Production Planner

Position Summary:

The Production Planner will be responsible for the analysis, planning, organizing, and controlling the flow of production to support scheduling of orders, materials, and services in support of established and scheduled customer commitments. The planner will work closely with the Master Scheduler, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, quality, production control and inventory control staff to identify and eliminate constraints.

Responsibilities:

  • Schedule usage of production materials to ensure optimal production levels
  • Identify and resolve problems relating to inventory
  • Ensure that all transactions in MYSIS are successfully completed from release of order, WIP material, complete and close orders to transfer to Peachtree
  • Ensure that all MYSIS manufacturing orders and supporting documents are printed and allocated to production on time to fulfill the daily production schedule
  • Support the Master Production Scheduler to properly plan and provide the required level of finished goods products for all projects / product lines
  • Ensure that alternative parts are used where necessary to meet production demand
  • Plan and implement activities related to the timely, cost-effective preparation of production materials
  • Collaborate with Purchasing to maintain correctly balanced inventory levels on all purchased material and supplies to prevent out of stock conditions
  • Monitor and plan capacity levels in production and drive a level production planning concept
  • Eliminate past due backlog and back orders for all products determined to be available in stock upon demand
  • Responsible for all planning MRP requirements for assigned products
  • Participate in physical inventories
  • Maintain accuracy of serialized products in inventory locations

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Management, or related field is preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Planner/Scheduler in an electronics manufacturing environment
  • Minimum 3 years of current experience with a computerized ERP/MRP such as MYSIS or equivalent system
  • Experience with multi-plant and off-shore production planning
  • Self-starter with excellent time management skills, project management and ability to work independently once a task is clearly understood.
  • Demonstrates teaming skills and ability to work with various personalities and influence positive outcomes.
  • Ability to use logic and problem-solving tools to analyze or identify underlying principles, reasons or facts from data gathering and to draw conclusions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to details required
  • Exceptional organizational and time-management skills
  • Able to sit, stand and move around for long hours at a time

Work Environment 

This job operates in a clerical office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. 

Physical Demands

This is largely a sedentary role; however, some filing is required. This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand on a stool as necessary. 

EEO Statement

Company provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


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About the Company

BTC Power is the leading manufacturer of electric vehicle charging systems in North America. Supplying a variety of DC and AC product lines to those in the Oil & Gas, Fleet, OEM, CPO, Government and C-store Markets. BTC Power provides chargers and service in the North America, Canada, and EU markets.

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BTC Power, Inc.
1719 S. Grand Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705