18 days old

Planner II

Kelly Services
Memphis, TN 38111
Planner II


Till end of Dec w2 contract



Reports to Manager of Planning with primary responsibilities including establishing and controlling production schedules to include expediting production orders to finished goods inventory to fulfill customer requirements.

- Plans orders to support Master Production Schedule. Interacts with Marketing, MIS, Strategic Planning, Engineering, Quality and Production to maximize labor & material utilization.

- Also coordinates inventory management activities.

- Good written and oral communication skills are a must.

- Must demonstrate leadership and organizational skills.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1. Prepares schedules and ensures timely completion of production orders for manufacturing processes to support the master schedule.

2. Identifies raw material and component requirements for production from engineering and production spec. Assures clear to start (all material available) readiness for all production order generation.

3. Maintains contact with manufacturing teams, Forecasting/Supply Planning; and potentially - marketing product management, Legal, Regulatory Affairs

4. Prepares production planning reports as required.

5 .Performs Capacity Planning for resource/shifts/equipment/shutdowns; reviews capacity loads identifying manufacturing constraints.

6. Reviews and maintains master data integrity of assigned product lines.


OTHER FUNCTIONS these are non-essential job duties and responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor:

1. Interacts with Manufacturing Teams Engineering.

2. Assists in EDCN process and initiates changes as required.

3. Performs special assignments as required.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Education Bachelors Degree (4 years of relevant experience may be substituted for Bachelors Degree). High school diploma minimum. Some college background with professional recognition (APICS certification) is desirable. Experience Two - Three years (2-3 years) production planning is desirable. MRP experience desirable.

PROFICIENT PC expertise required. (experience w/ SAP preferred, not required)

ADDITIONAL: Mon-Fri: 8-5 or 7-4 (some flexibility) ON SITE

* exceptional Covid protocols in place: plexiglass, social distancing, temperature


* Strong communication skills needed: will be interacting with production and

management personnel

DURATION: At least 6 months

**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: 2021-05-31 Expires: 2021-07-01

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