Planner II

We are seeking an experience Planner II to add to our Purchasing/Planning team.  The successful candidate will possess 3-5 years of planning experience in a manufacturing environment, possess an Associates or Bachelor’s degree, understand lean manufacturing and Kanban, and have good computer skills in ERP/MRP software.  We offer a full benefits package that includes BCBS health and dental, 401K with company match, EyeMed, Life, STD, ADD, and more. You will…

  • Plan work orders to go to shop floor by using Visual and forecasts that come from customers
  • Monitor and adjust to customer forecast for all current kanban programs; creation of any new programs
  • Review Visual Reports to adjust schedules due to labor constraints
  • Understand workloads in each production area and know when and how to force jobs through
  • Work with Inside Sales, Engineering and Production on projects to ensure adherence to agreed upon production schedule
  • Analyze customer shortage reports and expedite through production
  • Communicate with Inside Sales and Purchasing on any material constraints impacting the release of work orders to the shop floor
  • Process customer expedite requests by working with Purchasing and Production to determine best delivery date based on parts and labor
  • Evaluate on-time delivery to customers

Please submit resume with salary requirements.