Production Planner I Wanted at Marelli

Are you looking for a place to contribute your knowledge and skills with ability to build a strong future? CalsonicKansei is a tier one automotive supplier located in Middle TN and all over the world. We are a strong believer of promoting from within. Join our team, and become a part of something big!
  • Competitive starting pay and benefit package
  • Paid time off
  • 401k match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Bonus and Merit programs
  • Endless opportunity!
  • Holiday Pay
General Summary
Under general supervision, this position is responsible for setting and changing production schedules to maximize output and assure finished good availability to meet shipping schedules. Develops material requirement plan and follows flow of materials and components from order through receipt, production, inspection, and shipping. Keep track of all invoices and match to po for payment.
  • Orders raw materials for daily rack production.
  • Monitors material requirement per a safety stock.
  • Manages and orders all of MRO stock for Rack side
Essential Accountabilities
  • Plans and schedules manufacturing work areas ensuring parts are produced in a timely manner to meet customer shipments.
  • Monitors material requirement plan (MRP) to ensure component availability.
  • Monitors master production schedule (MPS) to ensure customer demands are met.
  • Maintain established safety stock levels on components as well as finished goods.
  • Communicate with Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Process Engineering, customer service, suppliers, sales, purchasing, QA and shipping and receiving departments to meet customer needs.
  • Support and track design changes until first shipment to customer.
  • Attend meetings as required and support launch of new products.
  • Expedite parts and material delivery as needed.
  • Communicates frequently with internal and external contacts on various issues.
  • Phase in / phase out control of design change and NPL with suppliers, customers and in-plant to keep obsolete inventory at zero.
  • Monitor and adjust past dues on daily volumes.
  • Support and track inventory issues to resolve errors.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • The above typical duties are characteristic of this job and demonstrate a level of difficulty and are not intended to list or limit the duties that may be required or assigned to an employee in this classification.

    This work is performed in a general manufacturing and office environment.