Project Planner (Manufacturing)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Position Summary:   The Project Planner will establish, coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials for their assigned business unit to ensure on-time delivery to all customer requirements.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Reviewing and distributing production, work, and shipment schedules as per the MRP system prompts and analytical judgment
  • Conferring with purchasing, engineering, customer service, program managers, quality, and the manufacturing department to determine progress of work and completion dates
  • Compiling reports on progress of work, inventory levels, costs, and production problems
  • Compiling information such as production rates and progress, materials inventories, materials used, and customer information so that status reports can be completed
  • Revising production schedules when required due to design changes, backlogs, or other interruptions; collaborating with management, production, and engineering
  • Managing planning for new product releases
  • Interfacing as required with purchasing to ensure that orders are placed on time and to ensure on-dock date required by the system to support production
  • Performing other duties as assigned

Job Qualification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Strong MS Office and in particular Microsoft Excel skills
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package and excellent advancement opportunity.

Arkwin is an EEO employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran