Job Description

Planner

Lancaster, TX

Diversified Sourcing Solutions is looking for a Planner for a manufacturing facility in Lancaster, Texas.  

Job Summary of the Planner:  

The Planner is responsible for planning/scheduling production and procurement of Envisions products.  Processes should be utilized which follow APICS best practices to achieve optimal asset utilization (equipment, inventory, staffing). Envisions is a new technology requiring fast paced, real time scheduling and flexibility.  Planner must work closely with Art Dept, Customer Service Rep (CSR), Shop Floor and Warehouse personnel to meet customer requirements.

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:

  • Plan all requirements for the Envisions product line to meet fast pace customer requirements.

  • Create a daily, updated production schedule and coordinate same with the Art dept, CSR, Shop Floor, Warehouse, etc.

  • Monitor to ensure production schedule is adhered to in the most efficient manner possible.

  • Serve as backup to CSR when this individual is on vacation, out sick, etc.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • APICS (CPIM ) certification is preferred.

  • Ability to interact and clearly communicate with other functional areas of the organization.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Good problem solver.

  • Well organized.

  • Multi-task and results oriented

Required:

  • At least five years of Scheduling/Planning in a manufacturing environment, or equivalent experience.

  • Prior experience working in a fast paced, team environment.

  • Experience with ERP systems (i.e. SAP, J.D. Edwards, IFS, Etc.)

  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel.

Education:

Associate or Bachelor college degree required with preference on a major in Logistics/Supply Chain.

Compensation for the Planner is $50,000-$55,000 DOE

 

If you meet the qualifications of this position, please apply today. www.mydssjobs.com

Diversified Sourcing Solutions is a national search firm that places top candidates with our top customers. We are an EEO Employer: Race, Color, Religion, National Origin, Sex, Disability, Age or any other classification protected by law.

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