrange pickup with carriers outside of normal pickup schedules
  • Coordinate hand carry delivery required to deliver hand carry shipments
  • Provide direction to others in preparing outgoing shipments
  • Establish priorities for specific customer orders, and revise schedule according to work order requirements
  • Add parts to inventory upon receipt and update system information
  • Maintain inventory of shipping materials and supplies, and submit replenishment requests as needed
  • Operate tier-lift truck or use hand truck to move, convey, or hoist shipments to shipping and receiving platform
  • Keep shipping and dock areas clear and free of material and debris
  • Follow all safety requirements
  • Review and update reports to effectively communicate the manufacturing status of assigned product groups
  • Manage and maintain production schedule for the manufacturing activities of assigned product groups
  • Expedite and maintain status of production jobs, and follow up with other departments as required in support of production schedules
  • Identify problems and take corrective action, escalating to appropriate department managers as required

Qualifications of the Production Materials Specialist

  • 2-5 years of experience in Shipping & Receiving and Production Control
  • International shipping experience is a plus
  • Knowledgeable of acceptable shipping materials and methods
  • Must be capable of using scanners, postage machines, and scales
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment with frequently changing dynamic
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

The Production Materials Specialist works Monday through Thursday, 7:00am-4:30pm and every other Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm. Starting pay ranges from $18-19/hour depending on experience. Apply today!

To apply, email a copy of your resume to, see our website at or call 603.666.4051. 

Production Materials SpecialistAbout Leddy Group

We are Leddy Group . . . a privately owned, regional staffing company serving NH, ME, VT & northern MA since 1994. We are one great brand with multiple specialties:  accounting & finance, administrative & office support, engineering, human resources, industrial, skilled manufacturing, legal, and nonprofit.

At Leddy Group, we combine a consistency of values and traits with a singular standard for quality and best practices. We hold each other accountable to those standards, measure success by the quality of our outcomes, and establish goals based on continuous improvement metrics. We utilize a methodology and process to assess skills and experience; however, identifying the right “fit” is equally important for both candidates and clients alike. Our goal is to exceed your expectations. Our success is tied directly to your satisfaction.