Production Planner

Production Planner

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate production workflow for one or multiple products
  • Responsible for orders and just in time delivery of raw materials
  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay
  • Determine manpower, equipment and raw materials needed to cover production demand
  • Schedule shift according to production needs
  • Monitor jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget
  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption
  • Obtain output information (number of finished products, percentage of defectives etc.)
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports
  • Follows the guidelines of quantities to produce and informs global planning about capacity and/or demand changes
  • Collaborate with quality control, warehouse and other staff
  • Leads or participates in special projects, such as IT implementation, and other duties as requested.
  • Reports and documents quarterly the aging of the stock and looks for best solution to reduce
  • Keeps all inventory (RM, WIP, FP/2nd choice) under control and reports monthly
  • Monthly follow up of agreed bonus levels for raw materials
     

Requirements & skills

  • You communicate effectively throughout the organization
  • You work independently while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams
  • You have strong analytical skills and a critical mind-set
  • You are a team player
  • You are motivated, optimistic and want to go for improvement
  • You are an active listener (able to reformulate and synthetize) and have an assertive communication (able to stand up when needed)
  • You are structured, autonomous and self-starter
  • You have a strong (internal) customer orientation
  • You have a hands-on mentality and a creative approach
  • You have a thorough knowledge of MS Office applications.
     

Why work for AR Metallizing?

We offer a friendly, fun, and challenging work environment with a growing global company along with an excellent benefits package! The company pays over 80% of your health insurance premium!