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Production Planner

Dura Technologies
Bloomington, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Dura Technologies is looking for a Production Planner to join our team! This is a multi-faceted role responsible for accurate and timely material management of raw materials and component parts, scheduling production and ensuring accurate and on- time shipment to customers. Will oversee daily and weekly production schedules, manage supply chain efficiency and monitor the supply chain and processes through the complete production cycle. A key and strategic role of this position will be to maximize customer service and production efficiencies through effective management of the production procurement of raw materials management process, while ultimately purchasing materials at the lowest total delivered cost possible. Responsible for converting customer requirements into a manufacturing production schedule while considering inventory levels, lead-times, and constraints to ensure 100% on-time delivery. Manage the warehouse/production team.

Responsibilities & Key Performance Measurements include but not limited to:

* Manage outbound shipments through accurate preparation of supporting documentation in compliance with the applicable laws and customer requirements

· Adhere to all safety-based activities and training to maintain compliance with Company, state, local and federal regulations

· Actively participate in our Safety Committee and/or programs

· May require the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to: eye safety glasses, gowning, masks, safety vests, and any other required PPE

· Coordinating return of goods

· Management of personnel to track inventory cycle counts and ability to determine root cause(s) to inventory variances, process RMA’s and Credits, audit and confirm accuracy of invoices

· Manage and eliminate inventory waste from expired materials, spoilage and adjustments

· Reviews and takes appropriate action to work to minimize spoilage exposure associated with raw materials

· Ensure supplier delivery commitments and specifications are met

· Ensure accuracy of required documents from suppliers: packing slip, BOL’s, COA’s, SDS’s, etc.

· Process PO’s, obtain confirmations, match packing slip to purchase orders, close PO’s

· Create manufacturing schedules that maximize efficiency and productivity to meet customer requirements and internal cost and efficiency metrics

· Review and analyze schedule progress, performance and identify supply chain constraints, capacity to understand production impacts

· Ability to understand our process and machine capabilities to maximize scheduling, productivity efficiencies and reduce change overs

· Updates KPI’s and SQDC boards; periodic planning reports, etc.

Minimum Qualifications:

· Experience managing warehouse and/or manufacturing personnel

· Ability to prioritize and multitask

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Strong analytical skills and ability to problem solve to the root level

· Minimum of 2 years of scheduling/purchasing experience

· Associates Degree or higher

· Competency in basic math skills and units of measure

· Good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

· Understanding of 5S and Lean Concepts and Practices

· Bi-lingual (Spanish) skills

· Warehouse Experience is a plus

· Familiar with ERP Systems

· Knowledge of scheduling and capacity planning tools

· Knowledge of Kanban Systems, JIT, FIFO, Level loading, value stream

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Life Insurance, Vacation time, Sick Pay and paid Holidays

Monday Through Friday - start time 5:00 AM

Company Description
Manufacturing Company

Dura Technologies


Bloomington, CA