Mar 25, 2020

Material Operations Specialist

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Rockford, IL, USA
Full-Time Manufacturing

Job Description

Atlas Air, Inc

Job ID: 2020-3235
# of Openings: 1
Category: Technical Operations
City: Rockford
State: IL
Company: Atlas Air, Inc


The Material Operations Specialist is responsible for the safe handling and processing of aircraft material as required by company, regulatory requirements and best practices.


  • Receiving, binning, shipping and issuing of aircraft parts.
  • Create Repair Orders for unserviceable parts as directed by Repairs Department and current contracts.
  • Perform Flight Spares Kit inventories.
  • Ensure parts are available for daily maintenance workload.
  • Process serviceable and unserviceable part returns.
  • Performs Level 1 receiving inspection functions on behalf of Quality Control under the oversight of Material Operations Supervisor.
  • Responsible to execute monthly and weekly tasks as assigned such as Calibration & Shelf-Life review, Cycle/Inventory counts.
  • Utilize computer system to maintain and update inventory in a timely manner.
  • Monitors shipping and station supplies; advises Supervisor of shortages and requirements.
  • Coordinate with HDQ Materials on parts required for assigned maintenance tasks at assigned station.
  • Frequent: lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling of moderately heavy weight objects (up to 70 pounds); controlling or driving materials handling equipment in a congested warehouse environment. Occasional: driving through city traffic to make pick-ups and deliveries, or conduct field inventories.
  • Additional tasks as assigned by Material Operations Supervisor.
  • Subject to call back, standby, and working flexible hours, weekends, holidays and extended hours.
  • Ability to travel as required supporting operational needs.


  • One (1) year experience in inventory, warehousing, distribution or related functions preferred.
  • Previous airline experience preferred.
  • Previous experience with computer based inventory systems preferred.
  • Must have clean driving record and possess valid driver license
  • Must be able to pass ten year background check and obtain airport security badge
  • Strong computer skills including familiarity with Excel and Outlook.





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