Production Planner l

Tristone Flowtech USA Inc. - Mooresville, NC

Full-timeEstimated: $59,000 - $78,000 a year
TRISTONE is a First Tier full system provider and full development partner of Engine & Battery Cooling, Air charge and Air Intake applications for the Automotive Industry. As a globally operating automotive supplier group, we offer one of the most sought-after goods in the world: total customer satisfaction. In the field of Flow Technology Solutions for the Automotive industry, TRISTONE is the benchmark when it comes to tailor-made fluid solutions.

With more than 3,500 employees in 15 countries, TRISTONE Group is positioned to serve global as well as regional customers. We have built our business on the foundations of Innovation, Quality and Sustainability. Our culture promotes employee empowerment, customer focus and simplicity. Our success is based on our People, their talent, their skills, their dedication. Tristone always tries to offer the best environment for creating and nurturing talent and giving the opportunity for development and promotion. If you're looking for a global company, with a lean and open organization, a challenging and fast-moving environment, look to TRISTONE. You'll be part of a team known for its industry-leading talent, unparalleled portfolio and unmatched commitment to customer success.

TRISTONE has recently begun construction on a new Manufacturing facility in Mooresville. We are currently hiring for a for a Production Planner to ensure effective Production Planning and Control to meet customer requirements (Mix and Volume), considering cost efficiency and on time delivery.

Key functions:
Plan and control production according to customer requirements
Ensure product is being produced on time at lowest cost
Calculate best arrangements to use resources such as personnel and materials
Communicate corresponding sections of plans to production area supervisors and Managers
Ensure plans are being followed
Authorize, plan and control when changes are required; defines priorities and controls implementation
Implement systems to facilitate the adjustment of production according to customer requirements
Ensure key performance indicators are captured, analyzed and reported along with improvement action items.
Responsible for sequencing the jobs for optimal efficiency and effectiveness. Set up and analyses matrix to assist in finding opportunities for improvement.
Coordinate scheduling based on availability factors for has equipment set-ups and maintenance planned downtime.

Profile requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in business administration or equivalent combined accreditation and work experience
Minimum 3-5 years in a scheduling function in an industrial environment
Working knowledge of SAP system
Proficient in Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Collaborative decision making skills
Effectively communicates goals and interplay of ideas and concepts
Demonstrates a strong ability to identify, analyze and solve problems.
Self-directed with a sense of urgency
Highly organized
Desirable Accreditations

SAP Certified Application Associate - Production - Planning & Manufacturing
Lean Manufacturing