Production Planner - 186459
Duration 12 MonthsChipton-Ross is seeking a Production Planner for an opening in Anaheim, CA. RESPONSIBILITIES:Plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed. Confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders. Supports other planners with assigned duties.Production Planners are responsible for planning, releasing, monitoring, rescheduling, updating and closure of their work orders.Check availability of raw material, component parts and sub-assemblies prior to releasing work orders.Initiate work orders in accordance with MRP scheduling requirements or Repair requirements.Perform order maintenance for routing changes, alternate operations, alternate parts and order closure.Check on progress of work in process through the MRP system and expedite as required.Prepare and maintain shortage reports, identify potential problem and communicate requirements and status of supply orders.Work closely with Production, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing Engineering, Purchasing and Program Management Departments and others in Material Control to monitor production schedules and work in process.Perform maintenance on supply orders as required to support schedule changes.Provide part planning and inventory control parameters to the control system for make items.Expedites flow of materials, parts, and assemblies within or between departments in accordance with production and shipping schedules.Assists in determining possible and actual shortages. May initiate action to correct these deficiencies.Uses knowledge of production, procurement, and engineering departments to alert proper authorities regarding potential problems and appropriate remedial action.Contribute suggestion toward the continuous improvement of the Company's systems and procedures.Incumbents are responsible for and authorized to carry out assigned duties.Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION:Accredited High School Diploma/GED WORK HOURS:9/80, 1st ShiftFull-TimeEmployment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.