Production Planner in Farmington, CT at CoWorx Staffing Services

Date Posted: 12/24/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CoWorx Staffing has an exciting new Direct Hire opportunity for a Production Planner in Farmington, CT. In this role you will be responsible for planning production schedules to ensure that a controlled flow of shop orders is released to meet delivery requirements. This position works under minimal supervision.

Job Requirements

Primary Duties:

  • Draw up final assembly schedule to establish sequence and lead-time of each operation
  • Interface with management and other departments to ensure timely production and delivery
  • Inform Customer Relations of material shortages or other impactful data
  • Make recommendations to Sourcing group on Make vs Buy decisions
  • Plan and schedule workflow for each department
  • Use and maintain Part Master files to support Materials Requirements Planning system, fabrication requirements, etc
  • Manage all shop floor paperwork required to manufacture assigned product lines
  • Confer with department supervisors to determine status of assigned products
  • Monitor actual production versus plan (daily, weekly and year to date)
  • Initiate re-evaluations of nonconforming material and work with Quality Manager to recommend final disposition
  • Expedite operations that delay schedules and alter schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.
  • Work with Engineering to provide material analysis for change cut-ins dates and coordinate all new product introductions.
  • Follow the Employee Handbook policies and procedures and uphold organizational values
  • Contribute to building a positive work environment


  • Associates degree in a related field with minimum five years manufacturing experience
  • 5 years experience
  • Ability to utilize MRP II, CAD, Shop Floor Control, Capacity Planning, MO Maintenance, Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Consistent, timely, and reliable attendance

Benefits Include:

  • Company provided benefits
  • Health Benefits
  • 401(k)

Shift Hours:

  • Monday-Friday (8am to 5pm) - Working Hours may vary

At this time we are happy to offer phone or video interviews to qualified candidates. Contact us today to learn more!

Call/Text (203)-596-0002