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Production Planner

Highland, IL 62249

Posted: 01/12/2023 Employment Type: contract Job Number: 25884 Pay Rate: 24-26/hr

Job Description

Opening with our client for a Production Planner. 

In this role, you will report directly to the Supply Chain Manager and you will be focused on analysis and the interpretation of a variety of reports related to manufacturing production plans and processes.


  • Responsible for translating the mechanical recommendations of Material Requirements Planning (MRP) into executable decisions
  • Inspect (MRP) recommendations and implement.
  • Approve acceptance or rejection of MRP recommendations.
  • Review various reports to determine validity of MRP recommendations based on material availability, inventory levels, lead times, etc. 
  • Communicate with production team to ensure on timely execution of the Plan orders
  • Interpret reports and execute appropriate activities to advance, delay or cancel previously scheduled materials.
  • Support PLM and Forecasting activities


  • Bachelor’s degree in related area
  • 1 year of analytic and organizational experience in support of planning activities
  • Experience in supply chain and manufacturing is a must (Knowledge of MRP)
  • Keen analytical, decision-making, and problem-solving skills 
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Proficient use of spreadsheet, presentation, database structures, business objects or similar reporting tool and operating system software
  • Working knowledge of SAP
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Production Planner - 25884

Additional Information

Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

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Mitali Banerjee

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