Production Planner

Industry

Aerospace

Advert ID

FOX_BBBH23574

Location

Grand Rapids

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD65000.00-75000 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Michigan Engineering - (USA) 2851 Charlevoix Drive Southeast Suite 323 MI Grand Rapids , MI 49546

ContactNumber

616-285-8967

Job Description

Production Planner



Our client, one of the leading aerospace electronics suppliers is seeking a strong Production Planner to help build out this high performing team of professionals.



Company and Team Characteristics:



* Entrepreneurial

* Team Oriented

* Autonomous

* Integrity

* Fast paced

* Opportunity to grow and develop



The Role:



1 to schedule production for the facility and provide occasional support to other facilities, ensuring that products are produced and delivered on-time.

2 The Production Planner helps plan and schedule appropriate labor and materials resources for efficient and cost-effective production flow.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities



* Schedules production effectively by analyzing and using multiple data sources to develop strategic and tactical plans for work flow

* Strives to level load production schedules to ensure efficient and cost effective production

* Recommends labor levels for efficient production and on-time delivery

* Reacts and reschedules production when needed to accommodate unexpected situations

* Monitors, analyzes and reports production performance



Qualifications/Requirements



* Minimum 3 to 5 years successful production planning and/or materials management experience

* Bachelor's Degree in Business, Manufacturing or related discipline, preferred

* APICS Certification, preferred

* Experience in a manufacturing environment, strongly preferred

* Demonstrated knowledge of inventory control

* Demonstrated analytical ability

* Experience with ERP/MRP Systems



Other great things:





* Unique full-time work schedule that includes every other Friday off

* Incredible Benefits and compensation



Whether you are actively seeking a new technical role or just want to stay updated on what's happening in the manufacturing and engineering market, reach out to me at MANPOWER ENGINEERING to discuss your career objectives and how we can partner to find the best possible situation for you moving forward. I have over 15 years of direct technical executive search experience and we focus mainly in the Michigan markets. I look forward to hearing from you!



Mark Ondersma, LEAD TECHNICAL SEARCH CONSULTANT