194249 - Production Planner
SC-South Carolina
Goose Creek
12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Production Planner for an opening in Goose Creek, SC.

o Constant communication with our suppliers and internal departments for determining where components and subcomponents are in the manufacturing process in order to meet the schedule due dates.
o Interaction with our vendors to ensure their on-time deliveries are met.
o Plan, analyze, and schedule the jobs orders in the facility.
o Review and monitor production schedules for most accurate results with consideration to capacity levels, efficiency, etc.
o Maintain spreadsheet with the daily, weekly, and monthly schedules by project.
o All other duties as assigned

o Requires a minimum of 3 years of production control experience or equivalent specialized training in scheduling control.
o Must have a thorough knowledge of production control processes and procedures in a fabrication setting.
o Good problem-solving skills in general and in math
o Ability to read and speak English
o Must have basic knowledge of the metric system
o Must have working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing
o Experience working in Microsoft Office
o Experience working in Microsoft Project preferred
o Must be a US citizen

Ability to travel out of state for training as needed

Ability to read, write and understand oral and written instructions, information gathered from meters, dials, calibrated scales, visual display units. Ability to receive and understand instructions via radio or phone. Ability to summarize verbal instructions.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to interpret bar graphs.

Requires analytical knowledge; ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret and enforce an extensive variety of legal and regulatory publications.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to stand, walk and sit. The associate is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds independently and maneuver up to 200 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Exposure is frequent to moving mechanical parts, airborne particles - eye protection is required, and fumes, machine vibration, and noisy conditions, high temperatures when in the production area; and an office setting.

Bachelor's degree (Accounting B.S. or B.A.) from four-year college or university; and/or three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


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

Emmanuel Morgan
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x239 or (800) 927-9318 x239

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.