Production Planner

Van Nuys, CA

Post Date: 04/13/2017 Job ID: 7452 Industry: Industry Pay Rate: $80,000 - $100,000/yr.


Production Planner needed to assist in the processing, communication of status and expediting the day to day hardware production along with the management of repairs. We are seeking a highly versatile, energetic, problem solving individual. A strong candidate will have excellent skills in the areas of: communication (both written and verbal), organization (physical and electronic), collaboration and interpersonal interactions.


  • Interfacing with Shop Floor Supervision and the Production Planning Manager to schedule and prioritize hardware production as well as the Depot Operations Manager to schedule and prioritize repair items.

  • Maintaining accurate WIP/Can Build statuses

  • Exceeding monthly delivery goals defined internally and externally.

  • Collaborating with the incoming inspection team to ensure that material is received into the stockroom in a timely manner.

  • Using and updating MRP system to ensure data integrity.

  • Teaming with multiple organizations to highlight areas where extra support from the Operations staff is required.

  • Tracking customer orders and purchase order requisitions.

  • Communicating material requirement to the procurement manager and material expeditors via the "collaborative tool".

  • Understanding, processing and managing both soft/hard copies of documentation in a variety of work in process tracking tools.


  • BS degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering with 3+ years experience in Manufacturing or Production of electronics equipment.

  • 3+ years experience working in a production coordination role or other materials control function in the electronics or aerospace/defense industry

  • 3+ years experience creating Excel spreadsheet pivot tables.

  • Active Secret Security Clearance or ability to obtain required

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