Production Planner

Saltsburg, PA 15681

Posted: 11/30/2018 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Supply Chain Job Number: 17450
Production Planner opening with our industrial client.

Pay Rate:  15/hr

In this role, you are responsible for ensuring that material, supplies, and equipment meet minimum requirement for the monthly shipping schedule.

Essential Functions

  • Coordinate production workflow for one or multiple products
  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay
  • Determine manpower, equipment and raw materials needed to cover production demand
  • Assign workers and other staff to particular production operations
  • Schedule shift according to production needs
  • Monitor jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget
  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption
  • Obtain output information (number of finished products, percentage of defectives etc.)
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports
  • Keep paperwork organized
  • Collaborate with quality control, warehouse and other staff


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or Management, Supply Chain, Logistics or related field preferred
  • APICS Certification preferred
  • High school Diploma required
  • At least 2 years experience as a production planner or similar role
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems
  • Good at math and statistics
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication abilities

Production Planner - 17450


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.

Sarah Latzo

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