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Production Planner

Hartland, WI 53029
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Launch your career with an innovative and confident industry leader at Price Engineering! At Price, a SunSource company, we rely on the talent and determination of our employees to help us deliver customer solutions quickly and efficiently. Working at Price isn't just a job, but a network of individuals strategically selected for their experience, energy, and creativity. Are you committed to delivering outstanding customer service and ready to seek new challenges and opportunities alongside a winning team? If you share these goals and values, we'd love to hear from you! We are currently seeking a Production Planner in Hartland, WI.

The Production Planner assists with customer order acknowledgement in regard to shop capacity and scheduling. In this role, you'll process orders for Production jobs through our facility related to Bill of Material management and scheduling of material and labor. This position also maintains ongoing communication with the production and sales teams regarding the status of jobs and the delivery dates provided to customers. You'll have the opportunity to contribute both independently and collaboratively as a team leader with others from diverse organizational functions and backgrounds. The Production Planner should be a motivated self-starter who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.

What You'll Do:
  • Use PFEP as a scheduling tool and manage production schedule for multiple departments to coordinate completion dates with material arrival and customer request date

  • Release production orders to manufacturing and pick tickets to inventory control/shipping department

  • Assist in engineering changes as it pertains to the shop floor

  • Attend project management meetings and production meetings to provide input on manufacturing schedule and make order adjustments based on input from purchasing

  • Communicate to purchasing material shortages and notify sales and customer service of schedule changes

  • Monitor incoming materials specific to critical jobs and process pick tickets

  • Close assigned production orders within 24 hours of completion or to meet shipping requirements

  • Maintain information system and complete accurate records (on paper and electronically) in order to deliver excellent results

  • Work closely with shop Supervisor to ensure material is ready on start date and schedule through put on shop floor

  • Other related activities as assigned

Why You'll Love Working for Us:
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance

  • Short & long term disability

  • 401(k) with company match

  • PTO and paid holidays

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)

What We Need from You:
  • 2 or 4 year degree in business, manufacturing, operations, or related field

  • 3+ years in manufacturing or production, operations, purchasing, or customer service

  • Knowledge of ERP distribution software (Prophet 21) a plus or familiarity with MRP software

  • Familiar with ISO Quality system

  • Solid understanding of Excel and other MS Office products

  • Work independently with minimal guidance and practice good time management, planning/organization, and decision-making skills

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate with individuals at all levels and functions of the business

  • Demonstrate integrity, ethical standards, and a professional demeanor at all times

  • Physical Demands: Regularly required to walk, climb stairs, bend, and occasionally lift up to 30 lbs.

Text "SunSource" to 25000 to Apply!! We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.




Posted: 2021-10-06 Expires: 2021-11-07

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