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Production Planner

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
We have a Direct Hire opportunity for a Production Planner for our customer in San Diego!


**Job Summary**


We are looking for a qualified Value Stream Planner to coordinate and expedite production according to demand and quality standards. This position will ensure our products are produced on time for distribution. Applicant should be well versed in production procedures, well organized, and results-driven with great problem-solving skills. Advanced communication and computer skills are very useful for the role.


**Essential Functions**


+ Review and schedule product replenishments to meet the master production schedule and satisfy the manufacturing production targets.

+ Optimize material stocking levels for sell-by and expiration dates and take appropriate actions (retest, extend, use up) to minimize obsolescence/scrap.

+ Review ERP Reorder Point messages and/or MRP suggestions and take appropriate actions

+ Proficiency with performing strategic inventory calculations to optimize production capacity and Inventory levels.

+ Production Order Follow-up for on-time delivery of production requirements.

+ Prioritize and Expedite Production Orders

+ Track KPI metrics for planning group

+ Monitor Material Sell-by and Expiration Dating

+ Monitor inventory levels in ERP system to ensure that inventories are well stocked, and all products are updated.

+ Communicate timely responses to company departments/divisions in relation to emails, ETA requests, scheduling, work order information requests.

+ Coordinate production schedule with production departments.

+ Release and maintain Work Orders based Scheduling based on demand, capacity, and material availability for inventory targets.

+ Review ERP Reorder Point messages and/or MRP suggestions and take appropriate actions

+ Request material transfers when material is available

+ Work closely with Production, QC, Customer Service and Purchasing groups to ensure that production schedules are met, and inventory is stocked to meet customer orders.

+ Optimize material stocking levels for sell-by and expiration dates and take appropriate actions (retest, extend, use up) to minimize obsolescence/scrap.

+ Propose alternate activities to resolve Backorders.

+ Analyze, update and maintain complex spreadsheets. Generate reports and metrics.

+ Create and maintain documentation (SOPs, Forms, Checklists) to ensure all processes are documented

+ Ensures compliance with company and department policies, procedures, checklists.


We are looking for Candidates with iACT Competencies:


+ innovate: Be better, keep improving, be more efficient, creative, and be in the forefront of development

+ Aspire: Have desire, purpose, and ambition challenging ourselves to push the limits and reach new heights

+ Collaborate: Foster teamwork, common goals, selflessness, communication and mutual support

+ Transform: Adapt, learn, re-invent and change for future development and growth


**Minimum Qualifications**


+ **Education and Experience**

+ BA or equivalent work experience in the areas of: Business Administration, Science, Operations Supply Chain or related field.

+ 2 - 6 years Production Planning experience required, utilizing ERP/MRP systems


**Preferred Qualifications**


+ Prior experience working with products with expiration dating

+ Prior experience utilizing Microsoft Dynamics NAV

+ Prior experience handling multiple product lines with high volume and high mix of SKUs

+ Familiar with ISO or GMP regulatory compliance requirements

+ Prior experience in life science, biotechnology industry or process manufacturing industry

+ Ability to multi-task, work at a fast pace and handle a high-volume workload


If you, or someone you know, meets the job requirements, please apply today by sending your resume + motivation to elic654@kellyservices.com


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


Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier 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 in your career. It all adds up.


**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: 2021-06-11 Expires: 2021-07-12

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