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Production Planning Manager

Elkhart, IN 46514

Employment Type: Permanent Hire Industry: Industry Job Number: 7873 Pay Rate: 75,000

Are you an experienced Production Planning Manager interested in a Direct Hire position in Elkhart, IN?  If you are looking to take your career in to the next step, keep reading!


In this role you will report to the Plant Manager and will manage the long term production plans and schedules based on resources, manufacturing capacity and sales trends.   


What’ s in it for you?
  • Competitive pay
  • Complete and comprehensive benefits package
  • Casual, laid back work environment!


What you will be doing?
  • Create production schedules while considering manufacturing capacities, changes in sales trends and cost data.
  • Manage small team of planners.
  • Making scheduling adjustments and set priorities when required.
  • Create long-term production plans based on sales forecasts, manufacturing capacities and costs – foresting out up to 1 year.
  • Use ERP system and manual systems for planning.
  • Coordinate with other departments to be proactive in reducing production delays and supporting the production schedule.


What you need for this position?
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Production Planning Manager in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must have experience doing long term forecasting (up to 1 year out).
  • Must have prior ERP planning system experience
  • Strong MS Office skills.
  • Strong analytical skills required
  • Team player, great attitude, motivated, positive, energetic
  • Able to pass a criminal background check



If you are a Production Planning Manager interested in a Direct Hire position, apply today!

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