Position Summary:  

Responsible for planning, scheduling and monitoring the movement of material through the production cycle. Works on a wide variety of planning activities where material requirements are new or variable.


  1. Develop production plan based on customer forecast and manufacturing capacity. Ensure the timely completion of orders to meet customer requirements. Minimize inventory and reduce production bottlenecks, overtime and inefficiencies.
  2. Determine material requirements from Engineering and production schedules.
  3. Coordinate the efficient movement of materials with purchasing, production, customer support and engineering.
  4. Compile control records and information related to consumptions rates, items in storage and current market conditions to determine proper supply levels and need for replenishment.
  5. Prepare purchase orders and other documents for purchasing or requisitioning raw materials.
  6. Meet on time delivery and inventory goals.
  7. Develop action plan and execute plans to address slow moving, excess and obsolete inventory within product responsibilities.
  8. Communicate planning requirements to operations and update progress to customer service and product marketing.


Education and Experience:  

  1. B.S in Engineering, Materials or related experience
  2. MRP/MPS experience
  3. 3-5 years planning experience.
  4. APICS certification, Oracle software knowledge preferred.
  5. Detail oriented, flexible and able to multi-task.
  6. Strong customer service, communication and organizational skills

Physical Demands: None

Environment:  Office and manufacturing floor environments.

Additional details:  Reports to VP Specialty Clads.  Salary position.


Contact HR to apply.  Please reference job code PHR14