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Planner

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Date posted: Nov 20, 2018

PURPOSE and SCOPE

Reporting to the Production Control Manager, the main responsibilities of this job is to plan in-house facilities relating to manufacturing as well as outsourcing with the goal of accomplishing the Master Production Schedule requirements.

 

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manufacturing capacity planning of in-house facilities and outsourcing.
  • Production planning and shop scheduling for in house manufacturing.
  • Work order generation using MRP system; follow up and coordination between Supply Chain and Manufacturing to achieve work order targets.
  • Planning and control of sub-contracted work.
  • Establish and monitor “Order Policy codes” and “Order Policy Values” by part type.
  • Actively participate in Cross functional teams.
  • Support the team in achieving KPI targets
  • Other duties as assigned by the Production Control Manager
     

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience

  • Five years production planning experience in a manufacturing environment.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Working knowledge of production planning module of a well implemented ERP system.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and well organized team leader.
  • JDE experience, lean supply/chain manufacturing, 5S and value stream mapping would be advantageous.
  • Relevant post-secondary logistics/production planning training such as APICS certification.