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Production Planners are in charge of optimizing production and distribution processes in a factory. These experts use their supply chain management expertise and complete tasks such as monitoring production rates, checking inventories, networking with suppliers, and identifying means of improving efficiency. A well-written resume sample for the job mentions skills like analytical thinking, communication, attention to details, and networking. Some Production Planner resumes mention a college degree, although formal education is not mandatory and candidates with a high school diploma are accepted as well.

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Production Planner

Run MRP to capture new orders and release jobs to the production line according to request date.

  • Created, maintained, and constantly updated production schedules.
  • Gathered same type of products for better utilization of time and productivity.
  • Increased production efficiency so as to eliminate customer dissatisfaction with insufficient inventory.
  • Created safety stock on hand for critical items considering cost and lead-time.
  • Analyzed and researched various products to develop production schedules and ensure constant credibility with customers.
  • Coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials within or between departments according to production schedule.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
12

Production Planner

Designed and implemented a new backflush system to reduce paperwork.

  • Prioritized work schedules and delegated assignments resulting in lowering inventory levels from 111 days to 58 days.
  • Modified inventory levels as required and created safety stocks and minimum order quantities for designated areas.
  • Coordinated arrival of components with purchasing and receiving departments and expedited orders to insure timely delivery to clients.
  • Team member in multiple Kaizens that eliminated waste and reduced inventory.
  • Evaluated MRP daily and schedule production based on backlog demand.
  • Elected parts for outside processing and scheduled on excel spreadsheet sent to vendor outlining due dates.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
13

Production Planner

Managed production schedules to ensure supply and demand were balanced at all times. Key player in leading the action of unplanned demand, forecasting shortfalls, production and inventory changes and allowing accurate and up to date information.

  • Main focal point between customer service and manufacturing to ensure that promised orders in system aligned with our capacities.
  • Per sales order, setup work orders and prepared all necessary paperwork (i.e. folders, drawings, pick sheets) for QA to review before submitting to production.
  • Maintained production schedules to generate requirements for manufactured and purchase parts while ensuring inventory levels were maintained.
  • Reviewed sales order requests and provided realistic promise date quotes to customer service before promising order date deliveries.
  • Responsible for planning, coordinating and setting the weekly production schedule for 346 phenolizer product line.
  • Served as the primary point of contact during manager's absence.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Agriculture Business
14

Purchasing Agent / Production Planner

Entered and maintained all item master, bill of materials and router records in TCM and Global Shop MRP system.

  • Responsible for purchasing material for multiple, long term government contracts.
  • Established vendor contacts, and negotiated terms for completing contract.
  • Maintained inventory, and vendor files to comply with ISO 2001-9000 requirements.
  • Generated shop orders, purchase orders, material requisition reports, maintained labor schedules.
  • Assisted in warehouse, inventory control, shipping & receiving, as needed.
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
15

Production Planner

Production planner for [company name], a company specializing in decals, labels, and overlays in the graphics industry.

  • Oversaw various aspects of the production process, including creating and updating job tickets that display the chronological operations involved in adapting and manipulating the product.
  • Utilized Syteline, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.
  • Managed inventory - completed cycle counts ensuring that the data entered in Syteline matched the physical stock on hand.
  • Calculated scrap rates within Microsoft Excel.
  • Maintained the upkeep and organization of filing cabinets containing thousands of job folders.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Business Management
16

Production Planner

Responsible for planning $100 million in sales with new acquisition of European based Ella's Kitchen organic baby food pouch business.

  • Planned production for $75 Million in sales for the Hain Earth's Best pouch division
  • Executed monthly production plans for 2 company owned manufacturing sites and 7 co-packers
  • Part of bi-weekly business plan meetings with Planning, Marketing, Sales and R&D
  • Introduced weekly Production calls with manufacturing facilities
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Business Management

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