• Location
    Christiansburg, Virginia
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Operations

Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for a Buyer/Planner in a manufacturing setting . This is a temp to hire opportunity.

The primary responsibility of the Production Buyer/Planner is to insure that material flow is monitored frequently, and modified as necessary, so that product is manufactured in a timely manner. Responsible for maintaining planning forecast. Will apply detailed understanding of the manufacturing processes to planning component needs and material flow. Will plan own work schedule to accomplish specific duties. Maintains material master relative to production planning. Monitors exception messages in SAP; adjust schedules accordingly.

Qualifications include:
• Experience must include use of a computerized production and inventory control system.
• High School diploma is required. College or technical degree is preferred.
• Specialized courses in Production Planning and Control, Inventory Control, and Manufacturing preferred.
• Ability to communicate ideas through understandable written and verbal presentations to all levels of personnel.
• Ability to evaluate manufacturing economics to attain high productivity and low costs.
• Basic understanding of the machinery, production scheduling in an MRP environment, and functions of people in the planner’s assigned areas of responsibility.
• Ability to fully understand and exercise required computer functions pertaining to production.
• SAP experience or knowledge is preferred.

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.

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