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Production Planner

Parallel
Wimauma, FL
  • Expired: September 13, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
Everyone is welcome here. Each of us is unique, and that's what makes us amazing. We believe in inclusiveness and celebrating each person's individuality, because there's power in bringing people with different points of view and life experiences together. That's why we provide equal employment opportunities (EEO). All applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

So, bring yourself and your best ideas; when we feel safe and comfortable being ourselves, there's no limit to what we can achieve.

IN A NUTSHELL...

We are looking for a detail-oriented Production Planner for our manufacturing team to organize production according to demand and quality standards of our cannabis products. Responsibilities of the Production Planner will include coordinating production workflow for each step of the process and multiple products, planning and prioritizing operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay and processing capacity and raw materials needed to cover production demand.

This role is with Surterra Wellness , one of the renowned retail brands under the Parallel umbrella. Parallel is one of the largest multi-state cannabis companies in the world, owning and operating in five markets; Florida (Surterra Wellness), Massachusetts (NETA), Pennsylvania (Goodblend), Nevada (a Joint Venture with Cookies) and Texas (Goodblend). If you enjoy companies that are growing, moving fast, and constantly challenging themselves to achieve more, then Parallel is for you. We work hard, lean on each other, and are passionate about a pretty ambitious vision ... pioneering a new paradigm of what well-being can be for all people, everywhere. For more information, visit www.liveparallel.com .

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING
  • Coordinate, create and maintain the production schedule based on the demand
  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay
  • Plans and schedules workflow for each department and operation according to previously established manufacturing sequences, lead times, production needs, production capacity and materials
  • Based on the demands, Calculate raw material requirements
  • Lead weekly and monthly production plan meetings
  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption
  • Obtain output information (number of finished products, percentage of defectives etc.)
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports
  • Keep paperwork organized and updated

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS YOU'LL BRING

Required
  • Age 21 or over
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Government-Issued Photo ID
  • 4+ years of related experience
  • Knowledge of production planning and quality control principles
  • Experience working within an MRP System, SAP knowledge preferred, as well as MS Office, including strong MS Excel skills
  • Good at math and statistics
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication abilities

Preferred
  • Bachelor's degree Supply Chain/Logistics, Engineering strongly preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with other employees/customers. Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations

YOU WILL BE SUCCESSFUL IF YOU...
  • Are self-motivated; micro-managing isn't fun for anyone
  • Roll your sleeves up and do the work; strategy is important, but so is getting stuff done
  • Can work fast and be flexible; our industry is always changing
  • Play nice with others; we collaborate with each other a lot
  • Think creatively; sometimes, the "traditional" solution isn't the best one

WHAT YOU GET
  • Employee discount
  • Consistent, reliable benefits; Full medical/vision/dental, 401k with possibility of a company match, access to company-sponsored well-being programs
  • Balance and flexibility; paid time off, paid parental leave, flexible work arrangements
  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs
  • Pet Insurance
  • Chance to make a difference; Employee Relief Fund, community volunteerism through our Parallel Cares program

PARALLEL IS UNITED BY OUR VISION, MISSION, & VALUES

Our Vision - why we exist - is to pioneer well-being and improve the quality of life for humanity through the benefits of cannabinoids.

Our Mission - how we will do this - is to build a leading, global well-being company through the best talent, our values, trusted and recognized brands, science and technology-based innovation, and a relentless focus on execution and continuous improvement.

Our Values - Integrity | Collaboration | Alignment | Intentionality | Accountability | Agility

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace and encourage our employees' differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our employees unique.

Parallel

Address

Wimauma, FL
33598 USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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