Careers – Production Planner

Position:

Production Planner – EPC Space

Category:

Operations

Travel Required:

None

Position Type:

Full Time

City:

Andover

State:

MA

Country:

US

Job Description:

We are looking to employ a detail-oriented and experienced production planner to create, modify, and manage production schedules. The production planner’s responsibilities include monitoring inventory levels, regularly providing production status updates to management, and facilitating the timely delivery of products to customers. You should also be able to closely monitor the production process to ensure that production orders are completed on time.

To be successful as a production planner, you should be knowledgeable of material requirements planning and able to manage production deadlines. Ultimately, an exceptional production planner should demonstrate excellent time management, organizational, and problem-solving skills to ensure that production operations run smoothly.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluating purchase orders to create suitable production schedules.
  • Estimating the amount of material, equipment, and labor required for production.
  • Promptly addressing and resolving production issues to minimize delays in production.
  • Coordinating production operations in accordance with material, labor, and equipment availability.
  • Recommending viable solutions to reduce production costs as well as improve production processes and product quality.
  • Effecting changes to production schedules to ensure that production deadlines are met.
  • Compiling status and performance reports and submitting them to management in a timely manner.
  • Promptly informing the relevant departments of changes to current production schedules.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, business management, or related field is preferred.
  • Proven experience working as a production planner.
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

To apply to the position, send resume to talent@epc.space. Place the job description in the subject line of the email. Provide resume in PDF format and use full name in file name.