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PROD PLANNER I at NSG Glass North America, Inc. in Shelbyville, Indiana

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Primary Duties:

  • Schedules the production of material through the plant to meet customer requirements and maintains inventory levels

  • Optimizes resource planning operations through reduced set ups, family scheduling, etc.

  • Identifies and acts on exceptions to demand or production schedule

  • Provide information to and coordinates with Purchasing Department to aid in the schedule for consumption of component parts and glass

  • Maintains open communication with customers, manufacturing and support personnel, and subcontractors to assure manufacturing plans are clearly understood and fulfilled

  • Assists in coordinating engineering changes

  • Participates in new product development programs

  • Interfaces with NMI/GSC and schedules pre-customer release development runs

  • Maintains accurate records and documentation for history and audit purposes

  • Supports departmental activities by serving as backup for other Materials positions as required.

  • Prepares and publishes daily and weekly schedules

  • Develops 12 week plan by part number

  • Maintains updated procedures in support of Pilkington Quality System Requirements

  • Provides assistance to Purchasing to determine material usage per part for annual blanket order estimation

  • Review work in process material status on production floor

  • Conduct weekly scheduling meetings

  • Minimizes/eliminates obsolete material

  • Participates in monthly/annual physical inventories

  • Verifies Bill of Material and Routing accuracy

  • Maintains the Material Master records

  • Conducts all business affairs in accordance with Pilkington’s business philosophy and Standards of Business Conduct

  • Responsible for following the Environmental, Quality, and Safety policies.

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Adherence to NSG Standards of Business Conduct and it’s Values and Principles


 Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field.

  • PC proficiency with Microsoft Office software

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

  • Good knowledge of plant operations

  • Must possess solid analytical skills in forecasting and anticipating production needs and capabilities.

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing situations under stress.

  • Strong interpersonal skills requiring the ability to resolve conflicting interests and obtain cooperation.

Qualifications Desired:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Business or related field

  • 3-5 years Materials/Logistics experience

  • APICS certification



  • Strategic Thinking

  • Analytical

  • Good Organizer



  • Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject

  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

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