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Production Planner

Company: Saint-Gobain
Location: Clearwater
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

At Saint-Gobain we design, manufacture and distribute materials which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. Join our innovative, passionate and entrepreneurial community to improve the world of tomorrow with us. Saint-Gobains innovations touch almost every major industry around the world. Within its Life Sciences division, teams are solving critical problems for customers who are getting life-saving medical devices to the frontlines of healthcare, discovering essential medications, and nourishing and connecting the world through consumer, industrial and electronics applications. As one of the worlds leading producers of high-performance polymer products, we improve lives by making simple experiences better and being there in lifes critical moments. Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, weve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones. With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths. Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, youre empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality. Invent yoursel f at Saint-Gobain Life Sciences; and together, well create a better life. If you want to reshape the world and discover your greatest potential, Saint-Gobain provides one-of-a-kind opportunities for innovative problem solvers. We're one of only two companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator, but Saint-Gobain's remarkable story and culture of innovation begins with a team of nearly 200,000 creative, diverse and passionate team members collaborating across the globe. We are committed to our mission to improve lives because, every day, we witness the enormous impact of our efforts on the world around us. Job Summary Position is responsible for the scheduling and planning of the work orders for manufacturing operations, accountable for the development, maintenance and execution of the production schedule. The incumbent works closely with plant supervision and team members to monitor material, equipment, machine and personnel resources. Assists in the manufacturing, implementation, efficiency, and effectiveness of new and existing products. Ensures production demands are met while maintaining a safe workplace for employees. Responsible for leading the coordination of varied multiple activities to ensure the production of high performance products with the quality, delivery, and cost to meet customers requirements. Role Summary He/she identifies constraints, confirm and schedule new orders to most effectively utilize plant resource. He/she provides feedback to supervision on changes or events that effect the production environment, maintains the production schedule to reflect change, and recommends actions relative to lead times. The objectives of this position are based on continuous improvements in on-time delivery, inventory turns, cycle time reduction and cost avoidance. Strict adherence and a commitment carrying out the Corporate and/or local policies, rules, and regulations in these areas is required. An employee in this position must focus on customers' expectations and strive for continuous improvement resulting in improved results for themselves, customers, and other employees. Essential Functions Develop, track and continuously improve machine schedules for operations. Analyze, determine usage, and release materials to meet production schedules, customer deadlines, and inventory goals.
Coordinate, expedite, schedule changes, and expedite jobs as required.
Maintain raw material, WIP, and Finished Goods inventories to be appropriately responsive to Sales and Work Orders within turn objectives and dollar levels.
Support forecasting activity by participating in forecast review meetings and provide feedback to supervisor as required.
Lead Capacity planning activities to ensure meeting customer requirements including monthly reports to Supply Chain.
Lead, coordinate and schedule shipments of WIP between buildings Scheduling and coordinating WIP to outside vendors for further processing.
Interfaces with Customer Service and Production on customer requirements, production and shipping capabilities.
Planning and coordination of daily production schedules and acknowledgement/confirmation of customer orders.
Responsible for and materials and production machine and labor allocation Develop new tools or implementation of new software to improve planning tools, maximize production performance, increase output and reduce set-up changes.
Develop metrics to track production adherence and compliance to Plan including machine downtime and capacity to an item number level.
Other duties as requested / required by manager. Required Qualifications Bachelors degree in supply chain or operations management, applicable experience may be considered in lieu of a formal degree, is required. APICS certification preferred. (CPIM or CSCP) Masters Degree in Engineering, Business, Logistics, Supply Chain or Related Field is preferred Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

Keywords: Saint-Gobain, Clearwater , Production Planner, Other , Clearwater, Florida

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