Production Planner - Tube Facility in Bethel, CT at CoWorx Staffing Services

Date Posted: 2/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bethel, CT
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2021

Job Description

CoWorx Staffing has a new opportunity for a Production Planner in Bethel, CT. In this role you will plan production/development orders and maintain raw materials to meet customer requirements. 

Job Requirements

Primary Duties:

  • Perform contract review on customer purchase orders to ensure accuracy
  • Work with Manufacturing, and/or Engineering to provide Customer Service with ship dates for all new purchase orders
  • Monitor materials inventory, create purchase orders for raw materials and sub-contract operations
  • Work with suppliers to implement Kanban, consignment or other programs in order to help control cost and space without impacting production
  • Maintain in house Kanban to ensure continual production
  • Place purchase order for consumables and other items as required
  • Work closely with suppliers to ensure they meet delivery expectations
  • Plan and establish production schedules through issuing of work orders
  • Create weekly production status reports
  • Track progress production order to ensure they are on schedule
  • Work closely with Customer Service keeping them informed of production issues that may cause late orders. Work with Engineering and Manufacturing to provide updated ship schedules if required
  • Work with Quality Control to set inspection priorities
  • Other duties as required within Operations

Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or 3 years equivalent experience
  • Excellent communication, organization and problem resolving skills
  • Strong computer skills to include data entry, MS Word, MS Excel and MS Outlook
  • Ability to solve practical problems 
  • Must rely on own judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Must be able to perform a variety of tasks with limited supervision
  • Knowledge of QAD (ERP System) a plus

Benefits Include:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Referral Programs

At this time we are happy to offer phone or video interviews to interested candidates. Don't miss out on this opportunity to join an established, welcoming team - apply today!