Production Planner/Scheduler / Carson Valley, Nevada.
Our client is a leading OEM in the aerospace, defense, naval, energy, and transportation industries who is providing innovative assembly solutions tailored to address specific engineering challenges. With over 400 employees and growing, they have expanded their reach to deliver solutions in new territories and new industries. As they have grown, they have stayed true to their roots as a family-owned business. They work hard to provide their employees with exceptional career opportunity and work life balance. Currently seeking experienced Mid- and Senior-Level Production Planning/Scheduling individuals to support all production floor work. Excellent growth opportunity for a manufacturing/production supply professional to take his or her career to the next level.
*Plan and manage production schedules to ensure on-time delivery metrics for customer orders.
*Manage/expedite work order releases with respect to material requirements planning (MRP). Issue and track work orders ensuring that required materials are supplied on-time, every-time to the production floor.
*Review MRP systems to request purchased materials.
*Monitor material status and production planning issues and communicate with manufacturing personnel, purchasing staff and others. Participate in weekly production schedule meetings.
*Understand and observe all safety guidelines and assure quality and safety with all Compliance and Business Integrity policies and procedures.
*Assist in special projects/other duties as assigned.
*MINIMUM of 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment working with an MRP/ERP system.
*APIC Certification highly preferred.
*Advanced knowledge of purchasing, manufacturing procedures, quality control, inventory/lot control and continuous improvement initiatives. Experience with Lean Manufacturing principles highly preferred. AS9100 standards knowledge.
*Excellent verbal and written skills; computer literate (MS Word & EXCEL).
*****We are looking for a dynamic individual able to multi-task and enjoy a fast-paced environment. Exceptional benefit package and top-tier work environment. Clean background check required for employment.