Insight Enterprises, Inc. Hanover Park , IL 60133
Hanover Park, IL, US
Requisition Number: 67343
Basic Function of Job
The Production Planner will be responsible for preparing and maintaining the production schedule based on lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders. Ensures that the production department has all the raw materials they need in order to fulfill the production schedule.
Analyzes distribution and production capacities and performs mathematical calculations to determine production schedule is attainable
Plans and schedules floor for each operation according to routings sequences and lead times
Adjusts production schedule as needed to meet customer expectations
Update ship schedules based on job status and shortages of manufactured and purchased parts
Release job orders to the shop floor and track inventory usage
Complete production reports on orders, inventory levels and forecast weekly and month levels of shipments
Meets with production supervisors to determine status of schedule / projects
Ensures production plan supports sales plan and inventory targets (lead times, lot sizes, safety stock, etc.)
Participate in Department/Production specific projects
Communicate concerns regarding manufacturing performance issues as necessary
Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced ever changing environment
Follow safety rules and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition
Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor
3 years' experience in production planning, production scheduling and inventory planning and Bachelor's degree or 7 years' experience in production planning, production scheduling and inventory planning
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, peers, and customers
Strong analytical skills, process oriented and ability to develop actionable plans
Ability to identify issues and take corrective/preventative actions
Establish and maintain collaborative working relationships with others related to learning, problem solving, back-up support and fostering team support
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and email programs
Must demonstrate flexibility to changing priorities, deadlines, demands and assignments as needed.
Value added skills
An understanding of lean-manufacturing principles
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Insight's success begins with our people making meaningful connections every day. Our culture lives in our teammates. Insight is looking for great people who will embrace our values of Hunger, Heart and Harmony. Hunger to create new opportunities for our clients. Heart to make a positive impact in people's lives. Harmony to celebrate each other's unique contributions to bring solutions to clients.
Join our team as we work to deliver the best solutions through Intelligent Technology Solutions, the new IT.
Global technology provider of IT hardware, software and service solutions
Fortune 500 company founded in 1988 with clients around the globe
$5.5 billion in revenue for 2016
6,400+ teammates worldwide
2017 Arizona's Most Admired Companies (AZ Business Magazine), 2016 Best Places to Work (Phoenix Business Journal)
2017 Dell EMC Titanium Black Partner, 2016 HP US Personal Systems Reseller of the Year, 2016 Cisco Gold Certification in North America, Microsoft's largest global partner
Today's talent leads tomorrow's success. Learn about careers at Insight: jobs.insight.com.
Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.
Posting Notes: Hanover Park || Illinois (US-IL) || United States (US) || None || None || US - Hanover Park, IL; US - Tempe, AZ ||
Nearest Major Market: Chicago
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