Textron Operations Leader- Inventory Planning in Augusta, Georgia

Operations Leader- Inventory Planning


About Textron SpecializedVehicles Inc.

TextronSpecialized Vehicles Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of golf cars,utility and personal transportation vehicles, snowmobiles, side-by-sides,all-terrain vehicles, professional turf-care equipment, and ground supportequipment. Textron Specialized Vehicles markets products under the E-Z-GO®,Cushman®, Arctic Cat®, Textron Off RoadTM, Jacobsen®, Dixie Chopper®,Ransomes®, TUGTM, DouglasTM, PremierTM and SafeaeroTM brands. Its vehicles arefound in environments ranging from golf courses to factories, airports toplanned communities, and theme parks to hunting preserves.


Responsible for inventorymanagement of service parts required for projected or forecasted sales anddistribution.


  • Supervises and approves monthly and annual service parts forecastsfor coordination with production control.

  • Maintains inventory levels within established guidelines.

  • Maintains and controls warehouse inventory, investigates materialsshortages and mixed parts.

  • Supervises and coordinates physical inventories at prescribedperiods, adjusts errors in records avoids overstock and dead inventory.

  • Reviews and analyzes inventory reports and stock lists todetermine the need for improvement in inventory control.

  • Directsthe initiation of corrective action to restore inventory levels.

  • Participatein and/or lead cross functional teams to implement creative solutions.

  • Usingproject management skills, ensures process and system changes occur, trainingis implemented and follow-up evaluations are completed.

  • Responsible for supplyinginventory procedures and techniques to distribution centers to help in inventorycontrol.

  • Identifies training gaps and provides recommendations ondeveloping skills/training needs.

  • Develops and mentors departmental team members through delegation ofduties, coaching, and mentorship.

  • Counsels personnel on work-related questionsand problems.

  • Conducts annual employee evaluations.

  • Responsible for compliance of inventory planning at off-sitelocations and reconciling weekly through cycle count.

  • Motivates employees to improve their knowledge andperformance through study and educational participation.

  • Builds relationships and communicates with key stakeholdersto ensure the proper level of customer service.



  • Experience working with an internal ERP System

  • Using problem solving techniques and theapplication of sound judgment consistent with industry best practices

  • Leadership skills to develop relationshipswith internal and external customers

  • Manage time and multiple priorities to meetschedule guidelines


Bachelor's degree required.



Additional Information:

Direct Reports: Yes

Travel Requirements: 10 – 15%

RelocationBenefits: Yes

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Supply Chain

Primary Location US-Georgia-Augusta

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Manager with Direct Reports

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 266848