Planner
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Job Description

Planner

MDC Precision is a world leader in delivering high-quality products to the research, semiconductor, aerospace, life sciences, and food processing sectors.

Our customers rely on us to provide the precision components that are required for the operation at the atomic scale. We enable innovation by bringing our expertise in vacuum science, ultrapure and ultra-hygienic materials fabrication, ceramic-to-metal sealing along with our design and manufacturing partnerships- all to enable science to change the world for the better.

Function & Responsibilities:

Compiles information and records to prepare purchase orders for procurement of raw material, goods, or services to support manufacturing, maintenance, or sales activities. Plans and prepares production schedules for the manufacture of high vacuum components.

Develop, revise and maintain production schedules to ensure timely shipments of all products as specified in the Master Schedule related to the specified product line(s)

Create and maintain all manufacturing work orders related to the specified product line(s)

Plans and schedules workflow for each department and operation according to previously established manufacturing sequences and lead times

Create, maintain, and revise "soft" manufacturing routings on an as-needed basis

Confers with department supervisors to determine the status of assigned projects

Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions

Prepares production reports

Assist in the creation of written procedures and ensure compliance as related to all production planning activities

Prepares purchase requisition to obtain materials, tools, and equipment related to assigned products line(s)

Performs other duties as assigned

Advises Customer Service Team on production lead times

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • High-stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Aggressive -- competitive and growth-oriented
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with a strong performance culture
  • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business management or related discipline, or a combination of education and related work experience
  • Five to seven years of experience in handling the responsibilities outlined above
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
  • Working knowledge of ERP software
  • Proficient in PC computer skills
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of personnel