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Production Planner

Kelly Services
Atlanta, GA 30309
**We are hiring a Production Planner for a DIRECT HIRE Opportunity!**

**Lets figure out whats next together.** If you ask us, this job looks pretty great. Kelly Professional & Industrial is looking for a **Production Planner** to work at a Global Manufacturing Company specializing in Plastic Injection Molding for bottling.

Sound good? Take a closer look below at the details.


**Pay Rate**

+ Pay-$60-65K


+ 1st Shift: 8:00am 4:00pm (Monday-Friday), some weekends occasionally but rare


+ Medical plan options with BC/BS which include pharmacy PPO, HRA and HAS

+ Flexible Spending Account

+ Dental Insurance

+ 2 Vision plan options

+ Short-Term Disability Company Paid

+ Long-Term Disability Company Paid

+ Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Company Paid

+ Supplemental Life options for employee, spouse, and children

+ Voluntary Benefits Hospital Indemnity, Accident (non-work related), Critical Illness, Identity Theft Protection, Legal Services and Pet Insurance

+ 401(k) Plan 100% match on the first 3 percent and 50% on the next 2 percent

+ Employee Stock Purchase Plan

+ Partnering for Performance (like Profit Sharing)

+ Paid Time Off

+ Adoption Assistance

+ Life Works Employee Assistance Program

+ Health Advocate

+ Tuition Reimbursement

**Why you should apply to be a Production Technician:**

+ DIRECT HIRE opportunity w/ benefits included!

+ Supportive culture & dedication to work-life balance

+ Commitment to health and safety

**How will you contribute? Youll be:**

+ Leads the site materials operations for purchasing / planning or segments as assigned. Develops and implements materials strategies. Develops and maintains site production/operational plan and schedule. Monitors and continually improves processes and performance metrics. Resolves materials supply issues. Acts as main customer and vendor contact on materials related issues.

+ Review customer orders throughout the day and provide confirmed lead-times to Plant Manager.

+ Provide feedback about any product capability questions.

+ Offer information about inventory position and the availability to service orders.

+ Supply updates on order status and order tracking.

+ Acts as main customer and vendor interface on all materials issues. Develops and coordinates the quoting process and/or demand management process.

+ Adhere to all safety and health rules and regulations associated with this position and as directed by supervisor.

+ Create and communicate daily manufacturing production schedule to the production teams in both facilities.

+ Develop all material planning and production planning activities to support the goals of the department, site, and assigned market segment.

+ Responsible for all day-to-day activities pertaining to the operational plan for the site

+ Develops and coordinates the implementation of strategic materials initiatives.

+ Monitors and continually improves sites processes and ensure efforts put forth by site meet or exceed the objectives and performance metrics.

+ Investigates reasons for any materials-related line down situation. Ensures the accuracy of critical data within the ERP system

+ Optimize production schedule to maximize efficiency of the operations team.

+ Assist Plant Manager in creation of monthly production plan.

+ Lead daily production schedule meeting with the Plant Manager

+ Acts as main customer and vendor interface on all materials issues. Develops and coordinates the quoting process and/or demand management process.

+ Adhere to all safety and health rules and regulations associated with this position and as directed by supervisor

+ Work with Plant Manager to establish and continually update work cell production rates.

+ Interact daily with the Strategic Sourcing Manager and each facility's Supply Chain Lead to ensure required raw materials and finished goods are present to ensure order on-time shipment.

+ Ensure accurate and reliable communication takes place between the production teams and the customer service team regarding open order status, estimated completion times, and current back log (lead time).

+ Assist in daily reviews of new orders to ensure raw material inventory availability.

+ Support and participate in annual physical inventory.

+ Communicate new custom manufacturing/outside processing orders to each facility's Supply Chain Lead.

+ Support new product development through the planning process of newly manufactured items.

**Software Skills**

+ ERP key end user and resource (Navision, BPCS, SAP)

+ Create new item numbers for Raw Materials and Finished Goods as well as associated BOM and routings.

+ APICS certification preferred

+ Use Microsoft Office to support supply chain and manufacturing needs and communication.

**Your Key Qualifications as a Production Planner**

+ Bachelors Degree required Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience equivalent and 3 to 5 years related Supply Chain experience related to Materials Purchasing and Production Planning

+ APICS certification preferred.

+ Thorough knowledge of SAP (PP/PU modules)

+ Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, policy and procedure documents.

+ Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

+ Availability for off -hours calls

+ Ability to work well under pressure, manage competing demands and meet tight deadlines with strong follow through

+ Extensive budget management experience, forecasting and financial planning

+ Skilled in managing projects and cross-functional teams with a broad range of engineering and technical disciplines

+ Broad experience with manufacturing and planning systems and methodologies

+ Detail oriented with strong record-keeping and organizational skills

+ Availability for off-hours calls

+ Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from peers, managers, vendors, and customers.

+ Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, percentages.

+ Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

+ Advanced PC skills.

+ Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

+ Proficient Verbal and Written English.

**What happens next?**

Once you apply, youll proceed to next steps if your skills and experience look like a good fit. But dont worryeven if this position doesnt work out, youre still in our network. That means all of our recruiters will have access to your profile, expanding your opportunities even more.

Helping you discover whats next in your career is what were all about, so lets get to work.

**Apply to today!**

**Get a complete career fit with Kelly** **** **.**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our staffing experts connect you with top companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in your career.

**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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-05 Expires: 2022-10-06

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