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Production Planner

Kelly Services
Carol Stream, IL 60188
Production Planner

6 month Temp-to-hire (possible direct hire)

Benefits? Eligible

Location: Carol Stream, IL

Company: NTA Precision Axle


Assists in the production of quality parts by scheduling production that converts customer orders into finished products on a timely basis. In addition, the incumbent will perform Cycle Counting to ensure inventory accuracy, as well as to manage production capacity.


Develop and communicate monthly, weekly and daily manufacturing schedule to ensure 100% on time delivery of customers demand.

Manage details of production schedule to maximize productivity of manufacturing and shipping departments.

Resolve scheduling conflicts and prioritize customer requirements.

Manage inventory levels of finished goods to minimize costs and maximize cash flow while satisfying customer requirements.

Design, establish and manage appropriate strategies, business tools, processes and systems for effective and efficient demand planning, production planning and control, material requirements planning and inventory management and shop floor control

Lead production planning meetings to ensure seamless communication between all functional areas.

Design and implement information systems (with IT support) to optimize supply chain planning and management control.

Work with suppliers / customers to develop supplier delivery schedules and manage materials delivery to ensure key materials are available to meet production requirements.


A four year degree preferably in Supply Chain Management

At least three years of previous experience in scheduling production in a manufacturing environment

Experience developing Bills of Materials

Strong proficiency in using ERP systems and Excel

APICS certification a plus


Primarily sedentary, able to use computer, must be able to do some walking in a manufacturing facility

Order Notes:

Standard business first shift hours with flexibility.

Scheduling production, managing inventory - must be able to walk around manufacturing floor.

Interview process will be one and done on-site interview.

Specialty: Engineering

Practice: Mobility

**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: 2021-06-07 Expires: 2021-07-08

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