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Production Scheduler Planner

Company: Meijer
Location: Lansing
Posted on: February 9, 2024

Job Description:

As a family company, we serve people and communities. When you work at Meijer, you're provided with career and community opportunities centered around leadership, personal growth and development. Consider joining our family - take care of your career and your community!

Meijer Rewards

  • Weekly pay
  • Scheduling flexibility
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid education assistance
  • care assistance
  • Team member discount
  • Development programs for advancement and career growth

    Please review the job profile below and apply today!

    Co-leads the planning, implementation and issuance of production schedules for assigned manufacturing work area(s). Resolves production schedule conflicts and orders raw material to fill customer orders. Practices 200% Safety Accountability (Self and Others).

    What You'll be Doing:
    • Plans and executes long term business objectives by creating production schedules to fill all customer orders
    • Manages inventory and ordering of raw stock, finished goods and packaging supplies. Interacts directly with the Purchasing group and vendors
    • Tracks current orders through communication with vendors and distributors to ensure timely delivery
    • Researches discrepancies in orders and works with vendors to expedite deliveries as needed to maintain production schedules.
    • Updates all pricing changes received from vendors.
    • Works with vendors to negotiate pricing and evaluates competitive pricing as needed.
    • Works closely with Merchandise Planning teams for optimal coverage of changing trends, sales, promotions and major timelines. Orders accordingly and adjusts production schedules based on those needs
    • Responsible for new item set-up at the plant, working with all support groups such as PD, R&D, IT and Regulatory/Compliance.
    • This job profile is not meant to be all inclusive of the responsibilities of this position; may perform other duties as assigned or required

      What You Bring with You (Qualifications):
      • Bachelor's Degree preferred or equivalent relative experience
      • Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) and/or ordering/scheduling experience is highly desirable.
      • 1-3 years of prior purchasing experience required
      • Prior leadership experience is preferred
      • Ability to become proficient with multiple systems used throughout Meijer Manufacturing
      • Proficient computer knowledge, including Microsoft Office products
      • Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills
      • Strong organizational skills

Keywords: Meijer, Lansing , Production Scheduler Planner, Professions , Lansing, Michigan

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