Randstad Production Planner/Coordinator in Baldwin Park, California

Production Planner/Coordinator

job details:

  • location:Baldwin Park, CA

  • salary:$25 - $35 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, January 28, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_726295

  • questions:david.gonzales@randstadusa.com626-918-4600

job description

Production Planner/Coordinator

Do you thrive in a warehouse environment but prefer avoiding heavy machines? Are you skilled at keeping inventory and forecasting what material you may need in the future? We are hiring a Production Planner for

an industry leading aerospace company. The Production Planner/Scheduler will assist with the planning, scheduling and monitoring the movement of material through the production cycle. Will also coordinate the movement of materials through production with materials planning, procurement and supply chain staff.


  • Timely release of manufacturing documentation that provides instruction required to manufacture our products of the various shop functions. Documents include work order routers,material cut sheets, drawings and bill of materials, burnout templates, and other miscellaneous items.

  • Proactively identify potential production problems, develop solutions and implement them to resolve or prevent a problem.

  • Work with Purchasing to evaluate and consider make/buy decisions.

  • Work with Engineering to capture any released drawing revisions in both production and development programs and make any necessary changes to the Master BOM and any active Work Orders as directed.

  • Coordinate with Sales and Customer Service to ensure specific customer requirements are accurately captured on Work Orders and communicated and executed by the production team.

  • Responsible for developing the master production plan to satisfy customer demand while carrying minimum effective inventory.

  • Responsible for providing the plant with a monthly production plan consistent with the plant capacity and sales forecast.

  • Responsible for determining the desired inventory levels for finished goods, including safety stock levels.

  • The sales forecasts, new business opportunities, customer expectations, and internal supply constraints will be used to develop production plans, by month, for a rolling three-month period.

  • Strong collaboration with the Finance, Operations, Sales, Customer Service and Management will be critical to meeting business goals.

  • Create a rolling 3-month Master Production Plan for designated products.

  • Analyze and identify risks associated with the options built into the Master Production Plan, including manufacturing lead times.

  • Perform supply - demand analysis each quarter, highlighting areas of concern.

  • Make delivery commitments on products, which involve checking uncommitted material and availability of capacity.

Working hours: 6:00 AM - 2:30 AM


  • Excellent oral communication skills

  • Ability to read and interpret structural and mechanical drawings

  • Organizational and planning skills

  • Ability to analyze and interpret technical procedures for planning functions.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications- Word, Excel PowerPoint, Outlook

  • Displays and represents the organization with respect and professionalism

  • Safety focused and conscious

  • High level of Quality and Quantity of work


High School




  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in multi-level Planning/Scheduling that supports high mix low volume manufacturing

  • Prior experience in a Manufacturing/Production environment

  • Familiarity with machining, and assembly practices.

  • Experience with using industry standard manufacturing ERP systems; Profit Key preferred but not required

Click to apply or call 626 918 4600 (David) to discuss your qualifications and availability. We can interview virtually or in person today to have you ready to work next week.

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