Production Planner

Flex - Austin, TX (30+ days ago)4.0

The Production Planner will be based in Austin, TX . Responsible for production planning, shop floor scheduling and labor / capacity planning. Participates / leads continuous improvement activities of diverse scope and complexity to improve the efficiency of systems and processes. Seeks out and implements new tools and demonstrates successful application of new methodologies.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates :
Intense collaboration
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

Plans, schedules, coordinate and approve release of production orders based on material and capacity availability.
Advises non-exempt associates regarding day-to-day priority of customer requests.
Develops, selects and/or customizes continues improvement methods to effectively implement lean manufacturing for production and business process.
Understanding of Industrial Engineering concepts and develop time standards.
Analyzes customer demand information, forecasts, orders, machine, labor and material availability
Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…

BS in Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
BA in Business (Finance)
Production planning experience in manufacturing
Materials Planning / Buyer and / or Logistics background
MS Office, Access Database and ERP Systems.
Prefer someone with Baan experience and Flex Flow if possible
Excellent communication skills
Here are a few of our preferred experiences…

VBA programming for Excel macros
High Tech Industry experience
Knowledge in manufacturing operations
Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide…

Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
Life Insurance
Matching 401K
Tuition Reimbursement
Employee discounts at local retailers

Job Category
Global Procurement & Supply Chain
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