Materials Specialist

Sidney, NY
Sidney, NY
Depends on Experience  Annual

Coordinates the materials control function of specified product lines for our High Speed business unit. This includes capacity requirements planning, materials requirement planning of purchased and manufactured components, and prioritizing of work schedule.

The Role

Amphenol Military High Speed is seeking a Materials Specialist to work out of its state-of-the-art facility in Sidney, NY.

The key responsibilities of this Materials Specialist include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages assigned revenue and delinquency goals along with on-time delivery requirements
  • Coordinates activities of planning, purchasing and manufacturing to maximize the effective loading and scheduling of the department
  • Evaluates capacity requirements and advises supervision of forecasted load
  • Schedules, prioritizes and follows contracts throughout the area and coordinates with supervision and process engineering to ensure the schedules are attained
  • Performs related clerical duties such as releasing work to production floor and work order maintenance
  • Expedites orders on the production floor to ensure critical deliveries are not missed
  • Makes recommendations for improving production flow and operating efficiencies
  • Manage customer interaction on elevated internal matters working cross-functionally with other business partners to maintain service levels



  • Sidney, NY
  • 30 Minute Drive from Binghamton, NY
  • 20 Minute Drive from Oneonta, NY

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Materials Specialist at Amphenol Military High Speed:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain, or related field OR high school education plus 4-6 years related experience in the material department of a manufacturing facility or equivalent education/work experience.
  • Working knowledge of Data 3 preferred
  • Competency in Microsoft Excel is a requirement
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and be adept at both oral and written communications
  • Be a team player
  • Be able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Travel as required; minimal travel expected


The Company

With manufacturing sites in Sidney, NY, Mesa, AZ, Nogales, MX, and a Design Center in Pasadena, CA, we have been a leader in designing and manufacturing electrical components for the aviation and commercial airplane industry for over 85 years.

Focusing on serving the needs of advanced and challenging market segments, we pride ourselves on our consistent ability to innovate and provide the markets with new creative solutions.

Working at Amphenol means you are recognized and valued for your contributions because we believe that our human capital is the most valuable asset we have. We support and encourage career development for all employees and have ample opportunities for advancement.

We pride ourselves for being customer-centric, accountable, reliable, and enthusiastic in all that we do. These values are ingrained in each of us and contribute to a culture of teamwork and meaningful work.

Amphenol offers a competitive salary and benefits. The candidate must be able to legally work in the United States; we are unable to provide sponsorship. Position requires candidate to be a U.S. person as defined in ITAR, 22 CFR 120.15 (U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien Status) and defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a) (20).

Amphenol is a proud Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.  We aim to create an inclusive working environment where all employees are respected and treated equally.


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