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The Responsibilities of a Production Planner are
● Determining human resources, equipment and raw materials needed to cover production demand ● Ensure efficient and maximum performance ● Coordinating production workflow for a single or multiple products
Job brief of a Production Planner
We are looking for a qualified and well-experienced Production Planner who can organize production according to demand and quality standards. The ideal candidate will be the one who ensures that our goods are produced on time for distribution.
A production planner should be well-versed in production procedures and should know the ways to optimize them with a results-driven and problem-solving attitude. The main goal is to steadily forge long-term relationships to secure progressive revenues and growth for the company.
Responsibilities of a Production Planner
Should coordinate production workflow for one or multiple products
Ensure organized paperwork
Strategize and prioritize operations that provide maximum performance and minimum delay
Ensure address of issues as and when they arise aiming for minimum disruption
Assign production productions to the workers
Collaborate and coordinate with quality control, warehouse, and other teams
Ensure scheduling shifts according to the production needs
Prepare and submit status and performance reports thus should know report writing
Should determine human resources, equipment and raw materials required to fill in production demand
Ensure obtaining output information like the number of finished products, the percentage of defectives, etc.
Requirements of a Production Planner
The ideal candidate must have proven work experience as a production planner
A High school diploma or equivalent qualification
Further education or verified certification is preferable
Great interpersonal communication skills
Expertise in MRP II (Manufacturing Resource planning)
Good mathematical and statistical abilities
In-depth knowledge of production planning and quality control principles
Strong organizational skills
Must possess a working knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems
Strong problem-solving skills
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