194131 - Production Support Specialist
Up to $26.32 DOE
6 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Production Planner for an opening in Franklin, VA.

Manages production scheduling; creates and revises production orders based on demand, schedule changes or downtime; supports the S&OP process as needed

Enters and maintains production orders in SAP, which includes maintaining accurate finished product records and prompt resolution of discrepancies

Resolves inventory issues inhibiting shipping movements in SAP, contact with KOP as needed

Provides open order report and communicates changes to Franklin team

Oversees cycle counts of raw materials, intermediates, packaging and finished goods; investigates discrepancies - works with Production Superintendent and finance on reconciliation.

Issues and monitors POs for raw materials, packaging (including labels), wastewater and projects

Coordinates customer order priority during low inventory periods with Demand Manager

Maintains daily interface with customer service to provide inventory, shipping and scheduling information

Supports customer order problems and communication with Customer Service to correct as needed

Purchases and maintains plant and production supplies; researches and implements cost savings

Tracks open / pending deliveries; expedites as required

Supports shipper with product shipment needs; creates manual bills of lading / COAs as needed (investigating why manual transactions are done)

Provides Quality / ISO support for LIMS and COAs and information to HES Manager for REED reporting.

Provides accounts payable support for invoice reconciliation

Provides data into periodic scorecards as necessary for communications to plant teams

Supports miscellaneous administrative business needs and assists with audits

3-7 years exp. in manufacturing logistics (chemical experience preferred)

Strong skills in MS office; working knowledge of SAP

Excellent organizational and communication skills

Bachelor's degree


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.