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Production Control Planner - Sterling Heights, MI

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Job Title: Production Control Planner
Job Location: Sterling Heights, MI
Job Summary:

  • We currently have an opening in Sterling Heights, MI for a Production Control Planner with MRP experience to work on a Military Vehicle Program.
Primary Activities:
Analysis of MRP recommendations (signals), to include:
  • Investigate and resolve identified planning issues by working with plant personnel, SCM BOM group, etc. as required.
  • Analysis of planning across Organizations and transferring material between physical locations.
  • Releasing of planned orders.
  • Issue blanket releases against established blanket purchase agreements.
  • Determine full horizon of requirements and communicate to Buyer(s) for purchase order placement.
  • Perform project transfers to align inventory to requirements as needed.
Expediting activities, to include:
  • Review /validate reschedule-in exception messages;
    • Update the need-by date on PO shipments as required.
  • Work with supplier to mitigate potential shortages.
  • Update shortage report comments as required.
  • Support shortage meetings as required.
  • Escalate as required to mitigate shortage.
  • Coordinate expedited freight and obtain appropriate approvals.
Exception message management and PO Maintenance, to include:
  • Review / validate reschedule-out exception messages;
    • Update the need-by date on purchase order (PO) shipments as required;
    • Work with supplier to mitigate potential excess condition.
  • Review /validate cancellation exception messages;
    • Initiate Notice of Termination (NOT) and submit to buyer for cancellations;
    • Cancel requisitions not needed.
  • Review and accept/reject supplier PO change requests (e.g. promised date updates).
  • Review/manage early receipt notifications.
  • Coordinate RMA requests with the supplier for repair orders and return to suppliers (RTS).
  • Bachelor’s Degree is required; (Business, Manufacturing, or Supply Chain Management degree is preferred)
  • Minimum of 6-9 years of applicable experience in one or more of the following areas; fewer years will be considered with an advanced degree.
    • Manufacturing (all areas)
    • Supply Chain Management (all areas)
    • Process Engineering
    • Materials Management
    • Industrial Engineering
  • MRP planning knowledge (discrete and inventory based) and analysis experience is required - Oracle MRP Planning & ERP knowledge and experience highly desirable
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Stong communication skills (oral and written)
  • Proficient Microsoft Office Suite skills (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)

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Sterling Heights, MI
United States of America

Engineering / Engineering

Job Type:
Temp Position
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Posted Date:12/3/2018



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Job Title: Production Control Planner

Location: Sterling Heights, MI

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 348679

Posted Date: 12/3/2018

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