The Production Planner acts as a key person to plan and prepare production schedules, coordinate the receipt of materials and shipments of finished products, in collaboration with their peers, in order to promote a continuous flow of operations.
Receive customer order (EDI and emails) and update SAP to reflect customer needs in real time;
Analyze material needs (MRP function in SAP), produce the supply schedule and subcontracting, and the supply requirements to Purchasing department;
Analyze production needs and establish the production schedule according to equipment, deadlines and human resources;
Generate work orders;
Produce shipping lists;
Perform inventory adjustments for raw materials and finished products;
Work in close collaboration with the Production Supervisor, and Shipping and Purchasing department personnel.
Participate actively in production meetings;
Want to be actively involved in the growth and success of the business;
Good understanding of organizational issues;
Important interpersonal qualities (integrity, teamwork and customer focus);
Ability to manage priorities, be organized and structured, all with minimal supervision;
Excellent analytical skills and solution-oriented approach to ensure compliance with our commitments;
Ability to manage several files at the same time (multitasking), to be autonomous and to show initiative;
Demonstrate professionalism and a critical sense in order to question ways of doing things.
Skills We Are Looking For
University degree in Production and Operations Management or equivalent experience;
3-5 years of experience in a similar role;
Basic understanding of manufacturing processes;
Very good computer skills (Excel, Outlook);
Good written and oral communication skills;
Experience in the manufacturing industry (asset);
Experience with LISA and SAP systems (asset).
What We Offer
The possibility of forging this position to your color and your abilities; to actively contribute to our progress in the market; to maneuver in our culture of solutions in order to serve our customers quickly and well;
Workplace: 175 rue Saint-Lambert Sherbrooke (Qc) J1C 0N8;
Work schedule: 40 hours, daytime and flexible;
Competitive annual salary based on years of experience;
3 weeks vacation
Group insurance and telemedicine service;
Paid leave during the holiday season closure (7 days);
Proximity to employees and mangers;
Type of position
Our estimating team is eager to respond to requests for quotes accurately and in a short time.