Track shortages and run shortage meetings with procurement team. Track material shortage using Excel for work-orders, Kits, sub-assemblies & whole tool based on bill-of-material or drawings or configuration. Highlight to management critical part shortages that will jeopardize ship schedule.
Create and release work orders based on bill-of-materials and configuration. Close work orders after sub-assemblies, assemblies and integration are complete.
Create and release sale orders. Understand system configuration, selection and options for each product.
Maintain materials, parts and bill of materials, ensuring bill of material supports efficient material flow and is aligned with assembly process.
Planner must understand manufacturing capacity and allocate as required to meet build plan commitments. Expedites and reschedules open purchase orders to suit production-planning requirements
Must understand & execute material requirements planning (MRP), capacity planning and other advanced material planning needs
Must coordinate on daily basis the efficient movement of materials with purchasing, ware-house, production and engineering.
Coordinates and expedites flow of materials, parts, and assemblies between departments, according to manufacturing schedules or priorities, and compiles and maintains manual or computerized records
Effectively communicate and report material status, issues, and highlights
Prioritize Work Orders and program needs against overall company program needs
Update Work Orders based on Engineering Change Orders (ECOs)
Actively involved on material review board (MRB)/purge or part quality rejection process and examines material delivered to production departments to verify conformance to specifications
Support and improve New Product Introduction (NPI) material process for development programs and new projects
As a team player: Own the Big Picture … and do whatever is required to make the company successful
10-15years related experience, preferably with large scale machine assembly of printing, solar or semi-conductor type equipment
Strong leadership skills, with excellent communication skills and 10-15years of production planning & control, materials planning and logistics experience
Working computer literacy using an ERP system, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), spreadsheet and production control and work order procedures are required
Must have experience in rescheduling, canceling, opening and closing work orders per MRP. Reviews work order variances for settling financeaudits & COGS analysis
Must be experienced in understanding product structures, configurations and bill-of-material and parts specification
Must of experience in creating metrics for production demands, tracking part shortages, open PO’s, track due dates and inventoryreports
Strong analytical skills are a must.
Ability to work under pressure and very tight timelines
Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal