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Production Planner

March Products
Mira Loma, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We are currently seeking a smart, hardworking individual to join our Operations team. We are a fast-growing organization going through a lot of positive changes. The Production Planner/Scheduler is a new role for the company, the successful candidate will work with company leadership and other colleagues to refine the role and how it satisfies the business needs presented.


  • Coordinate with Sales and Customer Service to ensure specific customer requirements are accurately captured on Work Orders and communicated and executed by the manufacturing team, especially on custom parts orders
  • Transact the opening and closing of Work Orders, Inventory Adjustments, etc. in ERP (NetSuite)
  • Interface with other departments (Shipping, Production, Customer Service, Sales) to resolve problems with timely delivery
  • Understands manufacturing capacity availability and schedules production consistent with company needs and manufacturing limitations.
  • Monitors, analyzes, and maintains key planning parameters including lead times and safety stocks.
  • Recommend and execute cost savings and efficiency improvements by identifying opportunities in material usage variance and yield.
  • Regular reporting within ERP and desktop tools like Excel
  • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.
  • Help facilitate management's needs and priorities.

Ways of working and Behaviors

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Analytical - Synthesizes complex or diverse information; Collects and researches data; Uses experience to complement data; understands the workflows and procedures. Planning and master scheduling, production control, and knowledge of continuous improvement.
  • Technical Skills – Understands and has a working knowledge of the manufacturing production control and planning process, procedures and function; uses and understands basic computer entry and processing skills.
  • Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions; Displays orientation to profitability; Demonstrates knowledge of market and competition; Aligns work with strategic goals.

Education and/or Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; and a bachelor’s degree in a related field are strongly preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years working experience in a manufacturing environment preferred; equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 1-2 years of Expeditor or Production Planning direct experience preferred in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Excel.
  • Must be able to work well in a group setting, as well as independently.
  • Must be able to understand/identify issues, create solutions and successfully implement those solutions.

March Products


4645 Troy Ct. Jurupa Valley

Mira Loma, CA