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Material Planner
Ref No.: 18-01581
Location: Adrian, Michigan
Description
· Meet all plant safety goals and policies
· Develop manufacturing plans for various assembly lines to manufacture and deliver right part at the right time.
· Monitor daily customer/supplier schedule and develop recovery plans as needed
· Monitor FG container to match run plans
· Develop daily /weekly/monthly schedule attainment reports and drive improvements with mfg.
· Work with engineering and material analyst on engineering changes
· Maintain accurate inventory records including excess and obsolescence
· Set-up parameters within the ERP scheduling system (PLEX)
· Work with customer and internal logistics to develop transportation plans
· Monitor material storage areas for proper housekeeping
· Understand and work within the local contract agreement
· Support, review, and update department procedures
· Participate in new program launches
· Publish schedules and reports as required
· Complete other special assignments
 
Position Requirements REQUIRED
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule
• Proficient computer skills
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Excellent Problem Solving skills
• Must be a hands on person, willing to work on the manufacturing floor as needed
 
PREFERRED
• Prior manufacturing plant experience
• Prior material scheduling experience using ERP system
• Prior logistics experience
• Material packaging experience
 
Education Requirement
• Associate's Degree required.
• Bachelor's degree preferred.