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Production Planner

Opusing Burlington, IA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Plans and prepares manufacturing production schedules and departmental workflows to establish sequence and lead time of
each production operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.

Schedule, contact and expedite parts from internal work centers, sister plants, third party logistics representatives, suppliers,
and subcontract suppliers; develop and implement contingency plans when necessary and keep management informed of
actions being taken.
Analyzes production specifications and capacity data, and performs mathematical calculations to determine production
processes, tools, and human resource requirements.
Revise planning based on changes coming from both dependent and independent demands as well as from inventory
adjustments and Bills of Material corrections; resolve and process open rejection orders.
Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen 4) conditions; includes estimating.
5) May prepare lists and purchase orders to obtain required materials, tools, and equipment.
6) Prepares production reports.
7) Other related duties as assigned.
Career Type: Professional
Work is primarily achieved by an individual or through project teams; requiring application of expertise in professional area(s)
to achieve results. Progression within classification is reflected by increasing depth of professional knowledge, project
management, and ability to influence others.
1) Intermediate professional role, responsible for delivery of professional activities with moderate guidance and direction.
2) Focuses on providing routine advice and creates initial reports / analyses for review by more experienced team members.
1) Accountable for meeting own targets, which impact the immediate work area.
1) Impact is generally limited to short-term team performance, occasionally on medium-term goals.
2) Makes more impactful contributions to team performance.
Knowledge & Application
Requires knowledge and experience in own discipline and of company policies, practices, and procedures while still acquiring
in-depth knowledge and skills.
2) Determines appropriate courses of action based on guidelines, and modifies processes and methods as required.
Problem Solving
Uses previous experience, analysis and investigation to identify the most appropriate option to solve a range of differing but
routine problems.
1) Communicates fairly complex information related to the body of knowledge within the team or area.
2) May convey information to audiences not knowledgeable of the subject matter.
3) Provides informal guidance to less experienced colleagues.

A Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline.
A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.


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Burlington, IA
52601 USA




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