Production Planner

Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for a Production Planner with a military/aerospace background in the Santa Clarita Valley. The ideal candidate will be will have experience working for with the military and/or aerospace companies.   If you meet the qualifications listed below, please Apply Now!

Responsibilities for this Production Planner position include, but are not limited to:

  • Plans, schedules, releases and manages purchase, interplant orders and work orders as required.
  • Works with internal and external suppliers to resolve material issues (shortages, emergency customer demands, etc.).
  • Quotes deliveries for sales requests.
  • Develops and maintains communication channels between various departments to maintain the flow of materials to support the customer.
  • Reviews, communicates and acts upon anticipated delays.
  • Reviews anticipated shortage reports for future demands.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and makes changes to supply based on the outcome of monthly SIOP meeting.
  • Maintains and analyzes planning parameters (i.e. lead times, lot sizes order quantities, safety stock).
  • Reviews, analyzes and implements replenishment targets to support "pull" system.
  • Participates in capacity review meetings with internal and external suppliers.
  • Actively works to balance manufacturing capacity with the demands from A&T
  • Monitors and maintains inventory levels in alignment with business unit goals.
  • Resolves invoice issues, implements engineering changes, and coordinates rework and return purchase orders. Sends quotes to suppliers for pricing, delivery and inventory position - may be site specific.

To be considered for this Production Planner position, you should:

  • Knowledge of sizing, material planning and production scheduling.
  • Solid knowledge of WISE/Cincom/SAP, particularly MRP related screens.
  • Solid knowledge of Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRPII).
  • Solid knowledge of planning functions/roles.
  • Basic communication skill, both verbal and written.
  • Basic detail orientation and organizational skills. Ability to manage several production lines at the same time.
  • Basic process and product knowledge.
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office Suite skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree (or International equivalent) in a relevant field or equivalent experience required.
  • APICS (Association of Production and Inventory Control society) or other professional certification preferred
  • Previous buying, material planning, production planning or Woodward manufacturing experience required, if no degree.
  • Manufacturing processes knowledge desired

What’s in this for you?

  • Starting salary at $60k+
  • Eligible for benefits
  • Temp to hire within 3-4 months for the ideal candidate
  • Weekly pay check, possibility of becoming permanent

Click on Apply Now to be considered for this Production Planner position in the Santa Clarita Valley, California or any other any related opportunities with Adecco.

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