Eaton's Electrical Division is seeking a Planner to join our first shift team. This position will be based at our brand new El Paso, TX facility.
The Planner will be responsible for the procurement, pull, flow, expediting of material and identification and resolution of materials issues and shortages within the plant consistent with operating objectives. Works with Buyers, Staggers, Steel Clerks, Assembly Technicians, production, and suppliers to assure the effective operation of the Kanban and AML system. Assist in implementing ELS (Lean Manufacturing) techniques throughout the plant and division as required.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It's where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potentialand where you can help us reach ours.
In this function you will:
Maintain a high level of responsiveness to our internal and external customers
Purchase Kanban and AML material via MRP through MAPICS and AS400, including material purchases for the CMSC's
Interpret data to make the right purchasing or planning decisions
Expedite materials with suppliers to improve dates to meet customer needs, via email, Vista, and phone
Submit and resolve Change Management Workflows
Resolve invoice holds within 30 days
Review MCC schedule and provide updates in production meetings
Maintain the Kanban system: order sizing, stock levels, part set up, part deletion
Proactively manage potential material shortages via MATSYNC (PO past dues, PO critical overdues, PO no promise dates, PO review)
Conduct 5s and lean activities
Perform other duties as assigned
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we as individuals and as a company are stronger.
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
Minimum of 3 years manufacturing experience OR possess a completed degree in business or a related field
No relocation is provided for this position, only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the El Paso, TX facility will be considered. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation
Must be legally authorized to work in the US on an ongoing basis without company sponsorship
Previous supply chain related experience in a manufacturing environment
Possess basic knowledge of electrical controls
Experience working with MAPICS systems, Inventory Transactions, and Kanban System.
Strong organizational, planning, and communication skills
Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain
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