Geologics Production Control Planner in Sterling Heights, Michigan
Production Control Planner
Production Control Planner II needed – Sterling Heights, MI.
We have an opening with a great client of ours and we are looking for a Production Control Planner II to work in Sterling Heights, MI. You must be a US Citizen to apply. This is a 6 month contract position with possible extension.
Pay rate: $37.65/hr.
PRODUCTION CONTROL PLANNER
Works under the general Guidance of the Prototype SR Planner and is responsible for all planning and scheduling of manufactured and/ or supplier provided parts through the Oracle Material requirements Planning (MRP) system to support manufacturing and integration of prototype hardware.
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.
Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, and prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts.
Provides direction to Material coordinators.
Familiar with a variety of the organizational concepts, practices and procedures as well as a complete understanding of prototype material planning and control.
This position relies on experience and judgment to organize, plan and accomplish department objectives with a wide degree of creativity and latitude to fulfill a variety of duties.
Reviews and analyzes inputs to include but not limited to Engineering Order Requests (EORs).
Completes activities required to fulfill customer expectations to include creating part masters, creating/ manipulation BOM / order bills, developing/ initiating part acquisitions (make, buy. Transfer, GFM and control strategies as well as shipping of components.
Assists process engineers , integration team and Hardware Project Manager to structure indented “as planned” BOMs to align with master scheduling and enable correct component due dates.
Prevents anticipated shortages by utilizing shortage established planning report and shortage reports. (i.e. expediting, material transfers, substitutions etc.)
Reviews and/ analyzes system MRP/ERP and other outputs and on line screens to determine valid requirements taking into consideration excess on hand/ work in process (WIP) material.
Evaluates component lead-times and resolves out of sync lead times with manufacturing. Monitors and maintains due dates to ensure validity.
Assists in re-negotiating due date’s expectations with internal customers to ensure on time delivery of product.
Coordinates and maintains as built configuration through the use of established Engineering change management tools.
Knowledge of Blueprint reading, material requirements planning, processes and concepts.
Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbal and written.
Good planning, time management and organizational skills.
Sound interpersonal skills used when interfacing, coordinating and negotiating with company personnel, customers and suppliers.
Proficiency in use of word processing, spreadsheet and database development programs such as Word, Excel, Business Objects and Access.
Ability to make decisions using sound ethical judgment while complying with policies, procedures, appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations.
- Oracle ERP Software Experience specifically in regards to the Planner role: creation of discrete jobs, purchase requisitions, Master Items, Bills of Materials (Bills 3X), checking material requirements, creating material requirements on Discrete Jobs, checking Suppky/Demand, understanding how to build a work order structure that mirrors and supports vehicle BOM structure.
- Previous Experience in Material supply and shop floor manufacturing processes.
- 8+ Years with HS 4+ Years with AA 2+ Years with BS 0+ Years with MS
If interested in learning more about this position, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and I will call back with more information.
Matt Gephart Sr. Recruiter (703) 891-6129 email@example.com
Sterling Heights , MI
Minimum Experience (yrs):