Our client is a manufacturing leader of custom laminates, providing endless solutions to diverse markets. By applying decorative and functional films, fabrics and rigid materials to various substrates, they are committed to providing a finished solution that meets their customers varied needs. They are seeking a Production Planner with Manufacturing experience, who can also support Procurement with inventory control responsibilities.
Supports production department through purchasing raw materials, production planning and inventory control.
Orders raw materials, issues purchase orders, supplier quality and control, maintains inventory, maintains purchasing documents and produces work orders in accordance with sales order specifications.
Produces weekly production schedule and reviews the schedule during weekly production meetings.
Enters data into manufacturing software from work orders and production logs. Maintains production log records and verifies materials are correctly applied to each work order.
Verifies inventory is correct by performing and entering cycle counts.
Figures out the cost and profit margin for orders.
Employee may be required to answer phones and direct calls.
May be required to produces vendor evaluation charts and present them at monthly management review meetings.
High school diploma and at least three years related experience or training preferred.
Knowledge of Windows and ERP software helpful.
Employee must be able see, speak, hear and may be required to walk or stand for long periods of time.
While performing the duties of this position, the employee generally works indoors but will be required to work in warehouse performing cycle counts and troubleshooting inventory discrepancies.