Production Planner
At a glance
Location: US-CA-San Diego Map
Posted: 11/16/2021
Closing: 12/15/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
Title: Production Planner
Start Date: Immediate  
Length of Assignment: 3-6 months, possible temp-hire
Hourly Rate: $25-$35 DOE

Job Summary
The Production Planner will plan and schedule work orders to demands to the production floor in support of established product lead-times and on time delivery targets.

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (schedule time can be flexible).
Location is the San Diego office.

  • Create WO based on demand
  • Communicate / follow up with purchase department for shortage
  • Communicate / follow up with manufacturing
  • Update planning parameters as needed
  • Participate in production meeting. Provide priorities and material status to production team.
  • Review material/purchase order due dates to ensure late deliveries are expedited in accordance with production schedule requirements. Verify status of components and delinquent material, maintaining shortage records.
  • Provide input and oversight of routings and planning bills of material (BOM's) in support of material resource planning (MRP) requirements.
  • Provide direction to purchasing with regard to part number specific supply chain strategies and urgency.
  • Complete tasks and special projects as assigned

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration, Logistics or related field preferred
  • APICS-CPIM a plus
  • 3 years' experience in manufacturing, production control/planning, materials management or related discipline.
  • Aptitude in decision making and working with numbers
  • Ability to work independently and as a team.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • Proficient in MS Office and MRP; Navision, Manman, or Oracle knowledge a plus
  • Excellent communication skills

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Production Planner