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Production Planner/Scheduler

By July 8, 2022October 11th, 2022No Comments

Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a production planner. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.

Responsibilities for production planner

  • Work with Production/Manufacturing to fulfill needs
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management that fall within the scope and level of this position
  • Communication and coordination with Production Supervisors and Customer Service
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement / LEAN methods is desired
  • A strong team orientation combined with positive and influential leadership skills
  • Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares purchase orders
  • Alerts and/or recommends solutions to operating or project management to deviation from established norms

Qualifications for production planner

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel preferred
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Possess knowledge of the MMOG, Ford Certification process preferred
  • Good communicator and a team worker
  • Experience working with domestic and overseas vendors
  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or a related field OR equivalent experience and evidence of exceptional ability
  • Minimum of 1 year experience Scheduling/Planning in a manufacturing environment preferred