Master Production Planner - Brookshire, TX

Date Posted: 08/04/2022

Equity Staffing has a new Master Production Planner opportunity available with a reputable and growing company in Brookshire! Company is a global producer and distributor of industrial/commercial water pump applications, and they are seeking candidates with advanced SAP knowledge/skills and 5+ years of production planning/scheduling experience for Manufacturing!

$80 - $90k based on experience + 10-20% annual bonus based on company performance!
Permanent hire position; competitive full suite of benefits offered!
100% onsite position, plant located in Brookshire, Tx

The Master Planner will be responsible for the scheduling of appropriate Production activities, analyzing, evaluating and calculating optimum inventory control elements, managing Stock Transport Orders between the branches, and acting as the primary Sales and branch interface. The Master Planner will collaborate with Sales and Production Control personnel. This position reports directly to the Supply Chain Manager and will operate daily out of the Brookshire, Texas facility.

Main Duties:

- Act as the primary interface between Sales and Production Control personnel. Facilitate sales orders and subsequent supply repositioning.
- Analyze the supply line and adjust all planning modifiers to facilitate the optimum demand signal to purchasing (Utilize APICS philosophies to properly calculate reorder points, economic order quantities, and safety stock levels).
- Attend and facilitate cross functional planning meetings.
- Timely generation of Production Orders for all Production order driven product lines to meet demands of MRS, MRP and final assembly schedule. Prioritize work to production floor.
- Review internal stock transfer requests for components and finished goods for branches; facilitate the completion of internal requisitions from stock.
- Partner with Buyers/Branch Personnel to maintain the optimum inventory levels, increase inventory turns and reduce the past due order backlog.
- Code all relevant fields within SAP for non-standard part number requests.
- Maintain all relevant fields within SAP for standard part numbers (safety stock, ROP, EOQ, etc.)
- Active participation in process improvement teams.
- Lead and train coworkers in responsibilities associated with the Planner role.
- Measure and control output to supervision as required by providing metrics.

Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree
- 5+ years of related Production Planning experience in a Manufacturing environment
- Professional Certificate such as APICS /CPIM desired.
- Strong knowledge of closed loop manufacturing principals and MRP theory.
- Analytical aptitude; ability to mathematically and statistically analyze and interpret data.
- Understanding/Familiarity with Lean manufacturing concepts.
- Advanced working knowledge of SAP.
- High level knowledge of MS Excel.
- Ability to communicate clearly and effective.
- Ability to problem solve complicated task in a timely manner.
- Effective capacity planning skills with in depth resource knowledge.
- Must be able to travel up to 10% if necessary.


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