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Manufacturing Production Planner
Ref No.: 22-09565
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Burlington, Iowa
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/15/2022 to 01/20/2023
Genesis10 is seeking a Manufacturing Production Planner for a 6-month contract position with a global capital goods company located in Burlington, IA. This position is onsite.


Genesis10 is seeking a manufacturing production planner who will plan and prepares manufacturing production schedules and departmental workflows to establish sequence and lead time of each production operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.

  • Schedule, contact and expedite parts from internal work centers, sister plants, third party logistics representatives, suppliers, and subcontract suppliers; develop and implement contingency plans when necessary and keep management informed of actions being taken.
  • Analyzes production specifications and capacity data, and performs mathematical calculations to determine production processes, tools, and human resource requirements.
  • Revise planning based on changes coming from both dependent and independent demands as well as from inventory adjustments and Bills of Material corrections; resolve and process open rejection orders.
  • Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions; includes estimating.
  • May prepare lists and purchase orders to obtain required materials, tools, and equipment.
  • Prepares production reports.
  • Other related duties as assigned.
  • Progression within classification is reflected by increasing depth of professional knowledge, project management, and ability to influence others.
  • Intermediate professional role, responsible for delivery of professional activities with moderate guidance and direction.
  • Focuses on providing routine advice and creates initial reports / analyses for review by more experienced team members.
  • Accountable for meeting own targets, which impact the immediate work area.
  • Impact is generally limited to short-term team performance, occasionally on medium-term goals.
  • Makes more impactful contributions to team performance.
  • Requires knowledge and experience in own discipline and of company policies, practices, and procedures while still acquiring in-depth knowledge and skills.
  • Determines appropriate courses of action based on guidelines, and modifies processes and methods as required.
  • Uses previous experience, analysis and investigation to identify the most appropriate option to solve a range of differing but routine problems.
  • Communicates fairly complex information related to the body of knowledge within the team or area.
  • May convey information to audiences not knowledgeable of the subject matter.
  • Provides informal guidance to less experienced colleagues.

  • A Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline.
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no corp to corp)

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V