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Production Planner

Complete Staffing Solutions
Worcester, MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Title: Production Planner

Town: Worcester, MA

Pay: $25-27/hr. Depending on experience. 

Urgency: Looking for someone ASAP

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 A.M.- 5:00 P.M.

Assignment: Temp to Hire

Interview: In-person meeting with hiring team.

Summary: The Production Planner is responsible for planning duties in a manufacturing company. The individual will assure that all resources are available for production in accordance with the requirements of the Master Plan. 

Essential Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with purchasing to assure materials are in house in time to meet the production schedule
  • Communicate with production groups to ensure tasks are being completed as per the schedule
  • Examine MRP reports, inventory levels and movements
  • Plan production based on reports and inventory and verify the plan is being carried out
  • Development and maintain inventory replenishment and material requirements 
  • Revise production schedules and communicate with Engineering for change and fluctuation
  • Releasing work orders
  • Responsible for tracking, checking status, and prioritizing units in production.
  • Addresses and resolves any scheduling conflicts or shortages due to inventory issues
  • Ensure replenishment strategies support operational excellence objectives (Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost.)
  • Generate, release, and process work orders.
  • Provide and maintain the Routing Papers (in paper and/or electronically) for all production processes.
  • Process Engineering Change Order (ECO) dispositions and maintain expiration and effective dates of part revisions and their disposition.
  • Determine and maintain stock levels for manufactured parts based on historical usage and forecast analysis.
  • Ensure planning process and transactional execution upholds inventory accuracy and integrity throughout the material flow and manufacturing process.
  • Participate in continuous improvement of Planning and Control systems.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.


  • MRP: 1 year (Required)
  • Project Management: 1 year (Preferred)
  • MRP
  • Production Planning
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Manufacturing Process
  • Production Scheduling
  • Supply Chain
  • Sap
  • Kanban
  • Computer literacy – Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Word, etc., Outlook, Syteline).
  • Experience with Engineering Change Order (ECO) 
  • Excellent critical thinking, problem-solving, and collaboration skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and be a self-starter.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment under time constraints.

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