Production Planner - logistics


Manufacturing and Production

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York, PA - (USA) 1550 Kenneth Road PA York , PA 17408

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Job Description

A Production Planner is needed for 6-8 month assignment for a large stable manufacturing facility in York, PA. This position is responsible for the planning of parts and services necessary for the execution of customer orders and the logistical expertise necessary to turn sales orders for assigned product lines into invoiced deliveries, meeting both customer expectations as well as company and department goals.


* Support the planning team

* Meet the needs of assigned profit centers

* Understand and comply with Company procedures and work instructions

* Support continuous improvement efforts and work instructions

* Attend daily standup production meetings if required

* Manage assigned Projects

* Set up part numbers/ item cards / bill of material maintenance

* Release sales and service orders

* Create manufacturing orders

* Production scheduling

* Material and resource planning

* Planning of purchased parts

* Releasing orders for shipment and invoicing

* Maintain order files (sales, service & manufacturing) current and long term

* Teamwork with other Production Planners, and departments

* Interaction with customers


* Associate's degree or equivalent in a technical or business discipline and/or 2+ years in a company that manufactures or services machinery preferred

* Logistical experience (domestic and/or import/export) preferred

* IT literate, high level of accuracy. Knowledge of Microsoft Office, and MRP/ERP systems (Microsoft Navision a plus)

* Training in Lean methodology is a plus

* Good oral and written communication, including technical writing

* Good interpersonal and organizational skills

* Ability to manage multiple tasks

* Ability to prioritize assignments

* General knowledge of inventory and accounting practices preferred

* General knowledge of office equipment, computers, scanners etc.

Apply now for consideration!