Production Planner – Direct Hire

Production Planner – Direct Hire

Location: Glastonbury, Connecticut

Salary: $60000.00 - $70000.00

Job Category: Office Support

Date Posted: 09/28/2022

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Job Description:

CoWorx Staffing Services has an exciting new opportunity for a Production Planner in Hartford County, CT. This is a permanent, direct hire role that is an on-site full-time position.

We are looking to employ a detail-oriented and experienced production planner to create, modify, and manage production schedules. The production planner’s responsibilities include monitoring inventory levels, regularly providing production status updates to management, and facilitating the timely delivery of products to customers. You should also be able to closely monitor the production process to ensure that production orders are completed on time and within budget.

To be successful as a production planner, you should be knowledgeable of material requirements planning and able to manage production deadlines. Ultimately, an exceptional production planner should demonstrate excellent time management, organizational, and problem-solving skills to ensure that production operations run smoothly.

Responsibilities:

• Evaluating incoming customer purchase orders to create suitable production schedules.
• Estimating the amount of material, equipment, and labor required for production.
• Promptly addressing and resolving production issues to minimize delays in production.
• Coordinating production operations in accordance with material, labor, and equipment availability.
• Recommending viable solutions to reduce production costs as well as improve production processes and product quality.
• Effecting changes to production schedules to ensure that production deadlines are met.
• Compiling status and performance reports and submitting them to management in a timely manner.
• Promptly informing the relevant departments of changes to current production schedules.

Desired Background/Skills:

• Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, business management, or related field is preferred
• Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) accreditation or other relevant certification is a plus
• Proven experience working as a production planner
• Sound knowledge of material requirements planning (MRP) and related software. ECI JobBoss or Shoptech E2 is preferred

Other Information:

Benefits:
• A growing, long standing company with low turnover
• Paid Time Off
• 401k with company match
• Medical is 50% company paid
• Discretionary Bonus

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to join a hard-working, supportive team – apply with us today to get started!

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Interested candidates please reference job code 208213 when responding to this ad.


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