Production Planning Engineer to join our manufacturing
Plant. The Planning Engineer will be
Responsible for managing the planning and
Coordination of materials required for
production and overall production planning.
The ideal candidate should have a strong
Understanding of manufacturing processes,
Excellent analytical skills, and the ability to
effectively communicate and collaborate
with various teams.
1. Materials Requirement Planning (MRP):
• Develop and execute materials requirement planning strategies to
ensure availability of required materials for production.
• Analyze production schedules, sales forecasts, and inventory levels to determine accurate material requirements.
• Collaborate with procurement and logistics teams to monitor and manage inventory levels, ensuring optimal stock levels are maintained.
•Coordinate with suppliers to ensure timely delivery of materials
and resolve any potential shortages or delays.
2. Production Planning:
• Develop production plans and schedules based on sales forecasts,
customer orders, and available resources.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including production, engineering, and quality assurance, to ensure production plans are
aligned with overall objectives.
• Monitor production progress and identify potential bottlenecks or
issues that may impact production schedules.
• Implement strategies to optimize production efficiency, minimize
downtime, and reduce costs while maintaining quality standards.
3. Data Analysis and Reporting:
• Collect and analyze data related to production, material consumption,and inventory levels to identify trends, patterns, and areas for improvement.
• Prepare regular reports and dashboards to provide insights on
production performance, material Usage and inventory management.
• Make data-driven recommendations
For process improvements, cost Reduction and inventory Optimization.
4. Continuous Improvement:
• Continuously evaluate and improve planning processes and systems to Enhance efficiency and accuracy.
• Collaborate with cross-functional Teams to implement lean
Manufacturing principles and Optimize production flows.
• Participate in continuous Improvement initiatives and contribute ideas to drive operational excellence.
• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Industrial Management, or a related field.
• Proven experience as a Planning Engineer or similar role in a
Strong knowledge of materials requirement planning (MRP) concepts and production planning techniques. • Proficient in using planning and ERPSoftware systems.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Strong attention to detail and ability to work with complex data.
• Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with cross-functional teams. Ability to work in a fast-paced
Environment and manage multiple priorities.
• Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies is a plus.
This is a challenging role that requires a proactive and organized individual who can effectively manage planning processes and
ensure smooth material flow for production.If you are a self-motivated professional with a passion for optimizing manufacturing
operations, we would love to hear from you.