Production Planner at ITT Inc. in Orchard Park, New York

Posted in Other 6 days ago.





Job Description:

Position Summary



ITT Enidine Inc., headquartered in Orchard Park, NY, is a premier supplier of highly engineered industrial shock absorbers and vibration isolation products as well as deceleration devices and products for motion control applications. Our products can be found in use throughout the global industrial, rotorcraft, aviation, defense and rail markets. Our broad range of products, extend equipment life, improve comfort and increase safety and reliability around the globe.ITT Control Technologies offers a very attractive benefits program. Our employees enjoy medical and dental coverage, 401K savings plan, life insurance protection, sickness and accident income protection, a generous vacation and holiday program, a tuition reimbursement program, and a program that allows you to use tax-free dollars to pay for many health care and dependent care expenses. This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee or Refugee. SUMMARYCoordinate and organize material requirements to support production needs and schedules. Coordinate and organize production schedules to satisfy sales needs. Detail planning will be necessary to insure timely deliveries of product to customers. Perform all job functions in a manner as to maximize the short term and long-term profitability of the company, ITT Enidine Inc. by reviewing data compiled to level load production and controlling inventory.

Essential Responsibilities


  • Responsible for meeting the Production Schedule for assigned product lines.
    • Run reports to review daily order input, cell production schedules.
    • Schedules daily work requirements for manufacturing work cells.
    • Review material requirements and order release quantities for component parts.

  • Performs analysis of customer ordering patterns. Determines if candidate for replenishment pull/level loaded shipments.
  • Responsible for calculation and implementation of min/max or safety stock stocking process on Major accounts.
  • Sets (Plan for Every Part )PFEP for internal inventory/production to support customer demand. Adjust as needed.
  • Assume responsibility to control customer inventory levels using data collection. Set customer inventory levels and adjust as needed.
  • Responsible for monitoring customer inventory and request purchase orders to support stocking levels.
  • Work with department Supervisors, Supply Chain and personnel to assess and discuss needed changes.
  • Expedite materials indirectly through interdepartmental communication.
  • Coordinate customer orders into existing plans for material procurement and production schedules. Coordinates and expedite engineering on special product requirements and problems that might arise.
  • Coordinate material obsolescence; designs phase in and phase out of components.
  • Monitor inventory levels, on the shop floor, and in the stockroom.
  • Proactively address causes of material shortage issues, which threaten the ability to maintain production schedules.
  • Daily contact with personnel from other departments.
  • Help develop and maintain the proper atmosphere by which Enidine can implement and maintain a World Class Flexible Manufacturing System.
  • Report to management periodically progress in regards to inventory status (levels and turns), and opportunities for improvement.
  • Completes other work as assigned.


Position Requirements



Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university; with 5 years related purchasing experience and/or training OR equivalent combination of education and experience. • Should be fully proficient in MRP and inventory management skills. • Requires good negotiation, communication and organizational skills. • Must be a problem solver with demonstrated technical ability in machining and blueprint reading. • APICS and/or CPM certification preferred.• Good computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office products• Must be capable of providing project team leadership• This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee or Refugee.