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Carlsbad, CA

Salary: $60k to $65k DOE
Date Posted: April 20, 2018
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 289353

Job Description

PrideStaff has an IMMEDIATE position for a PLANNER for a manufacturing company in North County.

Direct hire!  Great benefits package!


  • Responsible for planning and scheduling of plant production for assigned company customers.
  • Follow up and liaison with Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality, Client Services and other departments as necessary to ensure company customer service levels are met.
  • Evaluates work center loading for capacity constraints and maximizing resources.
  • Interface with multiple departments throughout the company, Client Services, Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality, Warehouse/Shipping, R&D to obtain company goals for customer service and quality.
  • Reviews material requirements prior to the start of production; works with Purchasing and Quality to identify requirements for meeting production start dates.
  • Releases batch records to production; monitors progress through manufacturing operations to ensure shipment dates are met.
  • Reviews and balances manufacturing work center schedules within manufacturing guidelines.
  • Works with contract manufacturers to ensure accurate flow of materials to meet production schedules.
  • Point of Contact for coordinating fulfillment of all purchase orders; reviews material availability; coordinates shipment of product; ensures all required documents are provided.
  • Ensures minimal excess inventory of bulk and finished goods through monitoring of yields and coordinating with Client Services for customer approval to ship when excess product is produced.
  • Coordinates with R&D and Client Services for successful new product launch.
  • Participates in the Materials Review Board (MRB) to advise on impact manufacturing/shipping schedules.


  • 3 - 5 years planning experience in a multi-site, Batch manufacturing environment.
  • Associates degree or higher.
  • Scheduling experience.
  • Working knowledge of GMPs.
  • CPIM or recent course work towards completion preferred.
  • Experience with MPS/MRP/CRP preferably using BaaN IV or newer.