Are you seeking to grow our career with Garlock Sealing Technologies? Rubber Products Department is hiring a Production Planner & Inventory Control to assist with the planning material and labor schedules through entire production process. The ideal candidate will also implements plans while managing capacity constraints to achieve customer delivery and inventory goals.
Review forecasts for independent demand items. Monitors and manages master demand schedule to achieve customer delivery compliance.
Responsible for creating, managing and maintaining the Master Production Schedule and work orders utilizing manpower and equipment capacity constraints.
Manage the status of customer orders and make decisions to ensure customer satisfaction.
Analyze and interpret Key Performance Indicators to identify and execute plans for improvement.
Develop continuous improvement plans and policies in conjunction with departmental personnel.
Lead and participate in Continuous Improvement events to implement Lean concepts such as Kanban and visual management systems.
Work to optimize asset utilization and production efficiencies by level loading and setting appropriate stocking levels.
Communicate with Purchasing, Manufacturing, Logistics and Customer Service on matters relating to inventory, customer and material requirement issues.
Manages and controls in tandem with Operations such items including but not limited to:
Responsible for developing and managing inventory levels to yearly objective goals.
Manage and communicate the reporting of inventory related items including Scrap, Production and Inventory Write-offs.
Lead the production workforce to achieve schedule requirements.
Effectively manage and analyze past due items in a Pareto format and implement corrective actions.
Bachelor’s degree, or Associates Degree with 2 years of experience, or High School Diploma with 5 years of experience.
Working knowledge of Oracle ERP system prefered
APICS (CPIM) certification preferred
WORKING CONDITIONS: Exposure to office/factory environment
EnPro Industries are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
This specification is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that will be required of positions that will be given this title and shall not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision. The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned. Ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Garlock.
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