Production Scheduler and Planner - Cosmetics

Linden, New Jersey

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Industrial & Manufacturing

Job ID: 147648

Date Posted: 12/04/2019

Title:  Production Planner
Hours:  Full Time, M-F
Location:  Linden, NJ

-Minimum of 3 years of production planning experience 
-Experience managing raw material inventory for production
-Production scheduling experience (prioritizing, understanding constraints)
-Experience communicating w/ customer service, QC lab and Shipping dpt and tackling delivery issues, timelines, resolution

The production planner will take care of: 
Supply chain of raw material:
Maintaining proper level of inventory of raw material for production
Follow up with suppliers of timely delivery of raw material
Organize daily, weekly and monthly deliveries to assure uninterrupted production flow

Planning of production:
Assist the Director of Operations: 
Develop short and mid-term production schedules
In optimizing the production schedule based on customers’ priorities, and production constraints
In other ad-hoc projects for production optimization
Monitor workflow and ensure on-time production

Communicating efficiently with:
Review production specifications and identify raw material or capacity constraints
Customer service for possible issues in production affecting delivery commitments to customers
Purchasing department for timely ordering of all that is needed to support production activity 
Production staff to anticipate and resolve possible issues affecting daily activities  

Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 50 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.