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Production Planner

Paragon Water
Tampa, FL
  • Expired: November 06, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
Specific Job Function:

Reviews MRP and product specifications to accurately determine material requirements and availability. Documents overall material need, including all sub-components, necessary to process orders. Adjusts amounts for existing inventory and for orders of conventional sizes. Requires ability to understand engineering documents and work closely with members of the engineering, manufacturing, purchasing, and warehouse teams.


  • Support manufacturing by creating production schedules that reconcile production capacity with demand for assembled and fabricated components.

  • Perform analysis that supports defining the roadmap for production capacity increases/change.

  • Work with manufacturing & support teams to improve manufacturing efficiency.

  • Optimize use of MTO process to align directly with customer orders.

  • Respond to unanticipated changes—e.g. production shortfall vs. schedule or material shortages: provide information, impact assessment, and options to downstream orders, execute tactical shifts in plan.

  • Generate and publish production performance metrics and forecasts showing risk to supply of assembled components vs. demand.

  • Communicating plans, plan revisions, and production vs. plan to all Manufacturing, support, and business stakeholders.

  • Represent production in SIOP process.

  • Assist in implementing systematic solutions to control inventory flow, minimize shortages.

  • Complete other duties assigned by management as business needs shift or change.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain/Business Administration or equivalent experience

  • Experience organizing material shortages to prioritize orders on the job floor

  • Ability to tie out bills of material

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience navigating in an ERP environment

  • Ability to adapt in fast-paced environment

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Strong Microsoft Excel acumen

  • ERP experience with Master Scheduling

Paragon Water


Tampa, FL
33646 USA