Customer Service Representative
Oriskany, NY 13424
Junior Planner M-F 7am-330pm OT required as needed.
The Junior Planner provides manufacturing with a work schedule and ensures that all the resources needed to complete the schedule are available. The Jr. Planner works with the Planning Manager to monitor the progress of work through the company.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Schedule sales orders on a daily basis to meet or exceed lead time demands
Produce daily, an updated work schedule for manufacturing to meet sales order and stock level commitments
Produce reports reflecting the current schedule and stock levels daily
Define staging requirements and prioritize the staging of materials to support the manufacturing schedule
Coordinate with Engineering to support R&D projects and product improvements maintaining a consistent scheduling flow
Participate daily in status meetings to foster communication regarding priorities and challenges, and give daily direction to stay on target with plans
Communicate with Inventory Control to identify material adjustments to maintain inventory accuracy
Backup for the planning Coordinator and Planning Manager as needed.
Exceptional planning, organization and time management skills
Ability to manage complexity and resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple priorities
Pro-active and self-directed
Strong problem solving and analytical ability
Minimum 2 years planning in a manufacturing environment
Ability to work efficiently under pressure
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programs (Microsoft Excel is a must).
Ability to learn Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP software
Proficient communication skills (oral and written)
Pre Employment Drug Test Required