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Production Planner

Wood Designs Monroe, NC
  • Expired: 13 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description:
Wood Designs is seeking an Production Planner for our production and logistics facilities located in Monroe, NC.

Job Summary:
This position reports to the CEO and is responsible for overseeing and managing the company’s overall Inventory Control and Supply Chain strategy and develops and maintains good relationships with vendors and distributors. This position also oversees the production control and ensures accurate inventory levels and smooth shipping to meet customer needs.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  1. Analyze customer orders and sales forecasts to prepare /schedule plant production and inventory plans.
  2. Monitor inventory levels of raw materials and maintain all inventory data accurate.
  3. Purchase material to meet production schedule and maintain established inventory levels.
  4. Meet customer required lead times and inventory goals in advance to the actual ship date.
  5. Work with other departments to complete the annual year end physical inventory count.
  6. Assist with the new product development process as it relates to raw materials, components and/or services.
  7. Pursue new/existing vendors for cost reduction opportunities.
  8. Collaborate with other department heads to meet objectives.

Basic Requirements

  • Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a fast-paced production planning or manufacturing experience
  • Flexible to work overtime, on weekend/Holiday as needed
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • ERP experience (Sage100, ScanForce) is strongly preferred

We are looking for someone like…

  • Energized, great communicator and detail oriented
  • Problem solver and good at multitasking
  • Ability to work within tight time frames with a sense of urgency and the ability to prioritize based on customer and inventory requirements.
  • Ability and willingness to jump in and assist in a variety of positions in the manufacturing and shipping process to meet targeted goals.

Come join our team today! If you are a hard worker who enjoys contributing to a team and positive work environment, you will be a great fit at Wood Designs.

Company Overview: Wood Designs is a family owned early learning furniture manufacturer for over 20 years. We specialize in creating furniture for schools, offices and for home use. Our Headquarters and Factory is located in Monroe, NC. We are looking for seasonal team members to help us maintain our reputation for high quality products and quick shipping.


  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, 401k, EAP, FSA, HSA, Auto/Home/Pet Insurance
  • Company Lunch and Party, Donuts Day, Snow Cone Day, Year-End Party and more!
  • Paid Holidays after 90 days
  • Paid Vacation after 6 months, 2 weeks after 2 years
  • Opportunity to grow within the company

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How do I know if my application get through the system? You will receive an email confirming that your application has been submitted. Don't forget to check on your Junk Email Box as well.

How do I receive an interview invitation? You will receive email from us within 10 business days if you are selected for interview.

Can I check my application status via phone or email? No. Due to the volume of application received, we unfortunately are not available to answer inquiries regarding your application status.


Wood Designs Talent Acquisition Team


Wood Designs


Monroe, NC
28110 USA