Production Planner/Scheduler

Indianapolis, IN
Salary: $15.00 to $16.00 /hour

Pro Talent Group is looking for an experienced and computer savvy Production Planner/Scheduler to help organize production according to demand and quality standards. You will be the one to ensure our goods are produced on time for distribution in a profitable manner.

This is an immediate temp-to-hire position with a client our ours on the east side of Indianapolis!

  • Position: Production Planner/Scheduler
  • Location: east side of Indianapolis
  • Pay: $15-16 /hr.
  • Shift: M-F from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

Production Planner/Scheduler Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate production workflow for one or multiple products;
  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay;
  • Determine manpower, equipment and raw materials needed to cover production demand;
  • Assign workers and other staff to particular production operations;
  • Schedule shift according to production needs;
  • Monitor jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget;
  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption;
  • Obtain output information (number of finished products, percentage of defectives etc.);
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports;
  • Keep paperwork organized;
  • Collaborate with quality control, warehouse and other staff.

Production Planner/Scheduler Job Requirements

  • Proven experience as production planner;
  • Excellent knowledge of production planning and quality control principles;
  • Experience in MRP II (Manufacturing resource planning);
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems;
  • Good at math and statistics;
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills;
  • Excellent communication abilities;
  • High school diploma; Further education or certification is preferred.

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