199919 - Production Planner
Up to $38.86 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Production Planner for a contract opportunity in Stratford, CT.

Plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements. Coordinates material movement between warehouse/storeroom and production areas. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed. Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, contracts administration, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders.
Discretion/Latitude 1: Applies discretion and judgment to complete assignments of limited scope. Work is reviewed throughout the assignment.
Impact 1: Completes assignments requiring judgment and discretion. Failure to achieve results may affect schedules and programs.
Knowledge 1: Applies appropriate principles, theories, and concepts to complete assignments of limited scope. Limited knowledge of industry practices and standards.
Liaison 1: Contacts are primarily with immediate supervisor, and other personnel in the section or group.
Problem Solving 1: Develops solutions to assigned problems of limited scope.

3+ years of Production Planning
SAP experience preferred
Excel, Access and Outlook experience

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education.

4/10-1st Shift

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

Silmese Graves
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

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.