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Kelly Services
Hillsboro, OR 97124
**Customer Job Title: Production Planner**

**Job Description:** The Planner is responsible for the material planning process to create integrated production schedules that meet production schedules and customer requirements. This role is responsible for planning, scheduling and tracking of work items; including material availability, change order scoping and resource loading within an SAP/MRP environment.

Performs planning, scheduling, coordinating and/or monitoring final approval of products through the complete production cycle.

Maintains the production materials inventory at optimal levels by identifying obsolete, slow moving and excess materials.

Maintains reorder points and quantities, drives inventory turns.

Manages inventory activities for finished goods, intermediate product, work in process and raw materials.

Works from customer requirements, engineering plans and production specifications to establish production schedules, material availability, and capacity requirements.

Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.

Resolves problems utilizing acquired knowledge & analytical abilities.

Notifies stakeholders of any late deliveries from sub-suppliers and works with purchasing on an appropriate recovery plan.

Verifies that the last parts due dates coincide with the production plan and customer requested ship date.

Conducts material planning information integrity and implementation to MRP/SAP system.

Maintains punctual, regular and predictable attendance and works collaboratively in a team environment with a spirit of cooperation.

Respectfully takes direction from the supervisor/ manager.

Other duties as assigned.


Education level:

Bachelors degree in a business or equivalent discipline.

Relevant Previous experience:

5 years minimum of material planning experience.

Knowledge areas/Skills

Thourough knowledge and understanding of theories of JIT, Kanban, Vendor managed Inventory and Lean Manufacturing.

CPIM or APIC training is preferred

Other requirements

Detail-oriented, organized and can adapt to changing environments.

Working experience with Microsoft Office PowerPoint and Excel.

Strong knowledge of MRP/ERP (preferably SAP) with a solid understand of discrete manufacturing, bills of material, product life-cycle management and supply chain operations.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to evaluate and analyze data to gauge its importance when making decisions.

Self-starter and effective time manager. Ability to prioritize tasks under pressure.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2021-09-01 Expires: 2021-10-02

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