MRP Production Planner


Manufacturing and Production

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Los Angeles, CA - Metro - (USA) 15821 Ventura Blvd Suite 148 CA Encino , CA 91436



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For Immediate Consideration TEXT (310) 245 - 4321

Manpower is hiring for a planner to work for a large manufacturer in Montebello! If you are driven, focused, and assertive, and have limited patience for the status quo, Manpower may have the perfect opportunity for you. With your 2+ years' experience in MRP Production Planning with raw material Purchasing as well as the planning of products with multi-layered Bill of Material you will be an integral part of a successful team.

What's in it for you:

* Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm

* Temp to Hire

* Montebello, CA

* Pay Rate: $25/hr.

What you will be doing:

* Using the MRP system, plan fabrication, sub-assembly and final assembly lines raw material needs including the required production of replacement parts and kits.

* Monitoring and collaborating with production and logistics to ensure that production schedules are met through the proper movement of materials.

* Conducting purchasing duties as required to support production-related raw materials, including creating purchase order requisitions, obtaining quotes, applying discounts, and using the logical application of pricing, seeking input from the direct manager as needed.

* Collaborating with production and material handling teams to prioritize schedules & planning the proper allocation of both material and labor capacity.

* Collaborating with procurement and supply chain related to delays and/or supplier shortfalls.

* Identifying and communicating capacity and material constraints and making recommendations for resolution.

* Participating and providing input into special projects, business results reports, problem identification, and solutions.

* Serving as a backup to document control activities, such as creating new part numbers, creating new and/or revising existing kits, revision number maintenance, or engineering innovations

The skills we are looking for:

* Minimum of 2 years of experience in MRP Production Planning with raw material Purchasing responsibilities.

* Ability to interpret the material requirements within the SKU level bill of materials

* Prior experience supporting the planning of products with multi-layered Bill of Materials.

* Strong Math acumen.

* Excellent Computer skills, proficient in MS Office Suite, including an intermediate level of Excel knowledge.

* Proficient in planning and purchasing systems, JDE and/or SAP highly desired.

* Must have aptitude of working in a team, collaborating effectively, and making process or procedure-based decisions.

* Works well under pressure.

* Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).

* Strategic thinking and active listening skills.

* Flexibility and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

* Must be organized, detail-oriented, and self-directed.

* Sustains a high level of accuracy to avoid costly errors.