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Scheduler / Production Planner

Company:
Austin Allen Company, LLC 7267
Location:
West Monroe, Louisiana, United States
Salary:
$65,000 - $80,000 + Benefits & Paid Relocation
Posted:
July 13, 2018
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Description:

Production Planner – Process Chemical Industry

Salary $65,000 - $80,000 Plus Bonus & Benefits & Paid Relocation to the Southern USA

Growing Chemical Manufacturer is seeking a Production Planner for their Specialty Chemical facility. You’d be responsible for proactively planning orders & services to be delivered on time. You’ll create and manage sales, operations, inventory plans as well as support both custom & standard production runs. The Production Planner will also lead the monthly sales, Inventory and Operations Planning (SOP) meetings.

If you have APICS Certification, JDE, SAP, and experience in a manufacturing plant using chemicals in bulk processes, our client would love to see your resume! This will be a highly visible position in the plant.

Other responsibilities for the Production Planner:

• Provide direction to customer service & sales regarding availability of products with schedules for shipment and deliveries

• Work with Forecast analyst, sales, marketing, & manufacturing to transform sales plans into production plans or purchase plans

• This Planner will plan, prepare, and manage both short-term and longer-term production plans for the manufacturing of products that maximize inventory turns.

• The Production Planner will also analyze, plan and build inventory parameters and safety stock levels in the systems as well as facilitate capacity planning discussions within manufacturing. Candidate should exhibit positive leadership traits along with the ability to communicate the influences at all levels of the organization.

Salary $65,000 - $80,000 Plus Bonus & Benefits & Paid Relocation to our Southern facility is located in proximity to stunning mountains & forests with lush greenery and sweet blue lakes. Unique national parks allow you to boat, fish, hunt, hike, canoe, and relax in the beautiful outdoors on a regular basis. Picturesque in every season. Spend time antiquing in charming shops; enjoy the festivals & great dining. The city has amenities for you and the family – museums, theaters, big malls & little boutiques, parks, & historical sites.

Requirements for this Production Planner role:

• Bachelor’s required in Business, economics, engineering, computer science or related field

• Knowledge of all aspects of Demand Planning, supply planning, production planning, scheduling, forecasting, inventory management and MRP concepts

• Above average analytical skills and tools experience

• Must have experience planning/forecasting as well as experience addressing issues

• Must have experience in multi-step manufacturing planning

• Strong MS Office skills – Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Project, and Word.

TO APPLY: Email resumes to teri@austinallen.com OR teriATaustinallenDOTcom in MS Word or PDF (please remove the capital letters and replace with proper symbols). **Resumes sent with a link to an online resume or a video resume will not be considered. ** All Interview, relocation, & fee expenses paid by companies. Excellent compensation packages, benefits, perks, and generous relocation packages.

Some Facts You Should Know About Austin-Allen Company...

*Successfully recruiting professionals since 1973.

*One of the most successful firms in the U.S. We consistently rank in the top percentile of a large national network of Technical Recruiters.

*Many of our staff are national award winning consultants with years’ experience and are C.P.C.’s (Certified Personnel Consultants).

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* Engineering * Six Sigma Black Belts * Accounting * Distribution * Human Resources

* Materials / Purchasing * Quality Engineers & Managers * Manufacturing Management

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